Learn all about the history of surfing, and find links to surfing museums dedicated to the sport. You will also find helpful links to surf board and equipment manufacturers on the east and west coasts.
A tote bag with stripes of orange, pink, and yellow rests on the sand on a windswept beach. A blue and white towel is haphazardly placed under the tote bag. In the background, the ocean surf crashes into the shoreline.
The British territory of Bermuda is located in the North Atlantic Ocean 640 miles off the east coast of the United States; Bermuda actually consists of 181 separate islands. This cruise ship is anchored in the Hamilton, Bermuda harbor.
Photographed from an oceanfront balcony at a Bermuda resort hotel, this golden sunset silhouettes the tall palm trees and bathes the ocean water with a pale, mellow glow. White wicker lawn chairs await tomorrow's sunbathers.
This scenic photo encompasses the peaceful, relaxing atmosphere of a quiet beach and the sound of the ocean. The waves are gently rolling onto the glistening sand and eroding space around some smooth, dark stones on a southern California beach.
This is a scenic view of the Oceanside Pier in Oceanside, California. The pier is a hotspot for photographers and people watchers alike, with access to fishing and a retro diner-style restaurant at the end.
A young, barefoot woman with black hair dances across a windswept beach. The woman is wearing a dress with a black top and white, sheer skirt with black polka dots.
The European continent is home to over 40 countries. It is bounded to the west by the Atlantic Ocean, to the south by the Mediterranean and Black Seas, to the east by Asia, and to the north by the Arctic Ocean.
The continent of South America consists of 12 countries, along with French Guiana which belongs to France. It is bounded on the east by the Atlantic Ocean and on the west by the Pacific Ocean.
Europe is bounded by the Arctic Ocean to the North, the Atlantic Ocean to the West, the Mediterranean Sea to the South and the Ural Mountains and Caspian Sea to the East. It comprises 43 countries.
Gentle waves wash up against the white sands of a sunny, Bermuda beach. The turquoise color of the ocean contrasts with the bright blue color of the sky. While several clouds are evident in the sky, it's obvious that good weather is here to stay.
California is the third largest state in the US. It is bordered by the Pacific Ocean on the west, Oregon to the north, Nevada to the east, and Mexico to the south. Visitors can view several maps of California.
Florida is the 26th largest state in the US. It is mainly a peninsula, bounded by Georgia and Alabama to the North, the Atlantic Ocean to the east, and the Gulf of Mexico to the west.
Georgia, the 21st largest state in the USA, is bounded by North Carolina to the north, South Carolina to the northeast, Florida to the South, the Atlantic Ocean on the southeast, and Tennessee on the north.
Hawaii is the 47th largest state, and is comprised of eight major islands divided into five counties. The islands of Hawaii are located in the Pacific Ocean, about 1470 miles north of the Equator.
Maine is the 39th largest state in the USA; it is bounded by the Canadian provinces of Quebec and New Brunswick to the north, the state of New Hampshire on the southwest, and the Atlantic Ocean on the southeast.
The couple were spotted leaving their favorite haunt, Kristy's Village Cafe overlooking the Pacific Ocean on Zuma Beach, a few miles north of Malibu's main center, on Saturday evening.
Daily Mail. Mon, 23 Apr 2018 14:21:37 +0100.
Using historical data and estimates from deep-sea trawls that drag nets along the ocean floor, researchers estimate that millions of tons of catch have gone unreported in the last 50 years.
Menaka Wilhelm. NPR. Mon, 23 Apr 2018 08:00:25 -0400.
While Environment and Climate Change Canada announced a new website for public dialogue on reducing marine litter, local environment groups are wondering why Canada isn't seeing more concrete changes.
Canadian Broadcasting Corporation. Sun, 22 Apr 2018 11:13:09 EDT.
A new study shows that nitrogen-feeding organisms exist all over the deep ocean, and not just in large oxygen-depleted 'dead zones,' changing the way we think about the delicate nitrogen cycle.
Science Daily. Fri, 20 Apr 2018 17:06:10 EDT.
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