Archive for 2013

Participate in a Day Without a Bag

December 27th, 2013

Surfrider will be hosting its own Day Without a Bag on January 14th from 4-8pm. Locations are Pancho Villa’s Farmers Market, 3245 El Cajon Blvd, San Diego, CA 92104. And Northgate Market Barrio Logan, 1950 Main St. Come… more »

Attend the January CA Coastal Commission Meeting

December 26th, 2013

Join us on Thursday, January 9th at the California Coastal Commission meeting to stand up for our oceans, waves and beaches as well as the Coastal Act! We will have an opportunity to provide comments on the recently… more »

County Water Authority Releases Master Plan for Comment

December 26th, 2013

Join us on Thursday, January 9th at 6pm at the County Water Authority, 4677 Overland Ave, for the public hearing on the recently released County Water Authority Master Plan, Climate Action Plan and the associated EIR. Sign up here… more »

January Chapter Meeting Featuring Shored Up

December 23rd, 2013

Join us for our first quarterly chapter meeting of the year on Wednesday, January 22nd from 6:30-8:30pm at the newly renovated Karl Strauss Tasting Room, located at 5985 Santa Fe Street. Guests will receive one free taster courtesy… more »

Coastkeeper and Surfrider Tally 2013 Beach Cleanup Data

December 16th, 2013

December 16, 2013 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact Info: Jamie Ortiz, JOCommunications, 858-337-7466, 2013 Year in Review: Coastkeeper, Surfrider Tally San Diego Beach Cleanup Data Cardiff State Beach replaces Mission Beach as dirtiest beach in San Diego County… more »

Will sand replenishment destroy our beaches?

December 16th, 2013

The Seaside Courier recently published a commentary by two of the Beach Preservation’s Committee Members (excerpted below): “The Solana Beach and Encinitas coastline is renowned for its surf and beauty. These valued resources have attracted millions of beach… more »

Coastal Commission approves Pismo Beach seawall plan

December 13th, 2013

Pismo Beach officials say the seawall is necessary to protect the St. Andrews sewage pumping station, located 12 feet from the edge of the bluff on Seacliff Drive at Baker Avenue, near Memory Park in Shell Beach.  The U.S…. more »

San Diego Environmental Orgs Join Forces to Kick Butts throughout Mission Hills

December 11th, 2013

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE DATE 12/11/13 Contact: Dukes Wooters Surfrider Foundation, San Diego County Chapter E-Mail: Phone: 610-316-8391 Contact: Morgan Justice-Black I Love A Clean San Diego E-Mail: Phone: 619-890-4154 San Diego Environmental Orgs Join… more »

A Message from Our Chair…

December 11th, 2013

Dear Surfrider Supporter, As we reach the end of 2013, I think it’s important to reflect on the impact we’ve had in carrying out our mission, to protect our oceans, waves, and beaches here in San Diego County…. more »

Coastal Commission releases Draft Sea-Level Rise Policy Guidance

December 9th, 2013

Sea Level Rise (SLR) will inevitably impact coastal resources. Fortunately the Coastal Commission is taking climate change seriously and has recently released a draft SLR Guidance document. This document will help local municipalities and planning agencies implement policy changes… more »