There will be gathering of those concerned about the future of the planet in Washington, DC on April 29th at the People’s Climate March. The last climate march in NYC had at least 400,000 people at it. You don’t want to miss out on this! Details below. And here is Surfrider Foundation’s blog post on joining and supporting this march.
2016 in Review
Happy New Year
A quick look back will let you know that Surfrider Foundation had a stellar year. We want to thank you for that and enlist your help in 2017.
In 2016 we –
- We helped stop offshore oil drilling in the Atlantic. http://www.surfrider.org/coastal-blog/entry/federal-government-cancels-plans-for-atlantic-offshore-drilling
The surfboard traveling from Florida to Washington DC as a moving protest against offshore oil drilling is here. It is already getting signed by local businesses. If your business is against offshore oil drilling, the most important thing you can do is to add your business name to this letter opposing drilling by clicking here.
Ocean City passes a resolution against seismic testing!!
Huge thanks to those who came out and sat through a long Ocean City Council meeting to make sure the Ocean City Mayor and Council passed this resolution against seismic airgun testing and offshore oil drilling.
The Maryland Coast Dispatch mentions the Chapter’s plans for Hands Across the Sand in 2015 in this article. http://mdcoastdispatch.com/2015/05/14/rally-planned-in-resort-against-offshore-drilling/
Surf Swap on June 1st, Fagers Island, 9AM registration.