Our friend’s at Save Honolua Coalition need your help. The area around Honolua Bay, Maui is threatened by private and commercial development.
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 the islands surfing environment.
Pedro Castro, a spokesman for Asturias’ political party PSOE responded to the previous week’s protest against a dredging project at Rodiles by stating that the governmental party has decided to “repair” the river instead of moving forward with the dredging project.
On February 6, 2007, 400 people lead by Asturia’s Surf and Bodyboard Federation gathered at the Villaviciosa’s river mouth to show their opposition to the dredging project.
The South American premiere of Lost Jewel of the Atlantic, a documentary film directed by Jacob Holcomb and based on the destruction of surf spots on the island of Madeira, was presented by Save The Waves Coalition in Pichilemu.
The General Coastal Agency (GCA) goes forth with the project to build an artificial reef in the “El Rincón” zone.
A marina, part of the Puerto de Los Cabos Resort development project, is due to be opened to sea, which will contaminate the freshwater supply to the majority of the Los Cabos region.
Lost Jewel of the Atlantic, a documentary film directed by Jacob Holcomb and based on the destruction of surf spots on the island of Madeira, made its first debut on this small Atlantic isle.
Save The Waves Coalition’s new film, Lost Jewel of the Atlantic, premiered at the Santa Cruz Film Festival on Monday, May 8, 2006, to a surf-stoked audience, but not a lot of local political controversy.