Archive for the ‘Beach Preservation’ Category

Volunteer to win Jack Johnson tickets

Posted by admin on July 23rd, 2014 under Art & Music, Beach Preservation, Events  •  No Comments

Aloha Friends, We are excited to announce two great opportunities for you to help us achieve our mission of protecting the North Shore while also giving yourself the chance to win two free tickets to Jack Johnson’s upcoming concerts at the Waikiki Shell on August 1st and 2nd. Pūpūkea Paumalū Community Stewardship: Please join us on July […]

Happy Independence Day!

Posted by admin on May 11th, 2014 under Beach Cleanups, Beach Preservation, Events, Hawaii  •  No Comments

A Tale of Two Futures: The Choice Is Ours As we celebrate Independence Day this weekend, we hope you will support our Two Futures campaign to move our state toward more energy independence.  Hawaii is at a crossroads, and we have a choice to determine what kind of energy future we want. Do we stick […]

Horray! HB 2434 was passed!

Posted by admin on May 4th, 2014 under Beach Access, Beach Preservation  •  No Comments

The Hawaiʻi State Legislature passed a bill authorizing the State to invest $40 million in the perpetual conservation of 665 acres of coastal lands on the North Shore of Oʻahu from Kawela Bay  to Kahuku Point. The passage of HB 2434 by the State House of Representatives by a vote of 49-2 ensures that this […]

Hooray! HB 2554 has been deferred

Posted by admin on March 27th, 2014 under Beach Preservation, Hawaii, Protecting Special Places  •  No Comments

We have great news from our friends at the Save our Kaka’ako Coalition.  Please read below for their email blast : Horray!, HB 2554 has been deferred by the Senate Hawaiian Affairs committee. I believe it was because of strong, and at times, passionate testimony. Friends of Kewalos placed a 12 inch stack of petitions from 2006 till […]

Support for HB 325, Hawai’i State Smoking Ban, needed now!

Posted by admin on January 20th, 2014 under Beach Preservation, Features, Hawaii, Uncategorized  •  No Comments

Join the Surfrider Foundation on August 24th for the Magic Island Beach Cleanup

Posted by admin on July 30th, 2013 under beach cleanup, Beach Cleanups, Beach Preservation, Hawaii  •  No Comments

Join the Surfrider Foundation on Saturday, August 24 from 9:30am to 12:00pm at Magic Island Beach Park, Honolulu, HI. Surfrider Oahu is partnering again to help with Barefoot Wine’s Beach Rescue Project! From Saturday 9am through noon, we’ll be at Magic Island, 1201 Ala Moana Blvd  Honolulu, HI 96814 Look out for the blue Surfrider tent, […]

Here is Angela Huntemer’s Editorial in the Honolulu Star Advertiser – Turtle Bay expansion threatens endangered animals, plants

Posted by roz on January 21st, 2013 under Beach Preservation, Hawaii, News, Protecting Special Places  •  No Comments

http://www.change.org/petitions/no-turtle-bay-resort-expansion-beyond-the-current-footprint?utm_source=share_petition&utm_medium=url_share&utm_campaign=url_share_before_sign www.facebook.com/TurtleBayEndangeredSpecies Editorial in the Honolulu Star Advertizer Turtle Bay expansion threatens endangered animals, plants By Angela Huntemer POSTED: 01:30 a.m. HST, Jan 16, 2013 After careful review and consultation with biologists, I strongly contend that Turtle Bay Resort’s surveys of flora and fauna, in its draft supplemental environmental impact statement (DSEIS), are incomplete and […]

The Plastic Pollution Conversation – Sunday, 10/14, from 3:30-6:00pm

Posted by roz on October 8th, 2012 under Beach Preservation, Events, Hawaii  •  No Comments

Join us on Sunday, October 14th from 3:00 pm – 6:00 pm at University Laboratory School as Captain Charles Moore makes his final stop in Hawai’i for the “The Plastic Pollution Conversation – Pacific Rim Tour 2012.” Captain Moore, author of “Plastic Ocean,” is a prominent seafaring environmentalist and researcher who shares his maritime encounters […]

Minds in the Water – Monday, August 27 at 7 PM

Posted by roz on August 22nd, 2012 under Art & Music, Beach Preservation, Events, Hawaii, News, Uncategorized  •  No Comments

MONDAY MOVIE CAFE at BAMBU Venue 1146 Bethel Street Monday, August 27 at 7 PM Check out the preview:  http://mindsinthewater.com/media.php Sponsored by the Oahu Surfrider Foundation MINDS IN THE WATER Five years in the making, Minds In The Water is the story of one surfer’s international journey to help protect dolphins, whales and their ocean […]

Magic Island Beach Cleanup: Join Surfrider Foundation & Barefoot Wines on Sat., Aug. 11, from 10am-12pm, plus after-party 12:30-2:30pm

Posted by roz on July 22nd, 2012 under beach cleanup, Beach Preservation, Hawaii  •  No Comments

Barefoot Wine Beach Rescue Project: Honolulu, HI Cleanup Saturday, August 11, 2012 from 10:00 AM to 2:30 PM (GMT-1000) Honolulu, HI The Barefoot Wine Beach Rescue Project, now in its sixth year, helps keep beaches, rivers and lakes across America “barefoot friendly.” In 2012, Barefoot Wine and the Surfrider Foundation, a nonprofit organization dedicated to […]