WHO WE ARE
Save The Waves Coalition (STW) is an international nonprofit that works with diverse organizations dedicated to protecting surf ecosystems.
WHAT WE DO
We Protect Steward Defend Surf Ecosystems
We believe that legally protected areas, effective stewardship and a mobilized constituency result in healthy and protected surf ecosystems.
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.
Latest News & Stories
What’s New With The Save The Waves App: IOS Update, App User Survey, and New App Video
Hey there fellow wave savers! I am stoked to write to you with some updates from the Save The Waves App project, in the first installation of the Save The Waves App blog. Let’s dive in!
Surf Protected Area Networks and the IMPAC 5 Conference highlights surfing’s role in conservation
Save The Waves just wrapped up a successful conference at IMPAC5 in Vancouver, presenting on our Surf Protected Area Networks program, meeting with partners, and forging new connections.
Two Years Later: The Campaign to Protect Maldives’ Waves
This campaign started with Chickens and has grown into a movement to protect dozens of amazing surf ecosystems all across the Maldives.
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