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image The Summer Solstice Music Festival 6-25-2016 480_126_1.jpg original image (6000x4000) by AutumnSun
A day in the San Lorenzo park in Santa Cruz California, with information, music, and food! San Lorenzo Park, Santa Cruz California
Posted: Sun Jun 26, 2016 12:02AM
text Pipeline Company in Southern California Oil Spill Has Long History of Leaks by Center for Biological Diversity
VENTURA, Calif., June 23, 2016 — The company that just spilled thousands of gallons of crude near the California coast in Ventura has a decade-long history of oil spills in the state, according to information uncovered by the Center for Biological Diversity.
Posted: Fri Jun 24, 2016 5:04PM
image Ventura Oil Spill Highlights Big Oil Regulatory Capture 480_clpoz0musae4l5b.jpg-small_1.jpeg original image (680x383) by Dan Bacher
“This company has a disturbing history of dangerous oil spills, yet federal pipeline regulators seem to have done almost nothing to protect our state,” said Kristen Monsell, an attorney for the Center for Biological Diversity. “The new spill is another grim example of why we have to get pipelines and oil drilling out of California’s vulnerable coastal environment. We’ve got to stop thinking about these oil spills as accidents and start seeing them for what they are: completely predi...
Posted: Fri Jun 24, 2016 2:46PM
image Sacramento Judge Rules Delta Plan Is "Invalid" 480_downloadedfile_1.jpeg original image (800x533) by Dan Bacher
In his decision, Judge Michael Kenny said: “To be clear, the Delta Plan is invalid and must be set aside until proper revisions are completed."
Posted: Thu Jun 23, 2016 6:52PM
image State Evidence Suggests New Wolf May Be in California's Lassen County wolf_lassen_california_cdfw_fpwc.jpg by Center for Biological Diversity
SAN FRANCISCO, June 22, 2016 — New evidence released by the California Department of Fish and Wildlife suggests there may be a wolf in Lassen County. The information — not yet conclusive — includes photos from four trail cameras between August and May and a hair sample from one of the sites. While DNA test results were inconclusive as to whether the animal is a wolf, dog or wolf-dog hybrid, the fact the animal persisted through the winter in this remote location leads agency officials t...
Posted: Wed Jun 22, 2016 5:23PM
text Unprecedented Offshore Fracking Threatens Alaska's Endangered Belugas by Center for Biological Diversity
ANCHORAGE, Alaska, June 22, 2016 — The Center for Biological Diversity today urged federal officials to block an oil company’s plans to drill multiple new wells and conduct the first large, multistage offshore fracking ever done in Alaska’s environmentally sensitive Cook Inlet.
Posted: Wed Jun 22, 2016 11:40AM
calendar No housing in People's Park! by Defend People's Park
Berkeley city council chambers 2134 MLK Way
Event Date: Tue Jun 28, 2016 5:30PM
Posted: Wed Jun 22, 2016 9:07AM
calendar Shoreline Cleanup & Bag Ban Action 480_2016pfjleadimage_1_1_1_1_1.jpg original image (2550x1620) by Berkeley Marina Experience Programs
Shorebird Park Nature Center | 160 University Avenue, Berkeley, CA 94710
Event Date: Sat Jul 16, 2016 9:00AM
Posted: Tue Jun 21, 2016 4:40PM
calendar Plastics: The Rising Tide 480_2016pfjleadimage_1_1_1.jpg original image (2550x1620) by Ecology Center
Ed Roberts Campus | 3075 Adeline Street, Berkeley, CA 94703
Event Date: Fri Jul 8, 2016 7:00PM
Posted: Tue Jun 21, 2016 4:36PM
calendar Caring for Our Sacred Earth caring-for-our_poster__1___1___1_.pdf_140_.jpg original image (x) by Ardy Raghian
Resurrection Church, 7600 Soquel Dr. Aptos
Event Date: Sun Jul 17, 2016 12:00PM
Posted: Tue Jun 21, 2016 1:17PM
calendar Plastic-Free Solutions Salon: Short Films & Discussion with Beth Terry 480_plastic-collected.jpg original image (625x705) by Carole Bennett-Simmons
Berkeley Fellowship of Unitarian Universalists’ Hall 1924 Cedar (@Bonita), Berkeley www.bfuu.org
Event Date: Thu Jul 7, 2016 6:30PM
Posted: Tue Jun 21, 2016 11:07AM
calendar Protest the Deforestation and Poisoning of the East Bay Hills by UC Berkeley 480_map_of_targeted_east_bay_forests_1.jpg original image (1432x1388) by Coalition to Defend East Bay Forests
UC Berkeley (Southside Entrance) Bancroft Way and Telegraph Ave Berkeley, California
Event Date: Wed Jun 29, 2016 12:00PM
Posted: Mon Jun 20, 2016 4:03PM
calendar First Vote on Coal Ordinance, Oakland City Council Meeting by No Coal in Oakland
Oakland City Council, 1 Frank H Ogawa Plz Ste 200, Oakland, CA 94612
Event Date: Mon Jun 27, 2016 4:00PM
Posted: Mon Jun 20, 2016 10:19AM
calendar No Coal in Oakland Rally 480_ban-coal_1.jpg original image (1279x560) by No Coal in Oakland
Oakland City Hall, Oscar Grant/Frank Ogawa Plaza (14th St Bart)
Event Date: Sat Jun 25, 2016 1:00PM
Posted: Mon Jun 20, 2016 10:07AM
calendar San Francisco Critical Mass bike ride 480_13151768_10153769898744563_3052592854325147121_n_1.jpg original image (960x720) by Jesse Palmer
Gather at Justin Herman Plaza (foot of Market by Ferry Building - near Embarcadero BART) - ride throughout city -
Event Date: Fri Jun 24, 2016 6:00PM
Posted: Sun Jun 19, 2016 9:45PM
calendar Documentary: "Return of the River" 160709_return_of_the_river.pdf_140_.jpg original image (x) by Rev. Jeffrey Spencer
Niles Discovery Church 36600 Niles Blvd. Fremont, CA 94356
Event Date: Sat Jul 9, 2016 1:30PM
Posted: Sun Jun 19, 2016 5:41PM
image 13 months of record global temperatures as scientists warn: climate emergency 480_20160616-climatecentral-tempsglobaladjusted_jan-may_1.jpg original image (1050x718) by john Englart (Takver)
From April 2015 to May 2016 each month has been a new record for global average temperatures, according to the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration. It is an unprecedented series of broken global temperature records. And scientists are warning now that we are in unprecedented territory facing the start of a climate emergency.
Posted: Sat Jun 18, 2016 9:41PM
image Global temperature anomaly chart (Comment On: 13 months of record global temperatures as scientists warn: climate emergency) by Gary S
Your first temperature chart does not present an honest view. It is generally thought that numeric charts which have a vertical scale which does not start at ZERO present a distorted view of the data being shown. Just a messenger ...
Posted: Sun Jun 19, 2016 7:33AM
text Groups Question Lack of Transparency in Genetically Engineered Moth Experiments by via Food & Water Watch
WASHINGTON, June 15, 2016 — Environmental, food safety and organic farming organizations are demanding clear public information about a controversial plan to conduct an open air field trial of genetically engineered (GE) diamondback moths at Cornell’s agricultural experiment station in Geneva, New York. The GE moths are intended to control population levels with an engineered trait that causes female offspring to die in the larval stage. The diamondback moth is a pest for producers of cro...
Posted: Sat Jun 18, 2016 4:06PM
calendar Sound Summit: A Benefit for the Mountain by Roots and Branches Conservancy
Mountain Theater, Ridgecrest Blvd in Mount Tam State Park
Event Date: Sat Sep 17, 2016 11:00AM
Posted: Fri Jun 17, 2016 7:12AM