Our MissionWhere the land meets the sea
What We Fight For
Reducing the impact of plastics in the marine environments that surround us.
Defending our oceans from challenges threatening the vitality of the ecosystem.
Working with decision-makers to ensure full and fair beach access for all to enjoy.
Coast & Climate
Taking on issues that threaten our beaches and natural shorelines.
Protecting the health and sustainability of our planet's most precious resource.
The Surfrider Foundation is dedicated to the protection and enjoyment of the world’s ocean, waves and beaches, for all people, through a powerful activist network.
Better Bottle Bill
Help expand the current NY Bottle Bill to include wine, spirits, hard cider, and most non-carbonated beverages; increase the deposit from 5-cents to 10-cents; and require the use of specific amounts of recycled materials in plastic, aluminum, and glass beverage containers.
Beach Cleanup Experience Days
Bring your team out to clean up our local beaches.
Join Our Network
We're always looking for volunteers to help effect change in and around New York City. Join us.
The Surfrider Foundation is committed to fostering a just, equitable, diverse and inclusive organization for all people who protect and enjoy the world’s ocean, waves and beaches.
Your support will help us get one step closer to our vision of protecting 100% of our coasts.