DON’T BE A BUTT! Courtesy of Alli Candelmo at Asbury Park’s north end beach.

During the month of October, Surfrider will be promoting its Rise Above the Plastics campaign with a One Foot At A Time photo contest. You can do it in 4 simple steps:

1. Click here to download and print an OFAAT templates.

2. Pick up one square foot of plastic pollution from your local beach, park, or playground.

3. Arrange the plastic on your OFAAT template.

4. Take a photo of your mosaic sculpture and send it to us at  Make sure to include your full name and location where you collected the trash to make your sculpture.

All photos must be submitted by October 31st! For more details check the Surfriders National page here.

Here are some photos from the Beach Sweep at Asbury’s north end: