Help Surfrider’s New Jersey Chapters ban intentional releases of balloons in our state!  Most people don’t think about what happens to a balloon after it is released, but what goes up must come down, and often balloons end up in our oceans where they can choke marine life like turtles and whales who mistake them for food or get tangled in the ribbon.
New Jersey Senate Bill 3177 seeks to stop mass intentional balloon releases. Please take two minutes and follow the link to send a message to your NJ representatives. Please edit our standard message so that your comment is considered “unique”. Link found here:

Let’s stop this senseless littering in our oceans and keep balloons tied down!