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Friday Jul 25 | The Campbell Reporter

Surfers to Khosla: Foundation tried to negotiate over Martin's Beach for years

On July 16, San Mateo County Superior Court Judge Barbara J. Mallach heard closing arguments in a case over public access to Martin's Beach, a treasured beach and surf spot south of Half Moon Bay.


Related Topix: San Mateo County, CA, Half Moon Bay, CA, Charitable Organizations, San Mateo, CA, Opinion

Wed Jul 23, 2014

CKNW News Talk 980

Environmental group wants microbeads banned to protect beaches

When it comes to your body wash or toothpaste, if it's got grit, a B.C. group wants it banned.


Related Topix: Charitable Organizations

Fri Jul 18, 2014

Business Journal

VC Khosla accuses Surfrider of 'blackmail' in fight over access to his Martin's Beach

Vinod Khosla, owner and founder of Khosla Ventures, says Surfrider and the Coastal Commission are attempting to blackmail him over closing public access to Martins Beach.


Related Topix: Startups, Khosla Ventures, San Mateo County, CA, San Mateo, CA, Charitable Organizations

Wed Jul 16, 2014

CBS Local

Fate Of Martins Beach In Judge's Hands- Will Decide If Public Can Access Private Land

A San Mateo County Superior Court judge will decide the future of whether or not the public will be able to access a privately-owned beach that was bought in 2008 and eventually fenced off.


Related Topix: San Mateo County, CA, Charitable Organizations, US News, US Supreme Court

Mon Jul 14, 2014


Someone to Know: Refugio Surfer Brenna Simms

A young surfer from Refugio is asking for one thing for her birthday. She has set up a Go Fund Me account for money to donate to the Surfrider Foundation.


Related Topix: Charitable Organizations

The Moultrie News

Volunteers make Folly 'barefoot friendly'

Barefoot Wine Beach Rescue Project, a national partnership with the Surfrider Foundation to help keep America's beaches 'barefoot friendly,' came back to Folly Beach for the third year in a row.


Related Topix: Charitable Organizations, Folly Beach, SC

Fri Jul 11, 2014

The Florida Times-Union

Cigarette butts the most prevalent form of trash at the Beaches

A cluster of used cigarette filters on the sand last weekend in Jacksonville Beach and discarded cigarette butts near a shower station in Neptune Beach.

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Related Topix: Neptune Beach, FL, Charitable Organizations, Atlantic Beach, FL, Home Depot, Retail, Household Products

Tue Jul 08, 2014


JetBlue Supports Ocean Protection

JetBlue Airways is lending a hand to Surfrider Foundation, a non-profit dedicated to the protection and enjoyment of the world's oceans and beaches.


Related Topix: Transportation, Airlines, JetBlue Airways, Charitable Organizations, Non-Profit

Mon Jul 07, 2014

The Olympian

Marine plastic researcher will discuss issue at Surfrider Foundation meeting Thursday

Peter Hodum, a biology professor and researcher at the University of Puget Sound, will talk about marine plastic debris and its impact on Puget Sound at Thursday's meeting of the Surfrider Foundation.


Related Topix: Charitable Organizations, University of Puget Sound, Tacoma, WA

Sat Jul 05, 2014


Local beaches set for post-holiday cleanup

At 8 a.m., volunteers with the Surfrider Foundation will pick up garbage at the Ocean Beach Pier, Belmont Park in Mission Beach, Crystal Pier at Pacific Beach and the Oceanside Harbor beach.


Related Topix: Charitable Organizations, 9

Fri Jul 04, 2014

Hispanic Business

JetBlue Announces Partnership With the Surfrider Foundation; Airline...

The region now makes up one-third of the airline's route network. Therefore, the environmental health and natural appearance of destinations' shorelines have a direct impact on the airline's core business.


Related Topix: Charitable Organizations, Transportation, Airlines, JetBlue Airways, Non-Profit

Thu Jul 03, 2014

Bellingham Herald

Bellingham, Birch Bay beach cleanups set for July 5

Northwest Straits Chapter of the Surfrider Foundation is holding an interpretive walk from 1 to 2 p.m. followed by a beach cleanup from 2 to 4 p.m. at Locust Beach, also known as Whirlwind Beach.


Related Topix: Birch Bay, WA, Charitable Organizations, Bellingham, WA

Wed Jul 02, 2014

The San Diego Union-Tribune

Beach cleanups planned for holiday weekend

A volunteer with the Surfrider Foundation cleaning up Pacific Beach after the Fourth of July.


Related Topix: San Diego, CA, Charitable Organizations, Life, Holidays, 4th of July, Mission Beach (San Diego, CA), Carlsbad, CA


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