26 08, 2015

Drought Relief Bill Threatens to Drown Sacred Sites of a Northern California Tribe

2015-09-01T20:02:37+00:00

"Shasta Dam displaced the tribe and drowned 90 percent of the Winnemem sacred and ceremonial grounds that now lie underwater in Shasta Lake, the largest artificial reservoir in California...Now the tribe is bracing itself for a long and arduous battle against some of the most powerful and wealthy interests in the state."

Drought Relief Bill Threatens to Drown Sacred Sites of a Northern California Tribe 2015-09-01T20:02:37+00:00
24 08, 2015

California’s first modern-day wolf pack sighted in Siskiyou County

2017-02-11T13:55:37+00:00

The California Department of Fish and Wildlife released photos of five wolf pups with a pair of adults...the first confirmed sighting of a gray wolf pack in modern California history.

California’s first modern-day wolf pack sighted in Siskiyou County 2017-02-11T13:55:37+00:00
24 08, 2015

W.A.T.E.R. Files Lawsuit Against Crystal Geyser and Siskiyou County

2017-02-11T13:55:37+00:00

We stand with the concerned citizens who filed this lawsuit seeking compliance with the law, a full EIR and adequate, legally enforceable regulations to protect our local wells and aquifers from the harmful effects of unregulated water bottling.

W.A.T.E.R. Files Lawsuit Against Crystal Geyser and Siskiyou County 2017-02-11T13:55:37+00:00
10 08, 2015

Free Film Showing: “Tapped”

2017-02-11T13:55:38+00:00

Mt. Shasta Water Nights Presents: Tapped Does privatization of water best serve the Mt. Shasta Community? This was an educational and informative film - the showing has passed, but we hear it is available for viewing on iTunes, Amazon, YouTube and Netflix. Synopsis The film examines the role of the bottled water industry and its [...]

Free Film Showing: “Tapped” 2017-02-11T13:55:38+00:00
7 08, 2015

Good News! Favorable Medicine Lake Decision!

2015-12-07T16:31:09+00:00

Unanimous ruling from the 9th Circuit Court continues our Native and environmental coalition lawsuit, to stop destructive geothermal fracking of the pristine Medicine Lake Highlands - a major aquifer supplying water for millions of Californians.

Good News! Favorable Medicine Lake Decision! 2015-12-07T16:31:09+00:00
6 08, 2015

California drought renews push for water storage projects

2015-08-08T13:59:01+00:00

"The drought that’s been desiccating California for the past four years has added new urgency to a decades-old debate about the best way to secure reliable water supplies for a growing population: new dams or efficiency measures."

California drought renews push for water storage projects 2015-08-08T13:59:01+00:00