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Surfrider Foundation begins removal of artificial surfing reef off coast of Southern California

On September 30, a professional dive and engineering crew began the removal process of the artificial surfing reef off the coast of El Segundo, CA....

Surfrider Foundation begins removal of artificial surfing reef off coast of Southern California
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Save The Waves Releases 'Surfonomics' Mundaka Study

Save The Waves Coalition announced the release of its first Surfonomics study, to measure the economic value of the surfing wave at Mundaka to the...

Save The Waves Releases 'Surfonomics' Mundaka Study
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Alec Cooke Completes Keep the Ocean Blue Island Swim

Hawaii Big Wave Surfer Alec ‘Ace’ Cooke completes ‘Keep the Ocean Blue’ Around Oahu Swim in 10 Days Watch the video highlights here! Hawaii Big Wave...

Alec Cooke Completes Keep the Ocean Blue Island Swim
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A Message from Surfrider...

Thank you! We did it AGAIN – we made a huge impression on decision makers with close to 3,000 Save Trestles campaigners attending the Secretary...

A Message from Surfrider...
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Save the Date to Save Trestles

The fight for Trestles is not over. There is a Secretary of Commerce hearing coming up this Monday and the Save Trestles campaign need...

Save the Date to Save Trestles
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Sean Nevett Pledges US$75,000 to SurfAid International

Californian businessman and surfer, Sean Nevett, has pledged US$75,000 to SurfAid International for their Water and Sanitation (Watsan) project in Nias, off the coast of...

Sean Nevett Pledges US$75,000 to SurfAid International
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SurfAid International Delivers Clean Water to Nias Communities

SurfAid International is delivering clean water to Nias communities – some for the first time – after completing 99 water projects on the island which...

SurfAid International Delivers Clean Water to Nias Communities
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Ocean Minded Hosts First Beach Clean Up in Japan

Ocean Minded has hosted several international beach clean ups throughout the summer in a continued effort to protect beaches worldwide; however, on August 12th the...

Ocean Minded Hosts First Beach Clean Up in Japan
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Patagonia Launches 'Vote The Environment' Campaign

Patagonia, the outdoor apparel company, has formally launched its ‘Vote The Environment’ campaign in advance of the presidential election this November 2008. The aggressive three-part...

Patagonia Launches 'Vote The Environment' Campaign
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SAS Makes Beaches Barefoot Friendly

SAS’s Nationwide Beach Cleaning Tour, Coming To A Beach Near You! Surfers Against Sewage (SAS) have teamed up with Barefoot Wine to launch a nationwide beach...

SAS Makes Beaches Barefoot Friendly
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Ocean Minded Hosts Jeffrey’s Bay Beach Clean Up

In a continued effort to take their ‘No One Likes A Dirty Beach’ campaign around the globe, Ocean Minded teamed up with Rocking The Daisies...

Ocean Minded Hosts Jeffrey’s Bay Beach Clean Up
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Rip Curl Cup Set to Go Despite Shipwreck at Padang Padang

Padang Padang’s new resident shipwreck is now off the surfing reef and wedged into the rocks facing the surf break. Daily physical efforts from Bali-based...

Rip Curl Cup Set to Go Despite Shipwreck at Padang Padang
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Supertubes Surfing Foundation Launches Online Petition

The Supertubes Surfing Foundation has started an online petition, opposing the building of a nuclear power plant close to Jeffreys Bay. Due to massive interest...

Supertubes Surfing Foundation Launches Online Petition
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Stranded Boat Pollutes Bali Surf Break

Ghost Ship Crashes the Rip Curl Cup opening ceremony Words: Lorca Lueras An abandoned Taiwanese fishing boat smashed into the reef of the famous Balinese wave Padang...

Stranded Boat Pollutes Bali Surf Break
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GWA Winner awarded MBE

SAS founder awarded MBE for services to the environment. Chris Hines, winner of the TSP Green Wave Award (2006) and one of the UK’s most inspiring...

GWA Winner awarded MBE
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Save Trestles Campaign Update

Although a huge turn-out for the 241 toll road hearing in April won Save Trestles Supporters a substantial victory, road builders are now appealing the...

Save Trestles Campaign Update
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SIMA's Waterman's Weekend Aids Environmental Groups

SIMA’s 19th annual Waterman’s Weekend benefits 17 environmental organizations. The Surf Industry Manufacturers Association (SIMA) Environmental Fund has announced the 17 ocean-environmental organizations named as beneficiaries...

SIMA's Waterman's Weekend Aids Environmental Groups
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Surfers' Covert Film Exposes Plastic Pellet Beach Litter

This World Environment Day, Surfers Against Sewage (SAS) investigators released a film that exposes poor industry practice from ‘plastic injection moulding factories’, which is leading...

Surfers' Covert Film Exposes Plastic Pellet Beach Litter
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Dr Tony Butt's Travel Survey

Our oceanography editor Dr. Tony Butt is conducting some research for his upcoming book and magazine articles, and we’re asking TSP readers to help by...

Dr Tony Butt's Travel Survey
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Save The Waves Teams Up With Carbonfund

Save The Waves aims to promote Carbon Offsetting to the Surfing Community Save The Waves Coalition has announced that it is offsetting its carbon emissions through...

Save The Waves Teams Up With Carbonfund
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Make a BLUE Environment Pledge

The BLUE Climate and Oceans Project have launched a project to encourage people to make a BLUE Pledge – a simple promise made online to...

Make a BLUE Environment Pledge
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Ben Skinner Joins The BLUE Climate & Oceans Project

Ben Skinner, one of the UK’s most talented and accomplished surfers, has joined The BLUE Climate & Oceans Project. Acting as an ambassador for The BLUE...

Ben Skinner Joins The BLUE Climate & Oceans Project
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Mexico To Tag Sharks After Deadly Attacks on Surfers

Biologists in Mexico plan to tag hundreds of sharks off the Pacific Coast to help understand the cause of a rare spate of deadly attacks...

Mexico To Tag Sharks After Deadly Attacks on Surfers
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Ocean Minded Hosts Beach Clean-Up

Ocean Minded teamed up with the Association of Volleyball Professionals (AVP) and the Dig 4 Kids Educational Foundation on June 4th to clean up...

Ocean Minded Hosts Beach Clean-Up