The Caltrans lobby was occupied by many demonstrators after a crowd nearing 200 rallied outside the building. Six were locked to each other through the stair railings. The mood was joyous and energetic, lot’s of music and inspirational speakers. The lobby was filled with people of all ages and many walks of life, carrying signs [...]
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If you are opposed to the Caltrans plan to widen sections of the Highway through this magnificent Old-growth Redwood Forest, please come to the rally at 12 o’clock noon at Caltrans office in Eureka, Ca. The highway widening plans include cutting down many younger trees and chopping the roots of many ancient Redwoods in this [...]
We got this in our inbox from friend, fellow forest defender, and Richardson Grove defense organizer extraordinaire, Jeff Muskrat. The Save Richardson Grove campaign has been growing steadily for awhile now, and Jeff is predicting the time is ripe for some direct action. Here’s a link to the project page.
!RICHARDSON GROVE ACTION ALERT!
Representatives from Earth First! Humboldt joined earth defenders from
around the country in the hills of Los Padres last week for the 2010 Earth
First! Organizers Conference and Winter Rendezvous. The gathering came
just after the rain and enjoyed sunny summer weather. Participants shared
songs, stories and strategies for resistance.
The group mobilized in Santa Barbara to bring attention to [...]