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Faces of the Reserve: Vicente Yazbek
Vicente Yazbek, raised in the waters of the Bahía de Todos Santos WSR, sits down with Save The Waves to discuss how the WSR platform is helping shape his community.

Life Is A Wave returns to 111 Minna in San Francisco the 14th of June, 2013.

Chile Se Une para Agua y Comunidades Limpias
Chilenos se unieron el 23 de Marzo y recogieron mas de 4,500 kilos de basura de la costa de Chile.

2da Edición de "Unidos Por Aguas Limpias" Listo Para Éxito
22 sitios en 10 regiones están dispuestos a participar en la campaña de limpieza de playa nacional el 23 de marzo de 2013 en Chile.

Save The Waves Film Festival 2011
This is Save The Waves Film Festival 2011. Visit for the most recent festival event information.

Keeping Coast to screen in San Francisco

film screens tomorrow as part of the World Oceans Day Film Festival at Victoria Theatre in the Mission District

Environmental Film Festival
Save The Waves hosts the Wild & Scenic Environmental Film Festival at the Clif Bar headquaters in Berkeley, California on October 23, 2008

Trestles Still Needs Your Help
Please help save one of California's most treasured waves. This may be the most important thing you do this year. Please take a moment to help.

Salsa Brava Saved!
La Escuelita and potentially Salsa Brava in the port town of Puerto Viejo in Costa Rica, were saved the other day when the project was put on hold for "inconvenient circumstances."

New Petition Letter to support Whangamata
Please sign the campaign letter to Trevor Mallard, Minister of the Environment to voice your opposition to the marina project. You can make all the difference.

Sweet Swedish Victory
Swedish surfer-activists and Save The Waves celebrate the rejection of a proposed harbor extension to Molle harbor, Sweden.

Protesters Occupy Whangamata Marina Site
The Whangamata Marina construction site has been occupied by local iwi and surfers who say the project will have detrimental effects on the natural environment, including the surfing wave at the famed Whangamata sandbar, as well as the displacement of the

Santos Del Mar, Chile
Surfers for Cetaceans, Save The Waves Coalition, Dave Rastovich and Ramon Navarro team up to protect an endangered surfing area and its ecosystem.

STW Teams Up With
Save The Waves Coalition goes carbon free with,and aims to promote carbon offsetting to the surfing community.

Grant McIntosh talks about Whanga Bar
Simon Miller talks to Whangamata resident and Surfbreak Protection Society member Grant Macintosh about the latest twist in what Simon likes to call "the Byzantine plotting" of the Whangamata Marina.

Barcelona Surf Community Stronger Than Ever
For over three years Barcelona's surf community has been the leading opposition group against the city's proposal to armor the last stretch of natural coastline, which will bury the last of Barcelona's waves.

Victory for Trestles
The California Coastal Commission struck down plans for new toll road that woudl have greatly impacted the Trestles environment.

2nd Annual "Moda Por El Mar" Rocks Santiago, Chile
With over 400 people in attendance, Save The Waves Coalition and Proplaya presented Fashion for the Ocean (Moda por el Mar) at the Ex-Oz disco in Santiago, a fundraiser party to benefit the two organizations' non-profit activities in Chile.

Salsipuedes, Baja, Mexico Access Closed
Public road access to one of Baja's best waves has been closed.

New Surf Economics Blog
Chad Nelson, Environmental Director at Surfrider Foundation has a new blog - "$URF ECONOMIC$