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 [...]
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April 3rd Update: The Warbler and fellow tree-sitters have been forcibly taken down by CHP officers in cherry pickers and climbing gear. The officers aimed guns loaded with “less than lethal” “bean bag rounds” at the tree-sitting highway construction blockaders and shot one of them multiple times. See more below and at the Save Little Lake [...]
The California Department of Deforestation has granted Green Diamond an extension on their plan to clear-cut the grove that we have been defending for three years. The plan is eligible for two one-year extensions including this one. The seasonal restrictions on destroying Northern Spotted Owl nesting zones will end once more on the 15th of [...]
We just received this announcement from Richardson Grove Action Now:
Richardson Grove Action Now [RGAN] invites you to a meeting at 6pm on Wednesday, March 2nd in Eureka.
Because we’ve been receiving phone calls, emails, inquiries and support, and because we want to build a powerful and successful movement of the people to STOP the [...]
The Action Camp at Richardson Grove put on by the new group Richardson Grove Action Now wrapped up after 4 days of meetings, trainings, hiking, picking up trash and more. They are now calling for a rally in the Garberville town square on Monday at noon.
Read more here.