California Surfing Localism gets attention in the press in an article in the Guardian.  Reporters Noah Smith and Rory Carroll go undercover to record conversations with bullish local surfers protecting a localized surf spot.

It is an all too familiar story that spans across the California coast.  Seen even here in peaceful South Mission Beach at South Mission Jetty.

Read the story: California’s surf wars: wave ‘warlords’ go to extreme lengths to defend their turf

Watch the video: Surfer turf wars in California: ‘We’ll burn you every single wave’