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Savannah Morning News
Despite harm to turtles, Sea Island rock groin can be builtDecember over the objections of wildlife officials, coastal geologists and loca
Despite harm to turtles, Sea Island rock groin can be built
Savannah Morning News / Posted an hour ago
December over the objections of wildlife officials, coastal geologists and local residents of nearby St. Simons Island. The Surfrider Foundation, One Hundred Miles and the Altamaha Riverkeeper appealed the Shore Protection permit. "We are... Read more
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BC Local News
Pacific Rim National Park celebrates volunteers with cleanupmassive cleanup and celebration this weekend to clear its shores and cheer its
Pacific Rim National Park celebrates volunteers with cleanup
BC Local News / Posted yesterday
massive cleanup and celebration this weekend to clear its shores and cheer its volunteers. The Park has partnered with the Surfrider Foundation, Ucluelet Aquarium and Vancouver Island University to bring West Coast locals and visitors a day’s worth... Read more
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The Jacksonville Daily News
Public debate of beachfront property rights case highstrong interest in the matter. Amicus briefs were also filed by tourism leaders
Public debate of beachfront property rights case high
The Jacksonville Daily News / Posted 7 days ago
strong interest in the matter. Amicus briefs were also filed by tourism leaders, the North Carolina Coastal Federation; the Surfrider Foundation; and state agencies and entities such as the Coastal Resources Commission, Department of Natural... Read more
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Orange County Register
25 things to do in O.C. this weekend (Aug. 19-21)BENEFIT: Left Coast Brewing Co. is hosting an ocean theme art show to benefit f
25 things to do in O.C. this weekend (Aug. 19-21)
Orange County Register / Posted 7 days ago
BENEFIT: Left Coast Brewing Co. is hosting an ocean theme art show to benefit for the south Orange County chapter of the Surfrider Foundation. The event is from 4 to 8 p.m. Sunday at 1245 Puerta del Sol, San Clemente, will include live music.... Read more
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WBGO-FM Newark
BIll Would Double State Allocation For Shore Protection Fundthe 50 percent of the coast that was not protected by these type of projects su
BIll Would Double State Allocation For Shore Protection Fund
WBGO-FM Newark / Posted 8 days ago
the 50 percent of the coast that was not protected by these type of projects suffered severe damage." John Weber with the Surfrider Foundation questions what the state is getting for its money. “I don’t think that we’re getting the protection... Read more
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Orange County Register
Dana Point backs plan for gates at set times at Strand Beachthe Headlands gated community. The settlement followed six years of litigation
Dana Point backs plan for gates at set times at Strand Beach
Orange County Register / Posted 8 days ago
the Headlands gated community. The settlement followed six years of litigation among the city, the Coastal Commission and Surfrider Foundation over beach access. The dispute began in 2009, when Dana Point officials approved an ordinance to limit... Read more
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The Maui News
County moves closer to acquiring ‘Jaws’ landhas a task force to discuss the future of the property. Community members such
County moves closer to acquiring ‘Jaws’ land
The Maui News / Posted 10 days ago
has a task force to discuss the future of the property. Community members such as those from groups Malama Hamakua Maui, Surfrider Foundation and others testifying Tuesday noted that they have met to discuss what the future could hold for the... Read more
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Oak Bay News
Knee deep in plastic on Caddy Bay beachknow just how much plastic there is, and it’s the small plastics that are of gr
Knee deep in plastic on Caddy Bay beach
Oak Bay News / Posted 11 days ago
know just how much plastic there is, and it’s the small plastics that are of great concern, says Lynn Wharram of the local Surfrider Foundation chapter. “Cadboro beach is one of the worst around, it’s full of micro plastics,” she says. “For a... Read more
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The Courier Mail
Busking her way to the world stagegenerous people get behind me as well.” Indeed Pacha is a big believer in rall
Busking her way to the world stage
The Courier Mail / Posted 12 days ago
generous people get behind me as well.” Indeed Pacha is a big believer in rallying around a cause. An ambassador for the Surfrider Foundation, she was also heavily involved in the campaign to have the southern Gold Coast listed as a World Surfing... Read more
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BC Local News
Colossal cleanup effort in Pacific Rim National ParkDebris Committee, Living Oceans Society, Nuu-chah-nulth Tribal Council, Distric
Colossal cleanup effort in Pacific Rim National Park
BC Local News / Posted 15 days ago
Debris Committee, Living Oceans Society, Nuu-chah-nulth Tribal Council, District of Ucluelet, Ocean Legacy Foundation, and Surfrider Foundation are all on board to participate. “All the different clean up groups are getting out there and doing as... Read more
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Columbia Star
City SnippetsAdministration. Folly takes aim at butts The South Carolina Department of Hea
City Snippets
Columbia Star / Posted 16 days ago
Administration. Folly takes aim at butts The South Carolina Department of Health and Environmental Control, Folly Green, Surfrider Foundation, NOAA, and National Marine Sanctuary Foundation are studying Folly Beach’s chronic problem of cigarette... Read more
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Orange County Register
Coastal Commission bills banning members from private meetings on pending projects could dieadvocate. The ex parte ban wouldn’t solely affect developers, noted attorney M
Coastal Commission bills banning members from private meetings on pending projects could die
Orange County Register / Posted 16 days ago
advocate. The ex parte ban wouldn’t solely affect developers, noted attorney Mark Massara, who previously represented the Surfrider Foundation before the coastal panel and frequently urges commissioners to reject development proposals. Opposition... Read more
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Live 5 News Charleston
Folly Beach passes first reading of plastic bag banprohibit the distribution of expanded polystyrene coolers." The ordinance was
Folly Beach passes first reading of plastic bag ban
Live 5 News Charleston / Posted 17 days ago
prohibit the distribution of expanded polystyrene coolers." The ordinance was introduced by the Charleston Chapter of the Surfrider Foundation and the S.C. Coastal Conservation League "in an effort to protect the pristine Folly Beach... Read more
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Live 5 News Charleston
Folly Beach City Council to vote on plastic bag banexpanded polystyrene coolers." A July press release indicates the ordinance as
Folly Beach City Council to vote on plastic bag ban
Live 5 News Charleston / Posted 18 days ago
expanded polystyrene coolers." A July press release indicates the ordinance as introduced by the Charleston Chapter of the Surfrider Foundation and the S.C. Coastal Conservation League "in an effort to protect the pristine Folly Beach... Read more
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Namibia Economist
The effects of surfers on local economiescan help fight developments like sea walls that threaten to mess up the waves.
The effects of surfers on local economies
Namibia Economist / Posted 19 days ago
can help fight developments like sea walls that threaten to mess up the waves. Surfonomics, pioneered by Chad Nelsen of the Surfrider Foundation, normally estimates a wave’s worth by surveying how much surfers splash out on food, drink and lodgings... Read more
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The Maui News
Ocean Heroes Awards’ gala is black tie and board shortsfarms. Suggested attire is black tie and board shorts. The cost is $100 per pe
Ocean Heroes Awards’ gala is black tie and board shorts
The Maui News / Posted 23 days ago
farms. Suggested attire is black tie and board shorts. The cost is $100 per person. All proceeds will benefit the Surfrider Foundation Maui to protect coastlines and the marine environment. There are more than 37,000 members in the U.S.... Read more
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Silicon Valley
Martins Beach: Coastal Commission joins lawsuit against Vinod Khoslapillar of the investor's legal argument. The commission announced Monday it ha
Martins Beach: Coastal Commission joins lawsuit against Vinod Khosla
Silicon Valley / Posted 25 days ago
pillar of the investor's legal argument. The commission announced Monday it has filed an amicus brief in support of the Surfrider Foundation's lawsuit against Khosla, who caused a public outcry in 2010 when he locked the gate at the top of a... Read more
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Los Angeles Times
L.A.'s favorite hiking trail will reopen[Khosla] can prevail, unless the Coastal Act is declared unconstitutional,” sai
L.A.'s favorite hiking trail will reopen
Los Angeles Times / Posted 29 days ago
[Khosla] can prevail, unless the Coastal Act is declared unconstitutional,” said Mark Massara, an attorney representing the Surfrider Foundation in a lawsuit to allow access to Martins Beach. Los Angeles Times Special honor: An 8-year-old boy who... Read more
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KPBS San Diego
Radioactive Fuel Storage Not Part Of San Onofre Environmental Reporton Souther California Edison's plans to decommission San Onofre is held in Ocea
Radioactive Fuel Storage Not Part Of San Onofre Environmental Report
KPBS San Diego / Posted 30 days ago
on Souther California Edison's plans to decommission San Onofre is held in Oceanside, July 26, 2016. Rick Wilson of the Surfrider Foundation said the baseline of the EIR should not be what is on the site now, but rather what was there before the... Read more

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