habitat loss

Vintners Lose Challenge to Local Coastal Program Ban on New Vineyards

As Sonoma County works on the draft Local Coastal Plan, let’s keep them out of our coast also! Our fragile coastal lands are water scarce,  we don’t need all their synthetic chemicals compromising flora and fauna during climate change and megadrought predicted.   “remain prohibited due to a number of identified adverse impacts attributed specifically …

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Center for Biological Diversity: NO BORDER WALL

“Now Donald Trump wants a wall across the entire 2,000-mile border. Trump’s wall would harm border communities, perpetuate human suffering, destroy thousands of acres of habitat and halt the cross-border migration of dozens of animal species. In fact, as revealed in the Center’s 2017 report A Wall in the Wild, 93 threatened, endangered and candidate …

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SOURED ON GRAPES, locals speak out on impacts

With 31,000 trees being scheduled for clear cutting in Napa alone, locals ask when does the insanity and greed stop? http://www.bohemian.com/northbay/letters-to-the-editor-june-14-2016/Content?oid=2966561 Soured on Grapes Great article (“Of Water and Wine,” June 15). Thank you for writing it and for publishing it in the Bohemian. I live on a hillside in the Napa Valley about a mile …

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