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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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MEGA HOTEL SLATED FOR LOWER RUSSIAN RIVER

Lesson for the Coast, from nearby…..we’re in the crosshairs of industrial tourism. https://www.monteriocentral.com/lok_group.html?fbclid=IwAR1FHt7iAXTqErD9xRGLKCn3eCNmobe5_dU__csGIDFHZGx8_mtM4meBg00 STOP THIS MEGA 120 UNIT HOTEL/RESORT IN GUERNEVILLE! 17155 Hwy 116, Guerneville APNs 072-130-005, -007 and -009 Link to Initial Study / Mitigated Negative Declaration documents.   Aug 27, 2021 Legal Notice: Comments on this IS/MND must be received by September 27, 2021 at 5:00PM  Please review …

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A Startup Is Turning Houses Into Corporations, And The Neighbors Are Fighting Back

Catering to the wealthy for second and third homes is NOT solving the housing crisis………. NPR: A Startup Is Turning Houses Into Corporations, And The Neighbors Are Fighting Back   FULL STORY HERE August 24, 20216:30 AM ET GREG ROSALSKY Brad Day and his neighbors in California’s Sonoma Valley have noticed a real estate startup …

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‘Code Red for Humanity’: IPCC Report Warns Window for Climate Action Is Closing Fast

‘Code Red for Humanity’: IPCC Report Warns Window for Climate Action Is Closing Fast Firefighters try to put out a fire as flames spread over a highway on August 5, 2021 in northern Athens, Greece. (Photo: Milos Bicanski/Getty Images) “The alarm bells are deafening, and the evidence is irrefutable: greenhouse gas emissions from fossil fuel …

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