Word has just arrived from a tree-sitter in Jacoby Creek that the road leading to the tree-sits is being readied for winter. It’s been almost two months since the intense forest defense actions in Jacoby Creek began. A big yellow earth moving “dragon” was reported to have dug numerous ditches (water bars) into the [...]
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Day One (Aug 23rd)
Big moon, clear skies for the first time in over a month. Solo except for Alex in another tree up the hill. Green Diamond’s loggers have come very close to cutting the sentinel Redwoods that, once I’d witnessed first hand, captured my attention and called for action.
Up until 4:30 am [...]
The tree-sits in Jacoby creek continue despite ongoing logging operations and private security guards. The trees that were cut near the Redwood Forest Defenders have now been dragged up the hill by a cable yarder, a crane-like machine. The logging crew has now moved their machines to the next clear-cut zone but the Green Diamond Resource Company has continued [...]
From an email this morning-
In addition to the information in this press release, we were also just told that Humboldt County Sherriffs cut the lifeline of the activist who is still dangling 60 feet in the air. In addition they arrested a support person to the action, to clear the road so Green Diamond Resource [...]