Surfer Health Study Launched

On January 15, the Southern California Coastal Water Research Project (SCCWRP) and UC Berkeley, in collaboration with the Surfrider Foundation, kicked off the nation’s first epidemiology study to examine health effects in surfers following storm events. Surfers who enroll will be asked to report any health symptoms using an android (Galaxy) or IOS (iphone) app currently available through GooglePlay and iTunes. The app, study brochure, FAQs, and hotline are available on the study website.
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Coastal Cocktails PSA Hits Orange County Airwaves

As you are channel surfing, be on the look out for a new public service announcement hitting the airwaves promoting the importance of water pollution prevention. The "Coastal Cocktails - Toxitini" ad is a reminder of what can happen if we don't all do our part. Posters and drink coasters are also available for use. For more information and tips on how you can help, visit

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