What’s Happening

OFR Campaign coverage

May 21st, 2015

The OFR Campaign received a lot of great press coverage on 5/21/15 as a result of the press conference.  Check out some of the coverage below: KUSI CBS AM 760 KFMB KPBS Seaside Courier Times of San Diego Yahoo News… more »

San Diego Surfrider Foundation Launches Ocean Friendly Restaurants Campaign

May 21st, 2015

City Council President Lightner, City Council Member Cate, and San Diego Surfrider Foundation Launch Ocean Friendly Restaurants Campaign SAN DIEGO (May 20, 2015) – The Surfrider Foundation’s San Diego County Chapter has launched the Ocean Friendly Restaurants campaign, which aims to… more »

MEDIA ADVISORY: San Diego Surfrider to Unveil Ocean Friendly Restaurants Campaign

May 20th, 2015

SAN DIEGO (May 20, 2015) – The Surfrider Foundation’s San Diego County Chapter, along with City Council President Sherri Lightner and City Council Member Chris Cate, will hold a news conference at 9:30 a.m. this morning to unveil the… more »

Update on City of San Diego Bag Ban

May 19th, 2015

With SB270 (CA bag ban) on hold, the City of San Diego is moving forward in the process to pass a plastic bag ban of their own. We confirmed this with the Mayor’s office in late February, in… more »

No Border Sewage Relaunch Party

May 19th, 2015

The environmental issues in the Tijuana River Valley that impact the San Diego/Tijuana border region, at times, seem to be insurmountable. The issues are complex and they don’t just impact our ocean, waves and beaches. There are significant… more »


Burger Lounge

May 15th, 2015

All Over San Diego – Welcome Burger Lounge to the Ocean Friendly Restaurants program.  Burger Lounge is an eco-conscious, fast-casual burger concept dedicated to using healthful ingredients sourced from sustainable environments. Founded in 2007 by J. Dean Loring… more »

No BS Cleanup – June 28

May 11th, 2015

The No Border Sewage (No BS) Committee is hosting a Cleanup at the Dairy Mart Road Bridge, on June 28th from 8am-12pm.  Join us and be a part of the solution to the trash problem in the Tijuana… more »

Desal is not the answer!

May 6th, 2015

With mandatory water restrictions now in effect across the state, seawater desalination may seem more attractive than ever. Why restrict car washes and landscape watering when there’s an ocean of water just offshore, and all you have to… more »

Volkswagon Van by Ana Phelps

May 6th, 2015

Ana Phelps has traveled the world taking photos, and her work has been featured in the “Getty Image Bank,” “Corbis,” and many other agencies. Her pieces can be found at local places in San Diego, including Bliss 101 in… more »

‘Wizard of Oz’ by Sean Dietrich

May 5th, 2015

The Art Gala is right around the corner!  If you haven’t gotten your tickets yet, make sure you do because we have sold out the past 2 years.  This year is expected to be no different as we… more »