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Endangered Species Act Recovery Plan Set for Two Unique Bay Area Plants - by Center for Biological Diversity
SACRAMENTO, Calif.— The U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service announced recovery plans (see PDF) today for the pallid manzanita, a fire-adapted shrub with only two naturally occurring populations remaining in the world — in Alameda and Contra Costa counties — and Baker’s larkspur, an attractive purple wildflower with only one small remaining population, in western Marin County.
Posted: Fri Aug 21, 2015 2:57PM
Crowdsourcing to Spot Illegal Fishing Vessels at Cocos Island Marine Protected Area - by Joanna Nasar
Turtle Island Restoration Network, SeaTurtles.org, has formed a partnership DigitalGlobe’s crowdsourcing platform Tomnod.com to create the first crowdsourced digital patrol of the Cocos Island Marine Protected Area in order to defend one of the Pacific Ocean’s most vibrant marine life habitats.
Posted: Thu Aug 20, 2015 11:59AM
Blue Mind Meet the Authors Reception and Book Talk - by Joanna Nasar
Dance Palace, 503 B St, Point Reyes Station, CA 94956 in West Marin County.
Event Date:Sat Aug 22, 2015 6:00PM
Posted: Mon Aug 17, 2015 10:22AM
River Awards Gala - by Kate Wilson
Shone Farm 7450 Steve Olson Lane Forestville, CA 95436
Event Date:Sat Oct 3, 2015 4:00PM
Posted: Mon Aug 10, 2015 7:36PM
10th Annual DSLC Tech Expo & More - by David Scott
The address: Finley Hall, Sonoma County Fairgrounds, 1350 Bennett Valley Rd, Santa Rosa, CA 95404.
Event Date:Fri Oct 9, 2015 10:00AM
Posted: Mon Aug 10, 2015 4:40PM
Feds Propose New Rules to Protect Whales, Dolphins in Other Countries - by Joanna Nasar
Regulations Will Prohibit Seafood Imports That Don’t Meet U.S. Standards for Marine Mammal Protection
Posted: Mon Aug 10, 2015 4:35PM
Evidence Found of New Wolf in California's Siskiyou County - by Center for Biological Diversity
SAN FRANCISCO— Evidence of a wolf in Siskiyou County was reported on August 3 by the California Department of Fish and Wildlife. Following up on citizen sightings of a lone, dark-colored canid, agency staff obtained photographic images from a trail camera and spotted fresh tracks, indications that California is now home to its second wolf in nearly a century. The wolf, which may be roaming in Siskiyou County, is not wearing a radio-collar, so its movements will be detectable only by trail c...
Posted: Tue Aug 4, 2015 10:42AM
Revisited former Drakes Bay Oyster Company location - by D. Boyer
I visited the former Drakes Bay Oyster Company location to get an update.
Posted: Tue Jul 28, 2015 7:27AM
0.1% Power Elite 'owl worshippers' meeting now in secret at California's Bohemian Grove (audio/mpeg 51.8MB) - by Tony Gosling, Martin Summers
Interview with Sociology Professor Peter Phillips from Sonoma County University, California, USA – founder of Project Censored & author of dissertation: A Relative Advantage: Sociology of the San Francisco Bohemian Club (1994) – he discusses Bohemian Grove where rich and influential men, including politicians, meet once a year to have fun and network
Posted: Sat Jul 25, 2015 6:13AM
Sound Summit: A Benefit for the Mountain - by Denise
The historic Mountain Theater Ridgecrest Blvd in Mount Tamalpais State Park
Event Date:Sat Sep 19, 2015 11:00AM
Posted: Sun Jul 19, 2015 6:18PM
The Dark History of the California Bear Flag: An Interview with Alex Abella (audio/mpeg 8.0MB) - by Dump the California Bear Flag
Alex Abella is a journalist and author. His article for the Los Angeles Times called California, it's time to dump the Bear Flag, tells the history of California’s Bear Flag and its origins in a racist revolt.
Posted: Fri Jul 17, 2015 1:15PM
Occupy Sonoma County Presents Media Skills For Activists: Effective Media Campaign Skills - by Occupy Sonoma County
Peace & Justice Center, 467 Sebastopol Ave., Santa Rosa, CA
Event Date:Mon Jul 6, 2015 7:00PM
Posted: Mon Jul 6, 2015 4:17AM
2015 Bioneers Conference - by Daniel Adel
Marin Center 10 Ave of the Flags, San Rafael, CA, 94903
Event Date:Fri Oct 16, 2015 8:45AM
Posted: Tue Jun 30, 2015 3:06PM
Fairfax Resident Files Lawsuit over Police Harassment, Cover-up of Misconduct - by Jeff Miller
A Fairfax resident filed a civil rights lawsuit last week against the Town of Fairfax for a July 2014 incident in which two Fairfax police officers wrongly and forcefully detained him for alleged mail theft and subjected him to insults and threats, simply for taking his mail out of his own mailbox. Although the Fairfax police chief initially promised to discipline the officers for inappropriate behavior, the police department subsequently conspired to cover up the officers’ misconduct, dism...
Posted: Mon Jun 29, 2015 1:54PM
Death Row Prisoners Challenge Torturous Conditions in San Quentin's "Adjustment Center" - by Siegel & Yee
Prisoners Indefinitely Housed in Adjustment Center Allege Violations of Eighth and Fourteenth Amendments
Posted: Thu Jun 25, 2015 8:41PM
University of Denver Sturm College of Law Launches New Professorship in Animal Rights Law - by via Animal Legal Defense Fund
DENVER, CO — The University of Denver Sturm College of Law is gratified to announce the creation of a new Professorship that will bolster students’ ability and interest in representing animal rights. Funded by a generous gift from the Animal Legal Defense Fund (ALDF) and appointed by the dean of Denver Law, the ALDF Professorship will provide support for a faculty member dedicated to advancing the interests of animals through the legal system and engaging students in this field of work. T...
Posted: Wed Jun 24, 2015 5:34PM
Civil War Days . . . 16th Annual - by Teri
Freezeout Canyon, 1/4 mile down Moscow Road, Duncans Mills, CA
Event Date:Sat Jul 18, 2015 9:00AM
Posted: Tue Jun 16, 2015 4:08PM
Pop-Up Jewish Marin Fun for all - with a side of Jewish - by Heidi Sanders
Fairfax Festival 142 Bolinas Rd Fairfax, CA 94930 http://www.fairfaxfestival.com/
Event Date:Sun Jun 14, 2015 11:00AM
Posted: Tue Jun 2, 2015 10:25AM
Fracking Bohemians—more evidence - by Don Eichelberger, Bohemian Grove Action Netwo
Every mid-July for over 100 years, most of the wealthiest and most powerful men in the world gather for a two week, off-the-record camp out at Bohemian Grove. This article describes some of the men who have influenced the development of hydrolic fracturing (fracking) and turned it in to another cash cow that is destroying the environment on behalf of the patriarchy.
Posted: Wed May 27, 2015 1:58PM
CSU Teaching Staff in a "Race To The Bottom: Losing Ground and Losing Faith" - by California Faculty Association
Both the quantitative and the qualitative data reveal a significant economic precariousness in the lives of many CSU faculty. From these responses (and from the salary data provided in our first paper), it is undeniable that significant numbers of faculty teaching in the CSU today are among California’s “working poor.” Many others are financially hanging on by a thread through a variety of means...
Posted: Mon May 18, 2015 11:40AM