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Become A Member Today!

Join our network of ocean protectors and coastal defenders and become a sustaining member of the San Diego chapter of the Surfrider Foundation. Starting NOW, there is no minimum donation to become a member.

Show your support for the protection of San Diego’s 72 miles of coastline—including marine life like these pregnant Long Beaked Common Dolphins spotted off of Mission Beach.



Our Mission

Where the land meets the sea

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.


Clean Border Water Now

Turning the Tide on Water Pollution

Our Clean Border Water Now (CBWN) Manager reviews our 2022 accomplishments, and looks ahead to this year's opportunities to advance our priority clean water campaign.

Our Programs

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Featured Program

Ocean Friendly Restaurants

Reduce plastic at the source, and help educate local restaurants on dining best practices to keep eating out ocean friendly.

Our Network

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Join Our Network

We're always looking for volunteers to help affect change locally. Join us.

The Surfrider Foundation is committed to fostering a just, equitable, diverse and inclusive organization for all people who protect and enjoy the world’s ocean, waves and beaches.

Support Surfrider

Your support will help us get one step closer to our vision of protecting 100% of our coasts.