Ocean Friendly Restaurants

We have been going strong registering restaurants in Newport Beach and in our watershed. Straw-less in September is a campaign started in Seattle and now trending here. Read more.


Straws found in 1 hour of cleaning up the beach on August 5, 2017

Sixth International Marine Debris Conference

The Sixth International Marine Debris Conference (6IMDC) will be held in San Diego, California, USA. The event takes place March 12-16, 2018. With over 600 expected participants, the 6IMDC is an opportunity to energize international coordination efforts within the marine debris community. The conference will be held at HILTON MISSION BAY San Diego Resort and Spa 1775 East Mission Bay Drive
San Diego, CA, USA 92109
Phone: +1 (619) 276-4010
See more here on their site.

Beach Cleanups. Why we do them and what we find.

Beach Cleanups are necessary because we use so much plastic in our lives it’s everywhere and the end of the line for that plastic is the ocean. It is now well documented that micro-plastics are in the food chain. Read more

California Coastal Cleanup Day

read more here

Green on Green event

Have you ever wondered how to do a non plastic event when it comes to having food and drink? Come to this event 9-9-2017 at the Newport Beach Civic Center and find out. More details at the The Chamber of Commerce site.

Movie night at Hobie Surf Shop in Corona Del Mar

Movie night will be at Hobie Surf Shop in Corona Del Mar on 9-8-2017 and the movies will be The 1975 surfing film classic ‘Tubular Swells’, a film by Dick Hoole and Jack McCoy. BONUS SEQUENCE: A Day In The Life of Wayne Lynch. Free admission.



Tell Congressman Issa to Drop Plans For a Road through San Onofre State Beach.

Yoga at the shop

Hobie Surf Shop has a summer yoga series happening to benefit the chapter. Check it out.

1st Saturday Beach Cleanup at Prospect Street

Parking will be a challenge. Get there early to prevent not finding a place.  Need more info. Check it out here.

International Surfing day is on June 17

Our membership drive starts now until the end of June. Join here. For special ISD offer go here.

The Newport Chapter teams up with Huntington Beach to celebrate ISD on Saturday June 17. Read more


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