Save The Waves Coalition

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Bundoran Peak, Ireland [SAVED! - PAST CAMPAIGN]
Bundoran Peak, Ireland [SAVED! - PAST CAMPAIGN]
Surfers in Ireland rejoice after scoring a sound victory against big developers who wanted to place a marina over their surf spot.

Cane Garden Bay, British Virgin Islands [SAVED! - PAST CAMPAIGN]
Cane Garden Bay, British Virgin Islands [SAVED! - PAST CAMPAIGN]
The Chief Minister of the British Virgin Islands stated in a press conference on April 4, 2006, that no breakwater will be built in Cane Garden Bay.

Escalera Nautica, Mexico [PAST CAMPAIGN]
Escalera Nautica, Mexico [PAST CAMPAIGN]
The "nautical staircase" that was to place 22 marinas along the coast of Baja California reached yet another stumbling block.

La Escuelita / Salsa Brava, Costa Rica [SAVED! - PAST CAMPAIGN]
La Escuelita / Salsa Brava, Costa Rica [SAVED! - PAST CAMPAIGN]
The 40 million dollar project has been archived due to "inconvenient circumstances". The coral reef, which was claimed to be dead by developers, was found to be alive...

La Enramada, Tenerife, Spain [SAVED! - PAST CAMPAIGN]
La Enramada, Tenerife, Spain [SAVED! - PAST CAMPAIGN]
Representatives from Save The Waves Coalition returned from a diplomatic environmental mission to the Canary Islands, succeeding in an effort to protect and possibly enhance...

Pavones, Costa Rica
Pavones, Costa Rica
The Costa Rican government has dismissed the proposed tuna farm project off the shore of Golfo Dulce, Costa Rica. The project would have had a significant negative impact on the water quality and aquatic life around the famed left hand point break.

La Herradura, Peru [SAVED! - PAST CAMPAIGN]
La Herradura, Peru [SAVED! - PAST CAMPAIGN]
Save The Waves and Peruvian surfers scored a resounding victory in early November 2004 when GREMCO developers agreed to scrap a marina proposal at La Herradura, a perfect left point break near the capitol city of Lima.

Playa Teta, Panama [ALL QUIET FOR NOW]
Playa Teta, Panama [ALL QUIET FOR NOW]
All seems quiet on the Rio Teta after Save the Waves' director, Will Henry, visited the site last June. While the threat on a dam still looms pending the result of an independent...

Playa Yankee, Nicaragua [SAVED!]
Playa Yankee, Nicaragua [SAVED!]
Just south of the town of San Juan del Sur, Nicaragua, Playa Yankee is a local favorite that spits out perfect, hollow barrels when conditions are right. This ocean playground and its surrounding beach is under threat from the proposed construction of...

Rancho Santana, Nicaragua [SAVED! - PAST CAMPAIGN]
Rancho Santana, Nicaragua [SAVED! - PAST CAMPAIGN]
An epic surf spot at Playa Santana, Nicaragua, was threatened by a beachside development, with plans to alter the Playa Santana River...

South Stradbroke Island, Queensland, Australia [SAVED!]
South Stradbroke Island, Queensland, Australia [SAVED!]
The proposal for a cruise ship terminal appears to have been scrapped, according to the Government of Queensland, Australia

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