Saving our surf breaks in California
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...Breaks Number Introduction Being a surfer means being one with nature, more specifically, “Mother Nature” (Taylor, 2010, p. 116). Aside from having the right equipment and developing proper skills, surfing relies first and foremost on the condition of the ocean and the waves it produces for “without waves, the concept of being a surfer would be totally meaningless” (Butt, 2009). Hence, since the 1960s, surfing environmentalism—which aims to preserve surf spots and the oceans of the world in general—arose; because where would surfers be without the environment (Kampion, 2009, p. 117)? With the advent of surfing environmentalism also came the task of educating the both... ? Saving California’s Surf Breaks...