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Swimmers' Sunscreen Killing Off Coral

Words by: Ker Than for National Geographic News The sunscreen that you dutifully slather on before a swim on the beach may be protecting your body—but...

Swimmers' Sunscreen Killing Off Coral
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Capeboatworks and Magic Seaweed Deliver Grain's Home Grown Surfboard Kits

Grain Home Grown Surfboard kits have been in growing demand from Australia and Europe since they first started shipping them over a year ago. But...

Capeboatworks and Magic Seaweed Deliver Grain's Home Grown Surfboard Kits
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New Report Finds Hazardous Species Wreaking Havoc in World’s Oceans and Coasts

First Ever Global Maps Reveal Spread and Severity of Marine Invasive Species Eighty-four percent of the world’s coasts are being affected by foreign aquatic species, according...

New Report Finds Hazardous Species Wreaking Havoc in World’s Oceans and Coasts
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Japanese Whalers On the Ropes Financially

Sea Shepherd’s continuous opposition to illegal Japanese whaling is bearing fruit. There is a limit to just how deep in debt the Japanese government is...

Japanese Whalers On the Ropes Financially
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Kiribati Creates World’s Largest Marine Protected Area in Pacific Ocean

Words by Mohit Joshi The Pacific Island nation of Kiribati has established the world’s largest marine protected area as part of an effort to protect coral...

Kiribati Creates World’s Largest Marine Protected Area in Pacific Ocean
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Eco-Minded Artist Donates Song to Bonneville Environmental Foundation

FOR DONATING “WAR OUTTA PEACE,” ECO-MINDED SINGER/SONGWRITER RECEIVES 30 SOLAR “GREEN TAGS” FROM BEF TO OFFSET CO2 EMISSIONS Singer-songwriter and guitarist Tristan Prettyman and Virgin...

Eco-Minded Artist Donates Song to Bonneville Environmental Foundation
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Protect Our Dolphins Campaign

In December 2007, the UK Government stated that it is likely to allow oil and gas exploration and development in a dolphin sanctuary off the...

Protect Our Dolphins Campaign
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Environmentalists Win a Second Navy Sonar Case This Week

A federal court in San Francisco today issued a preliminary injunction limiting the area in which the U.S. Navy may train with a low-frequency sonar system, known as...

Environmentalists Win a Second Navy Sonar Case This Week
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California Coastal Commission Votes to Save Trestles

After a marathon 14-hour session, the California Coastal Commission voted 8-2 to oppose a planned toll road in Orange County after finding it was inconsistent...

California Coastal Commission Votes to Save Trestles
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Save Trestles Update

This just in from the Surfrider Foundation… Surfrider Foundation has received a copy of an addendum that was just released by the California Coastal...

Save Trestles Update
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Trestles - San Onofre Update

Using drawings from the toll road builder, a local artist has created some visual testimony to the damage that will be inflicted to San Onofre...

Trestles - San Onofre Update
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Governor Schwarzenegger Announces Support For Environmentally Harmful Road

Yesterday, Governor Arnold Schwarzenegger issued a letter in support of the proposed 241 toll road extension in South Orange County. The letter was issued just...

Governor Schwarzenegger Announces Support For Environmentally Harmful Road
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Europe's First Artificial Surf Reef Gets Green Light

Europe’s first artificial surf reef at Boscombe got the green light this week. The Marine and Fisheries Agency has granted Bournemouth Borough Council a special...

Europe's First Artificial Surf Reef Gets Green Light
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TSP's own 'Eco Warrior' wins prestigious Environmental Award

The award-winning James Pribram. Photo by Will Henry The Surfer’s Path and Save The Waves’ own ‘Eco Warrior’ – surf pro/writer/environmental campaigner, James Pribram – will...

TSP's own 'Eco Warrior' wins prestigious Environmental Award
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Eco-Warriors Tackle Spain

The Surfer’s Path’s regular activist-writers, aka ‘Eco-Warriors‘ James Pribram and Will Henry went to Spain in late October, accompanied by Dean LaTourrette, executive director...

Eco-Warriors Tackle Spain
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Surfrider Activists Defy Authorities to Fight San Francisco Oil Spill

Words: Jim Moriarty, CEO, Surfrider Foundation Last week tragedy struck California when 58,000 gallons of heavy bunker fuel spilled into the San Francisco Bay. Over the...

Surfrider Activists Defy Authorities to Fight San Francisco Oil Spill
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San Francisco Bay Oil Spill

Words by Dean LaTourrette, Executive Director, Save The Waves Coalition I wanted to update you personally about the oil spill here in the San Francisco Bay,...

San Francisco Bay Oil Spill
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Illegal Waves: Superferry Update

Words by Lanny Sinkin My personal perception is that a new wave of seriously illegal activity rose when the United States Supreme Court stopped the recount...

Illegal Waves: Superferry Update
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Dolphin Kills in Japan

Words by Dave Rastovich It seems our time in the killing cove in Taiji, has created a lot of fuss and awareness of the issue. ...

Dolphin Kills in Japan
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The Saltwater Collective

Words by Dave Rastovich One week ago a group of 30 surfers from around the world gathered to help spread the grim reality of mass...

The Saltwater Collective