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Archive for the 'Climate Justice' Category

We Support Strawberry Rock Tree-sitters!

Friday, April 26th, 2013

EF! Humboldt is announcing our support and assistance to the tree-sitters in Trinidad.
After a break from direct action following our successful four year campaign in the McKay Tract, we are ready to join our fellow community members in the defense of the forest around Strawberry Rock.

Forest practices we are opposed to:
 Clear-cut logging by any [...]

Tar Sands Blockade Presentation 4/30 6:30-8pm

Monday, April 15th, 2013

Come on down to the Ink Annex in Old-town Eureka on April 30th for a presentation on Tar Sands Blockade. Hear from people who have been on the front lines resisting the Keystone XL Pipeline construction in Texas. The evening will start with a slide show and video, followed by a Q&A session with Tar [...]

North Fork Mattole River Logging Plans

Saturday, April 21st, 2012

Two different timber companies have recently proposed logging plans in the North Fork Mattole River watershed.
Logging Plan #1-12-026 Primary Issue: Cutting in Old-growth forest and un-logged forest.
Humboldt Redwood Company proposes to log around 200 acres. Much of this forest, if not most, has never been logged. This is very rare in the Mattole due [...]

Radio Update from the Tree-Village

Sunday, January 22nd, 2012

Stormy weather is really setting in, but we’re hanging in there.
A few scenes to imagine from the past few days- tree-sitters barely staying dry through quick thinking, rags, jackets, cordage and ingenuity as rain attempts to penetrate every small gap in our shelters, huddled under our tarps in relative dark using headlamps to read during [...]

“McKay 09″ Logging Permit Extended…

Monday, August 1st, 2011

The California Department of Deforestation has granted Green Diamond an extension on their plan to clear-cut the grove that we have been defending for three years. The plan is eligible for two one-year extensions including this one. The seasonal restrictions on destroying Northern Spotted Owl nesting zones will end once more on the 15th of [...]