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Oceans Of Garbage

Oceans of Garbage

Oceans of Garbage – Why people are eating their own trash Created by: MastersDegree.net

Beach Cleanup – Horace Caldwell Pier – 7/14/2012

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Surfrider Foundation Central Texas Chapter is stoked to announce a cleanup on their adopted 1 mile stretch of beach at Horace Caldwell Pier in Port Aransas. We will be cleaning the beach on July 14th, 2012, from 9-11 AM, followed…

International Surfing Day 2012

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We are stoked to announce that the Surfrider Foundation Central Texas Chapter will be hosting a paddle out and cleanup at Barton Creek in celebration of the 8th Annual International Surfing Day on June 20th. Observed globally on June 20th…

Volunteer Opportunity: Lady Bird Lake Cleanup – Saturday June 9th

Lucha Libre guarding the trash collected at our lady bird lake cleanup in April 12'

It’s almost summer in Austin and what a better way to show your love for Austin than by participating in our first cleanup of the Summer! Join the Surfrider Foundation Central Texas Chapter along with hundreds of volunteers as they…

Barefoot Wine Beach Rescue Project 5/12/2012

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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 protection and enjoyment of the world’s…

The Pablo Cruz Ping Pong Classic

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We are excited to announce that Wahoo’s Fish Taco and Ticketbud are throwing an amazing event this Sunday, February 26th, with all of the proceeds benefiting the Surfrider Foundation Central Texas Chapter. The Pablo Cruz Classic will be one for…

Pictures and Recap: Lady Bird Lake Cleanup – 2/11/12

Surfrider Central Texas Chapter - Cleanup Before and After

Despite freezing temperatures (literally 32 degrees outside at the start of the cleanup), we had a great turnout for our first Lady Bird Lake Cleanup for 2012! The lake was very dirty, and our volunteers took tons of trash from…

Volunteer Opportunity: Lady Bird Lake Cleanup – Saturday February 11th

From December's Cleanup - Courtesy of Keep Austin Beautiful

What better way to show your love for Austin than participating in our first cleanup of the new year? Join the Surfrider Foundation Central Texas Chapter along with hundreds of volunteers as they have a rewarding morning searching high and…

Texas surfers – Help Create a New Surf Break in Texas!

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We need your help. The Texas General Land Office (GLO) is considering construction of a 1000′ pier on the Bolivar Peninsula. In the past you might have caught some nice waves near High Island at Meacom’s Pier (formerly called Shorty’s…