International Lifestyle Magazine Issue 56 - Page 20

“At Safari Surf, we have a passion for surfing, and as surfers, we have a deep connection with the environment that enables us to enjoy this unique lifestyle. Having the fortunate opportunity to share our love for surfing with people from all around the world, in the most beautiful place in the world, is what motivates us to protect as well as enhance the local environment and community that make Safari Surf School so special. That is why we strive to be the most sustainable surf school and surf resort in the world. Safari Surf will be reintroducing its sustainability management system once our new LEED Certified headquarters, Olas Verdes Resort, is operational—which is slated to be finished by April 2015. The resort features rainwater collection, advanced waste water treatment and grey water recycling systems for irrigation and toilets, solar power and solar hot water heaters to supply 20% of our annual energy demand, all CFL and LED light bulbs with energy efficient appliances, as well as all native vegetation accompanied by environmental