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Protecting the Ocean, Waters, and Beaches of Connecticut

Our Mission

Where the land meets the sea

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.

Our Campaigns

Featured Campaign

Break Free from Plastic Pollution Act

The Break Free From Plastic Pollution Act (BFFPPA) is a groundbreaking federal bill aimed at reducing plastic pollution by creating a sweeping set of policy solutions on a national level.

Our Programs

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Featured Program

Surfrider Sprints

Launched in 2023, the Surfrider Sprints is an overlay to already existing Connecticut SUP race events. The Sprints help to link and promote all of the CT paddle races with an exciting, spectator-friendly, good-natured skills competition.

Our Network


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.

Support Surfrider

Your support will help us get one step closer to our vision of protecting 100% of our coasts.