Surfrider Foundation Europe is a non-profit organisation whose purpose is to protect lakes, rivers, the ocean, waves, and coastlines. It currently has over 13,000 members and is active across 29 chapters divided by 9 countries within Europe. Surfrider is also very active outside Europe, by combining forces on international level Surfrider generates a global impact towards positive change.
Surfrider Foundation Holland Coast is one of the very active chapters within Surfrider Foundation Europe.
Surfrider Foundation Europe has been taking action as a recognized authority in three areas of expertise: marine litter, water quality and public health, coastal management and climate change.