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Save The Waves Coalition (STW) is an international nonprofit that works with like-minded organizations dedicated to protecting surf ecosystems.

What we do.


We create protected areas through our flagship World Surfing Reserve program and Surf Protected Area Networks.


We manage projects around the world and encourage coastal stewardship through our Save The Waves App.


We mount international campaigns to defend surf ecosystems under threat and inspire the public to take action.

Protect the places you love.

Donate today and make a global impact for our coastlines. 

World Surfing Reserves
Protecting outstanding surf breaks around the world.
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Surf Ecosystems?
Hint: It's about more than a wave.
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Save The Waves App
The everyday tool to protect the places you love.
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Our Campaigns
Inspiring action that results in conservation.
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