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Archive for December, 2009

Listen to Tribal Leaders, Stop the Logging!

Tuesday, December 22nd, 2009

Action Needed by December 26, 2009
partial repost
The Six Rivers National Forest has broken the public trust by allowing reckless logging in areas considered sacred sites by the Karuk Tribe. These actions may undermine sensitive collaboration opportunities in the region, if something isn’t done quickly.
Six [...]

Timber Worker Speaks Out on the Downfall of Pacific Lumber

Thursday, December 10th, 2009

In a letter recently published in the North Coast Journal, a former Pacific Lumber employee shares his perspective on the end days of the self destructive timber giant. Read the whole letter here.
Although Palco’s self-promotion as a company that takes care of its employees was incessant, it gave up the sustainable logging practices that would [...]

Happy 1 Year Anniversary!

Wednesday, December 2nd, 2009

Today we celebrate one solid year of tree-sitting in the McKay Tract non-stop. This forest could have been cut starting last February but not a single tree has been felled so far. Huge thanks goes out to all that support us, we could never have done this without you!
We remain vigilant.