Plaque for Santa Cruz, California World Surfing Reserve

Santa Cruz, California was dedicated as part of the World Surfing Reserves in 2012.  Recently this plaque was placed near the Surfer Statue above Steamer Land, Indicaters, and Cowells surf breaks.  This plaques honors and describes the Santa Cruz World Surfing Reserve. For more information on the World Surfing Reserves and the Save The Waves Coalition please … [Read more...]

SEA 1st Annual Surf Contest: Saturday, June 3rd, 2017

Surfers' Environmental Alliance and The City of Long Branch will be holding their first surf contest. The Contest will take place in Long Branch on June 3rd, 2017 starting at 8am (weather and waves permitting). Proceeds of the contest will go towards a an approved charity of the top placing contestants. The registration fee for the contest is $20. What: Surf Contest When: Saturday, June … [Read more...]

SEA scholarship recipient Bridget Giovenco makes an impact

Read about Bridget's community impact in her own words in a letter to SEA's manager, Chris Macioch. I was thinking about you and the Seasurfer Organization a few weeks ago during the POAC (Parents of Autistic Children) Surfing Event which was held on Brighton Avenue in Seaside Park on July 18. Our neighbor, Dennis Farrell, invites us to attend each year and, as usual, it was a wonderful turnout … [Read more...]

Agate Construction Fined 14k for Dumping Debris in Deal

New Jersey's Department of Environmental Protection (NJDEP) Has recently fined  Agate Construction Company $14,000  for illegally dumping  debris along the shoreline in Deal New Jersey. NJDEP says  Agate violated the New Jersey’s Coastal Area Facilities Review Act, the Waterfront Development Act and two other DEP regulations regarding beach dumping. The fine came about from the incident … [Read more...]

2016 SEA PADDLE NYC REGISTRATION OPENS!

2016 SEA PADDLE NYC REGISTRATION OPENS! We are stoked to launch the 2016 SEA Paddle NYC Registration!   This year is lining up to be one of the best SEA Paddles in its 10 year history. As well, we are excited to announce that Tag Heuer brand ambassador and legendary waterman Kai Lenny will be paddling! Stay tuned for updates on the event as we have more surprises to come! See you in … [Read more...]

50 years of Endless Summer

The Executive Director, manager and supporters of Surfers Environmental Alliance were in attendance for The New Jersey Surfing Hall of Fame’s “50 years of Endless Summer” event at the Paramount Theater in Asbury Park.  The event consisted of a sampling of the Endless Summer artifact exhibit which was on display at Convention Hall.  The evening started with a cocktail hour where surf legends … [Read more...]

Agate Construction Dumps Debris In Deal

In Deal New Jersey at the Roosevelt  Ave. beach (shoreline) on Friday, February 19th, 2016, Agate construction, while working on the outfall at Poplar Brook, illegally dumped debris dredged from the outfall area and deposited it at the shoreline. The Army Corps of Engineers (ACOE) project manager went to the site and ordered the Agate construction crew cease all dumping activities and to move … [Read more...]

Deal New Jersey ordinance #1124 Tabled

Opposition to the ordinance was voiced through an online petition as well by a representative from the New Jersey Department of Environmental Protection and by Congressman Frank Pallone's'  Chief of Staff Janice Fuller. The Borough Town Council decided to table the ordinance and discuss the parking issues at a later date. At  a meeting held on Oct. 9 at 9 a.m. at Deal Borough Hall, … [Read more...]

100+ Volunteers Help Plant Dune Grass

Surfers’ Environmental Alliance was happy to be part of a 100 plus volunteer event that took place on December 5th in Sea Bright. Local Girl Scouts, Boy Scouts, students from The Ranney School, Christian Brothers Academy, Shore Regional High School, Rumson Fair Haven Regional High School, local garden clubs members, members of Seabrighters Embracing Action, as well as many others, successfully … [Read more...]

Paddle Announcement… AWARDS

Paddle Announcement... AWARDS What's a great event without some awesome and unique awards?  Well that would be an incomplete event.  The SEA Paddle NYC has had some great awards in the past and this year they live up to their reputation! When the remnants of the Avon boardwalk washed ashore after Superstorm Sandy they didn't know they would be recycled. Collected by Gary Finnegan. They were … [Read more...]