Archive for December, 2012

Surfrider San Diego and the California Native Plant Society working together to promote “Ocean Friendly” Gardening

December 31st, 2012

Surfrider San Diego’s Ocean Friendly Garden’s (OFG) chair Susan Krzywicki recently wrote a great article about how the San Diego chapters of Surfrider and the California Native Plant Society (CNPS) can work together to help promote the benefits of “ocean friendly”… more »

Water Authority to pay for turf removal…

December 31st, 2012

Check out the turf removal rebates from the County Water Authority here. Rip out your lawn and replace it with an Ocean Friendly Garden!! A recent article from the UT on the rebate can be seen here.   more »

Statewide coverage of local beach nourishment and Surfrider’s surf monitoring study

December 31st, 2012

Check out this recent article in the Sacramento Bee, which summarizes the implications of large beach nourishment projects and highlights Surfrider San Diego’s surf monitoring study. more »

Learn about the Los Peñasquitos Lagoon

December 17th, 2012

Join us for our first chapter meeting of the year on Wednesday, January 16th from 7-8:30pm at the SDG&E Energy Innovation Center, located at 4760 Clairemont Mesa Blvd San Diego, CA 92117. Our guest speaker will be Mike… more »

Make your New Year’s Resolution to Become a Core Volunteer!

December 17th, 2012

Have you been wanting to get involved with our chapter, but don’t know where to start?  Are you already signed up to volunteer, but want to know more about the Surfrider Foundation, what we do and how you… more »

Sign up for the Garden Assistance Party (GAP) on January 13th!

December 13th, 2012

Join us for a Garden Assistance Party on Sunday, January 13th from 9:30am-3:30pm in Sunset Cliffs. This is the final component of our three-part Ocean Friendly Garden Series, which teaches homeowners how to reduce their water use, save… more »

Tijuana River Valley

December 12th, 2012

Written by  Dan Murphy  This is part 4 of a 5 part series of results from our water monitoring lab. This post was written by the folks over at Surfrider Foundation, San Diego Chapter. If you haven’t read… more »

December Rise Above Plastics Committee Meeting Summary

December 12th, 2012

We covered many topics at tonights meeting and it felt good to get back in touch with fellow activists and meet some new ones. Devin hailing from Seattle, WA was a fresh face at tonight’s meeting and brought several… more »

Local Surfrider Foundation Activist Featured in 92009 Magazine

December 11th, 2012

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South San Diego Water Quality Workshop

December 11th, 2012

On Thursday, December 13th join the Surfrider Foundation San Diego Chapter, WiLDCOAST, San Diego County Department of Environmental Health and Imperial Beach Lifeguards for a water quality workshop. Learn about the water quality testing that influences beach closures… more »