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Plasticfree ocean – how to make a change

You might have heard and read already quite a lot about “the plastic issue”. However, in this article we want to show you some options for doing something about the problem: Simple actions and many great initiatives – often from surfers for surfers. We hope to inspire you with them!

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What you should know about responsible volunteering

Everything in life has a pro and a contra. And there are many things one can criticise when looking at volunteering*. Especially when volunteers go abroad to combine their short volunteer service with tourism/travelling (often referred to as “voluntourism”) there are many critical issues which can be discussed…

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Big foot on a small planet: The ecological footprint of surfers

Surfers tend to have a good reputation for environmental awareness: ocean conservation projects, beach clean-ups and environmental organizations are run and supported by surfers everywhere. However Tobias C. Schultz claims that particularly surfers have a huge ecological footprint, greater than the ones of most other people! We investigated about this…