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Climate change and fossil fuels

DNC Quietly Adopts Ban On Fossil Fuel Company Donations The move is a step toward purging oil, gas and coal industry influence on the Democratic Party’s climate policies. By Alexander C. Kaufman The Democratic National Committee voted over the weekend…

 

Got GSA? Got questions? Save the Date June 26th

This just in … mark your calendar if you can make time to provide feedback to the DWR on their latest change in basin status in Sonoma County. In follow-up to the email regarding California Department of Water Resources’ draft reprioritization…

 

PROP 68 Sierra Club:

Denocracy is not a spectator sport. Please vote today….. Passing Prop. 68 this June sends a powerful message to the nation about how much we value the environmental, economic, and quality of life benefits that our parks and natural resources…

 

Environmental happenings in Sonoma County

Sonoma County Conservation Council: SCCC is proud to announce our 2018 Environmental Awards Chris Brokate is the 2018 Ernestine I Smith “Environmentalist of the Year” for his energetic and effective work cleaning up the Russian River watershed. The Award will…

 

Zombie farm bill is back…..

Republicans plot a farm-bill giveaway to billionaires and a blow to hungry families Laura Clawson Daily Kos Staff Monday June 04, 2018 · 11:29 AM PDT Every now and then, a headline gets it exactly right. Like this one from CNN: “House farm…

 

An Indian fishing community takes on the World Bank

“The IFC’s stated goals are to end poverty and boost shared prosperity and to carry out its development activities “with the intent to ‘do no harm’ to people and the environment.” To fulfill its institutional goals, the IFC has developed…