Guarda do Embaú Approved as Next World Surfing Reserve
Now the 9th WSR, Guarda do Embaú is home to a world-class wave that breaks consistently year-round and is known as one of the best surf spots in Brazil.
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Huanchaco Granted Federal Protection
Peruvian World Surfing Reserve achieves federal protection through historic ‘Ley de Rompientes’ law.
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Australia's Gold Coast Dedicated
On March 8th, 16 kilometers of the Gold Coast were officially designated as the 8th World Surfing Reserve.
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Lobos Por Siempre.
Support the efforts of Save The Waves and local community activists to preserve the iconic Punta de Lobos as the next World Surfing Reserve. #LobosPorSiempre
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Conserving the world's best surfing destinations.
World Surfing Reserves provides an innovative model for proactive coastal conservation.
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Santa Cruz WSR: A True Community Effort
World Surfing Reserve launches Cowell's Working Group
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WORLD SURFING RESERVES

World Surfing Reserves, a program of Save The Waves, proactively identifies, designates and preserves outstanding waves, surf zones and surrounding environments around the world. The program serves as a global model for preserving wave breaks and their surrounding areas by recognizing and protecting the key environmental, cultural, economic and community attributes of surfing areas.

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