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Tree-sit News

Monday, August 12th, 2013

Willits Bypass
In Little Lake Valley, the machines used to install drains into the wetlands, “Wick Drain Stitchers”, are nearing the tree-sit, bringing with them workers and highway patrol guards. Last week, a Calfire helicopter repeatedly circled the tree-sit and flew by slowly within 100 ft of the tree-tops. The-tree-sitters are doing well, other than the [...]

Willits Action Update

Monday, August 5th, 2013

People rallied this morning on the north end of town as festival goers headed south from Reggae on the River. Actions have continued as the town government dukes it out over allowing Caltrans contractors to use city streets for work vehicles. The wick stitchers draw nearer to the tree-sitters every day. Recently, two women locked [...]

Support Prisoners!

Wednesday, July 10th, 2013

Authored collectively by: pauliestate@riseup.net
Why Support Prisoners?
It is hard to run a large campaign against a powerful adversary. In
struggle, our resources are few. We have to prioritize and sometimes
things fall through the cracks. However, legal and prisoner support are
absolutely essential for a worthwhile campaign and a vibrant movement. If
individuals don’t believe they will be supported by [...]

Police Raiding Wick Stitcher Occupation- July 1st Day 12

Thursday, June 20th, 2013

Update 7/1/13 Noon:
Just in from EF!ers on the scene. The CHP has cut Will out of his lock box and arrested him. Amanda Sensemen, aka “Warbler”, has also been arrested at the site.
UPDATE 7/1/13 10:20 am:
It appears that an extraction attempt is imminent. Two cherry pickers have arrived on site along with 50 police. The [...]

We Support Strawberry Rock Tree-sitters!

Friday, April 26th, 2013

EF! Humboldt is announcing our support and assistance to the tree-sitters in Trinidad.
After a break from direct action following our successful four year campaign in the McKay Tract, we are ready to join our fellow community members in the defense of the forest around Strawberry Rock.

Forest practices we are opposed to:
 Clear-cut logging by any [...]