Reducing the impact of plastics in the marine environments that surround us.
Defending our oceans from challenges threatening the vitality of the ecosystem.
Working with decision-makers to ensure full and fair beach access for all to enjoy.
Taking on issues that threaten our beaches and natural shorelines.
Protecting the health and sustainability of our planet's most precious resource.
The Surfrider Foundation is dedicated to the protection and enjoyment of the world’s ocean, waves and beaches, for all people, through a powerful activist network.
The Newport Chapter of Surfrider Foundation Blue-Water Task Force is a volunteer-run, water-testing, education and advocacy program. Our goal is simple: to monitor and protect the areas where we want to play.
Because hey, who wants to get sick from playing in the ocean?