Coastal Issues

Protecting the assault of our pristine coastal areas from oil/gas, real estate developers and winery expansion.

CALIFORNIA: Trump vetoes bipartisan driftnet fishing bill

“The impact of these drift nets is absolutely disastrous,” says Vanya Vulperhorst, campaign director of illegal, unreported and unregulated fishing at Oceana Europe, a conservation non-profit that has investigated illegal drift net fishing across the Mediterranean. “They are indiscriminate in…

 

Silver Estates & Felta Creek logging updates

Will the logger pay for the fires he is creating 1/2 mile from downtown Gureneville? “Taking out the fire-resistant Redwoods will remove their protective canopy leading to understory vegetation drying and increased wildfire spreading rates.” Silver Estates logging update Guerneville…

 

Gleason Beach bridge overscale: Residents speak out

Update: Supervisor Hopkins thinks its a great project…. Dear Supervisors:  I live a few miles north of Jenner off Highway 1.  I cherish everything about our beautiful coast, including enchanting drives along our twisting, rural section of the Coast Highway. …