Environment

The North Shore takes on Unruly Conditions

It was forecasted, the purple blob that has made itself known on weather maps was marching to the Hawaiian Islands. The winds forecasted to be in the 10-15mph range with gusts up to 35mph out of the NW. With a ...

More Plastic than Fish in Oceans by 2050

By: Ivanna Kottasova @ivanakottasova via CNN Money The world is flooded with plastic garbage. There will be more plastic than fish in terms of weight in the world's oceans by 2050, the World Economic Forum w...

Kelly Slater on Monsanto, 9/11, and Voting 2016

In this video Luke Rudkowski interviews professional surfing legend Kelly Slater in Oahu Hawaii. The two discuss the 2016 presidential elections, the truth behind 9/11 and the battle with Monsanto in Hawaii. The conversation goes from hardcore politics to spir...

Varial x North Shore

Varial bridges the gap between rocket science and bikinis by bringing leading edge technology and the ultimate lifestyle together in one beautiful sandy union. Get stoked on the Aloha Vibes and advanced perform...

For The Record: Ian Walsh on Big Wave Surfing

By: Chris Latronic Photo: Tony Heff When did you make the transition into big wave surfing? I never had a transition, a specific day where I said ‘now I’m going to surf big waves’. It comes n...

Malama Pupukea-Waimea “10 for 10” Challenge

Every dollar you donate will be matched by an anonymous donor up to $5,000 until January 30, 2016. Mālama Pūpūkea-Waimea had a big year! We celebrated our 10th anniversary Planted over 5,000 native plants for our coastal erosion project Educated over ...

El Nino Small Talk

By Lauren Rolland Warm ocean waters have lasted into the fall and winter months in Hawai‘i and residents have been relishing in consistent waves sans springsuits. Currently in the midst of what loo...

Vans Triple Crown Kuleana

It’s a humid morning. The winds are calm, yet the excitement in the air creates an opposite atmosphere. The buzz runs up and down Kamehameha Highway, along the sand and throughout the beach park, like...

North Shore Community Land Trust receives Surfer Poll award

Surfer Magazine announced the North Shore Community Land Trust as the 2015 SURFER Poll “Agent of Change” award recipient and beneficiary of VIP table sales.  The organization will be honored on Dec. 6, 2015 at the 45th annual event honoring the top surfers,...

North Shore Mega Swell

Theres one thing that the North Shore is known for besides the cute turtles that thousands of tourist come to see daily. Its the waves. With some of the most powerful waves on earth, the North Shore is the go t...

Digging Deep with OLAMANA ORGANICS

In the lush, remote town of Hana, the quiet, country lifestyle keeps residents grounded. There are no malls, no supermarkets, and few creature comforts. Convenience is all about what you can provide f...

The Sewage Dilemma

It is no secret that Oahu is home to some of the world’s best waves- each year, hordes of surfers from every corner of the globe flock to the island to take advantage of its golden sand, legendary surf spots, lush mountains, famous historical sites,...