HALF MOON BAY (KCBS)— Supporters of an effort to reopen Martins Beach near Half Moon Bay filed briefs in a court case against the property’s owner, tech-billionaire Vinod Khosla.
A surfer enters the water before tribal elder Mati Waiya from the Chumash Nation conducts the dedication ceremony for the iconic Malibu Surfrider Beach to become the first "World Surfing Reserve" (WSR), in Malibu on October 9, 2010. Malibu is California?s definitive pointbreak and one of the world?s first ?perfect waves?, but has struggled with water quality issues in recent years. The WSR program, inspired by UNESCO?s World Heritage Sites, helps the surfing community to identify and preserve it's surfing heritage, raise environmental awareness and issues at important surf breaks. AFP PHOTO/Mark RALSTON (Photo credit should read MARK RALSTON/AFP/Getty Images)(Mark Ralston/AFP/Getty Images)