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Advocates express concern that the newly released draft Scoping Plan prioritizes corporate interests over meaningful climate action and environmental justice, especially in the agricultural sector.

For Immediate Release – May 10, 2022 Sacramento, CA – Today, the California state government released a draft of the Scoping Plan – the roadmap for how the state will become carbon neutral by mid-century. For the first time, the Scoping Plan acknowledges the role that organic agriculture and reductions in chemical pesticide use could …

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Farallones poisoning vote at the Coastal Commission used fake video, phony photo

California Coastal Commission approves Farallones poisoning vote narrowly, thank you Caryl Hart for voting no by Richard Charter January 19, 2022 Also published in Pt Reyes Light I appreciate the diligence on the part of what appears to be one of the few regional newspapers to have stayed online during the marathon pre-Christmas meeting of …

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Post-Wildfire Recovery Workshop December 3 Zoom

http://https://encrypted-tbn0.gstatic.com/images?q=tbn:ANd9GcTzzTNdPV7vb0yBg3Vic_PiT_y4XL2fo_VErw&usqp=CAUhttp://https://encrypted-tbn0.gstatic.com/images?q=tbn:ANd9GcTzzTNdPV7vb0yBg3Vic_PiT_y4XL2fo_VErw&usqp=CAUSonoma RCD invites landowners and managers who were impacted by recent > (and past) wildfires to join a discussion on post-wildfire recovery in > your natural landscapes. Come learn about how to prepare your property > for winter, tackling invasive plants and recovery in forested and > riparian areas post-fire, and using grazing as a …

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CLIMATE CHANGE AND HEALTH: Ancient Viruses Trapped in Glaciers for Thousands of Years Could Be Released By Climate Crisis: Study

Another reason climate change needs to be tackled now: “The researchers warn that, “in a worst case scenario,” these and possibly other pathogens could be released as the climate crisis melts glaciers around the world. Ancient Viruses Trapped in Glaciers for Thousands of Years Could Be Released By Climate Crisis: Study | Common Dreams News …

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DRAFT FOG UPDATE: – We are merging! – Action requested for 9/21 Supervisors meeting

DRAFT FOG UPDATE: – We are merging! – Action requested for 9/21 Supervisors meeting Friends of Graton (FOG) has news. We are merging with two other West County groups to form a larger commercial cannabis watchdog group, named Neighbors of West County (NOW.) Subsequent email updates will be coming from Bill Krawetz at a different email address: billkrawetz@comcast.net and will indicate …

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