Kellee Byard 2017-2018 Academic Year SEA Scholarships Recipient

Surfers’ Environmental Alliance awards two different academic scholarships each year.  It’s always nice to hear from our recipients. Here is what one of our 2017-2018 recipients, Kellee Byard, is up to now! For more on our scholarships go to “I had a wonderful first year at the University of Michigan. I declared my major […]

Ways to Be An Environmentally-Friendly Surfer and Paddleboarder

Ways to Be An Environmentally-Friendly Surfer and Paddleboarder by Adam Eyal As surfing and paddleboarding grow in popularity worldwide, so does our impact on the environment. In early 2017 it was estimated that there were approximately 23 million surfers and paddleboarders globally. Imagine that! With these figures expected to keep  increasing, we have a responsibility […]

SEA’s 2017 Highlights

Surfer’s Environmental Alliance had an excellent 2017 thanks to support from our amazing donors, sponsors, partners, and team of volunteers. SEA’s 2017 key accomplishments include: $120,000 distributed to our beneficiaries. Autism charities and others. Raising over $281,321 through the 2017 SEAPaddleNYC  Sponsoring the first SEA Long Branch Surf Contest in which winners also were philanthropists, […]


Surfers’ Environmental Alliance in partnership with the City of Long Branch and the Long Branch environmental commission were  happy to be part of a 100 plus volunteer event that took place on December 2nd, 2017 in Long Branch. Students from Monmouth University, Long Branch High School, Rumson Fair Haven Regional High School,  Shore Regional High […]

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 visit […]