Ocean City, MD
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.
Chesapeake Natural Recreation Area
The Surfrider Foundation Ocean City, MD chapter has joined the Coalition for a Chesapeake National Recreation Area, an effort led by the Chesapeake Conservancy.
Ocean Friendly Restaurants
Explore restaurants that pledge to reduce or eliminate styrofoam and single use plastics including bags, straws, plastic utensils and plastic bottles from their businesses.
Join Our Network
We're always looking for volunteers to help affect change locally. 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.