July 2018 Archives

Large scale Oak woodland destruction Sonoma County

“Piecemealing” projects is illegal according to CEQA. This project CEQA should have applied here. “A level I Vineyard permit was issued last Fall and 17 ACRES of oaks were destroyed.  Now the applicant is seeking to cut another 50 ACRES…

 

GM Watch news

US wants China to approve more GM crops under trade deal The US is seeking better access for imports of GM crops into China as part of a trade deal currently under discussion between the two sides. The subject, long…

 

LATimes Article on MWD Twin Tunnels revote

“Opponents contend the tunnels will inevitably be used to rob the failing delta ecosystem and its crashing fish populations of more fresh water. Proponents, including many of the state’s biggest water agencies and San Joaquin Valley agricultural districts, say that…

 

How green is Napa Valley?

Like “Sonoma Sustainable” wine industry does their own version and still uses some highly toxic chemicals…just a marketing ploy to confuse consumers and get higher prices on “sustainable” wines. “But in terms of how vines are grown, Napa Green is…

 

CELDF: Pennsylvania Township Bans Corporate Industrial Farming

CELDF : Pennsylvania Township Bans Corporate Industrial Farming Community Enacts Law to Protect Family Farms and Its Environment Community Environmental Legal Defense Fund FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE CONTACT: Chad Nicholson, PA Community Organizer 207-541-3649 chad@celdf.org TODD TOWNSHIP, HUNTINGDON COUNTY, PA:  Last…

 

Forest “Restoration” a Ruse

Time to call your senator, this bad plan is back! From our friends at Forest Unlimited, a call to action. PLEASE CALL Senator Kamala Harris’s office today : (202) 224 – 3553  and ask her to help stop the logging of…

 

What’s next meeting on Measure C in Napa

Come one, come all to talk about “What is next following the narrow Measure C defeat?” YOU’RE INVITED TO THIS DISCUSSION. PLEASE BRING SOMEONE WHO CARES ABOUT THE FUTURE OF OUR HOME AND ULTIMATELY WANTS TO PROTECT THE EARTH! MANY…