Groundwater

Great enivronment job: Forest Health Watershed Coordinator

The Humboldt County RCD (HCRCD) is accepting applications for a Forest Health Watershed Coordinator serving watersheds in Marin, Sonoma, Napa, Lake, Mendocino, Humboldt and Trinity counties. This position is designed to facilitate watershed-scale collaborations, promote integrated watershed management efforts, and…

 

Napa: Going up against PG&E’s destruction

THE DISASTER-INDUSTRIAL COMPLEX “Out-of-state contractors with no knowledge of local protections and procedures see this is a “gold rush” (their words) for work on PG&E’s clock (our payroll).” In Napa, PGE’s efforts at fire suppression and powerline clearing are questionably…

 

Spray Away “Sustainable Sonoma” grape growers

” “Grasses, weeds, insects, fungi are eradicated in these fields year round along with anything related to those in the food chain: birds, frogs, dragonflies, etc. These are essentially ecological dead zones, save for the vines themselves. They have not…

 

Pesticides in Paradise? August 5th Sebastopol Grange.

Pesticides in Paradise? Winning the battle for a safer community…come see what communities across the nation have done to create safe schools, safe ag and safe communities without synthetic pesticides.    Monday August 5th,  6:30pm – 8:30pm Sebastopol Grange –…

 

State Finds Napa County’s Groundwater Plan UNACCEPTABLE

State Finds Napa County’s Groundwater Plan UNACCEPTABLE The State Department of Water Resources “isn’t convinced that Napa County is adequately managing groundwater that sustains the area’s vineyards, wineries, rural residents and Napa River fish.”  So states the July 19 thissue of…

 

Pesticides in Paradise?

Pesticides in Paradise? Winning the battle for a safer community…come see what communities across the nation have done to create safe schools, safe ag and safe communities without synthetic pesticides.    Monday August 5th,  6:30pm – 8:30pm Sebastopol Grange –…

 

Pesticide Problem? There’s an app for that!

Pesticide Problem? There’s an app for that From the California Department of Pesticide Regulations site: The California Department of Pesticide Regulation (DPR) has developed a free mobile app designed to help people report pesticide incidents and concerns quickly. The app…

 

Pesticides in Paradise?

Pesticides in Paradise? Winning the battle for a safer community…come see what communities across the nation have done to create safe schools, safe ag and safe communities without synthetic pesticides.    Monday August 5th,  6:30pm – 8:30pm Sebastopol Grange –…