Reducing the impact of plastics in the marine environments that surround us.
Defending our ocean from challenges threatening the vitality of the ecosystem.
Working with decision-makers to ensure full and fair beach access for all to enjoy.
Taking on issues that threaten our beaches and natural shorelines.
Protecting the health and sustainability of our planet's most precious resource.
The Surfrider Foundation is dedicated to the protection and enjoyment of the world’s ocean, waves and beaches, for all people, through a powerful activist network.
Please sign our petition calling on Governor Newsom and President Biden to declare a state of emergency in order to access additional resources required to address the egregious contamination at our border beaches.
Our North County plastic policy volunteer lead reflects on our recent foam + bag ban victory in Oceanside, and how she involved local youth in the effort from day one.