Protection of the marine environment and the world’s outstanding surf areas. From the world known epic waves to the national/regional known.
Surf & Nature Alliance’s Marine Environment and Surfbreaks Protection Program proactively identifies, designates and preserves outstanding surf zones around the world. SNA empowers local communities with long-term conservation strategies to find legal protection of their surf zones. SURF RESERVES are created with the Triple Validation Method developed by our scientists, a highly efficient methodology to protect in different scales and levels.
Our conservation program takes three steps:
Surf & Nature Reserves implies the recognition and enhancement of surf zones as a natural heritage, and as a sportive, socio-economic, and cultural strategic resource for the local coastal communities that we work in partnership with. It is a multi-scale conservation program developed in different levels.