Environment

February 2018

Yurok Tribe Acquires Thousands of Acres of Blue Creek Watershed From Green Diamond; Will Manage Land to Restore Ecosystem

PG&E Tells Regional Commission It’s Thinking About Selling or Abandoning Potter Valley Dams, Which Take Water Out of the Eel and Send It South

January 2018

Lawmakers and Activists Blast Trump’s Move to Open Virtually All U.S. Waters to Offshore Drilling

December 2017

This Free Shopping Bag Will Help You Remember the Eureka Street Sweeping Schedule

November 2017

Local Environmental Group Submits Ballot Initiative to Recommend Clearcutting Ban in Humboldt County

September 2017

Karuk Tribe Picks Up $100k PG&E Climate Change Grant to Fund Traditional, Prescribed-Burn Forest Management

(VIDEO) The Squabbling Has Ended and the Dredging Has Begun! After Bureaucratic Scrap, the City of Eureka is Finally Excavating the Gunk From the City’s Public Marina

Environmental Leaders Say County’s Weed Ordinance and Draft EIR are Fine But Enforcement is Sorely Lacking

‘Blue-Green Algae’ Found in Big Lagoon Says Environmental Health Officials; Toxins Especially Hazardous to Children and Dogs

August 2017

MORE PARKLETS, Says Eureka!

Huffman Unveils Bill to Protect and Restore Local Forests and Watersheds, and He Wants Your Feedback

June 2017

Clam Beach Named Most Polluted Beach in California by Watchdog Group

May 2017

In Email to Sundberg, EPA Reaffirms Opposition to Beach Disposal of Dredge Spoils, But Eureka Official Insists It’s the Best Option

Supervisor Ryan Sundberg Appeals to National EPA Official on Marina Dredge Disposal

Senator McGuire to Hold Hearing on Collapse of Local Salmon Fishery

EPA Says Eureka, Harbor District Should Have Known Dredging Disposal on the Beach Wouldn’t be Allowed

EPA Rejects Eureka/Harbor District’s Plan to Dump Dredge Spoils on the Beach

February 2017

City of Arcata to Plant 115 Urban Street Trees and Shrubs During February and March

County Fines PG&E and Three Local Businesses for Hazardous Waste Violations

January 2017

Wells Fargo Issues Statement in Response to Dakota Access Pipeline Protests

As Arctic Ice Melts and Humboldt Bayfront Land Sinks, Arcata Braces for Sea Level Rise

December 2016

Huffman Applauds Obama Decision to Permanently Protect Atlantic & Arctic Oceans from Oil Drilling

October 2016

Thanks, Rain! Chinook Salmon Look Abundant and Healthy in the Eel River.

August 2016

CAUTION! Trinity River to Surge Today Through Next Month, For Fish-Saving Purposes

See Ya, Highway 101 Billboards!

Careful, Reggae Goers: Potentially Toxic Algae Now in Full Bloom on the Eel River

July 2016

For the First Time in History, There Will be No Salmon at This Year’s Yurok Salmon Festival

Do You Like Clean Air? Are You a Lawyer or Medical Professional? Your Air Quality Control Board Needs You!

June 2016

Large Fish Kill at Mad River Estuary ‘Not Armageddon,’ Says State Fish & Wildlife Dept.

Small Release of Black Gunk Pauses Environmental Remediation Work in Henderson Center

EPIC, Others Prepare to Sue Feds Over Failure to Protect Pacific Fisher

April 2016

Crab Time: Get Your Dungeness South of the Mouth of Humboldt Bay

Pacific Fisher Denied Endangered Species Act Protection; Feds Cut Deal With Timber Industry, Withdraw Proposal

March 2016

Yesterday’s Other Emergency Drill: Scientists Prep for Future Humboldt Bay Oil Spills

If You Notice Humboldt Bay Turning Red Next Week, Don’t Freak Out

Karuk Tribe and Environmental Groups File Lawsuit Over Logging Plan in Klamath National Forest

February 2016

Humboldt Environmental Advocates in Morro Bay for Historic Coastal Commission Hearing

New Klamath Dam Removal Plan Announced, Bypassing Congress

January 2016

UNBUNDYS RALLY: Public Land Fans Occupy Wildlife Area For a Little Bit, Sing, Eat Snacks, Then Leave (PHOTOS/VIDEO)

The Un-Bundys: Environmental Groups Plan Takeover of Federal Lands on South Spit

December 2015

Center for Biological Diversity Threatens Lawsuit to Protect Local Frog

Enviro Groups Sue U.S. Fish & Wildlife Over Lack of Protection for Coastal Marten

(UPDATE: OPENED) Fishing Closed in Big Lagoon Due to Weekend Fuel Spill; Officials Confirm That Ducks Were ‘Oiled’

Invasive New Zealand Mud Snails Found on HSU Campus

November 2015

Director of CDFW Enacts Emergency Delay of Commercial Crabbing Season Due to Domoic Acid Levels

Dungenless: California Fish and Game Commission Suspends Crabbing Season Until Domoic Acid Numbers are No Longer a Significant Risk

Dan Ehresman Resigns as Executive Director of the Northcoast Environmental Center

October 2015

Huffman Announces Nearly $90k in USDA Grants to Promote Local Food

Reggae on the River To Go ‘Water-Neutral’

September 2015

Huffman Bill Would Prohibit Oil Drilling in Arctic Ocean


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