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4 12, 2017

The Perils of H.R. 2936 “Resilient Federal Forest Act of 2017”

2017-12-04T09:32:03+00:00

This bill threatens communities and wildlife by fast-tracking irresponsible, large scale logging projects and diminishing capacity for public input and environmental checkpoints...

The Perils of H.R. 2936 “Resilient Federal Forest Act of 2017” 2017-12-04T09:32:03+00:00
3 11, 2017

Bioregional Visitors from Italy

2017-11-10T13:55:21+00:00

by Michelle Berditschevsky “Bioregional” is our middle name, and when I learned that Guiseppe Moretti, a founder of the Italian Bioregional Network, would be passing through Mount Shasta with two colleagues, I jumped at the chance to offer them hospitality and reconnect with a larger sense of the bioregional movement. As a life-long farmer [...]

Bioregional Visitors from Italy 2017-11-10T13:55:21+00:00
3 11, 2017

Sustainable Groundwater Management Act (SGMA)

2017-11-10T13:56:22+00:00

By Angelina Cook A group of non-governmental organizations (NGO’s) working on water issues throughout the state, met in Sacramento on October 17 to discuss the ways in which SGMA can, or cannot, assist local efforts to improve sustainable groundwater management. Organized by Jennifer Clary of Clean Water Action, hosted by The Nature Conservancy, and [...]

Sustainable Groundwater Management Act (SGMA) 2017-11-10T13:56:22+00:00