Welcome to Surfrider Foundation, Kauaʻi Chapter
Our MissionWhere the land meets the sea
What We Fight For
Reducing the impact of plastics in the marine environments that surround us.
Defending our oceans from challenges threatening the vitality of the ecosystem.
Working with decision-makers to ensure full and fair beach access for all to enjoy.
Coast & Climate
Taking on issues that threaten our beaches and natural shorelines.
Protecting the health and sustainability of our planet's most precious resource.
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.
Ocean Friendly Visitor Program
Traveling to the beautiful island of Kauaʻi? Learn how to be an ocean friendly visitor while you enjoy your stay!
Ocean Friendly Restaurants
Building an inclusive community of eco-conscious restaurants, activists, and patrons that support a healthy lifestyle for ourselves and our planet.
Join Our Network
We're always looking for volunteers to help affect change locally. Join us.
In the news:
Swimming through sewage - study shows high bacteria count in Kaua'i waters
Hawai'i DOH offering up to $20,000 for cesspool conversions
High levels of fecal bacteria found in Kaua'i streams, surf
Marine debris likely a contributing cause in Kaua'i sperm whale death
Leaving it better than you found it
Time to learn what's going on at the shrimp farm
Shifting Garbage Patch means less marine debris on Kaua’i
The Surfrider Foundation in Kaua’i plays integral part in world ocean health
New owners, continued opposition to Kaua’i Coco Palms development
High levels of bacteria detected
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.
Your support will help us get one step closer to our vision of protecting 100% of our coasts.