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image Conservationists Urge Increased Protections of Silky Sharks at International Meeting 480_silkysharkpetition_en_072516_1.jpg by JoannaMcWilliams
Turtle Island Restoration Network and partner organizations are calling on the delegates at an upcoming global conservation meeting to take action to reduce the killing of silky sharks. These sharks are targeted for their valuable fins, and are in dire need of greater protections....
Posted: Mon Jul 25, 2016 10:19AM
image #FreedomNow: Global Call to Action 7.21 freedom_now.png by ACLU of Northern California
The ACLU of Northern California supports the Movement for Black Lives and the collective #FreedomNow actions taking place globally on Thursday, July 21....
Posted: Wed Jul 20, 2016 4:01PM
text Court Rules Lawsuit Over Point Reyes Management Plan Can Move Forward by Center for Biological Diversity
OAKLAND, Calif., July 19, 2016 — A federal court has rejected a legal motion by the National Park Service and refused to dismiss a lawsuit brought by conservation groups seeking an updated “general management plan” and assessment of the environmental impacts of commercial dairy and cattle grazing at Point Reyes National Seashore, before long-term cattle-grazing leases are pushed through. The court earlier rejected a motion by ranchers to intervene in the lawsuit....
Posted: Wed Jul 20, 2016 2:40PM
calendar School Supply Drive by Mark Hawthorne/F.E.P.
Drop-off locations throughout the Bay Area: http://www.foodispower.org/drop-off-locations/...
Event Date: Fri Jul 22, 2016 12:00PM
Posted: Fri Jul 15, 2016 12:44PM
calendar Marin Rod & Gun Club 79th Annual Picnic by Joe Morrison
The Marin Rod & Gun Club, on the waterfront off East Francisco Blvd. in SanRafael. Located at 2675 East Francisco Blvd. - just west of the Richmond Bridge...
Event Date: Sat Jul 23, 2016 10:00AM
Posted: Mon Jul 11, 2016 10:55AM
calendar Industrial Hemp: The Trillion Dollar Crop That Helps the Sky to Breath by Nancy Tubbs
Sunrise Center 645 Tamalpais Drive Corte Madera, CA 94925...
Event Date: Thu Jul 7, 2016 7:30PM
Posted: Tue Jul 5, 2016 9:15AM
image Marin Eagle Scout’s Final Project Will Get Redwood Trees Growing in Bay Area Classrooms 480_liam_1.jpg by Joanna Nasar McWilliams
Marin High School Student and Eagle Scout Liam Birmingham learned about the 10,000 Redwoods Project (10000redwoods.org), and decided to devote his time to assisting Turtle Island Restoration Network achieve this goal....
Posted: Tue Jun 28, 2016 10:18AM
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
image Patient Advocates Denounce Sonoma Sheriffs for Raids on Medical Cannabis Manufacturers 480_rally-for-patients-rights-santa-rosa_6-16-16_1.jpg by Americans for Safe Access
"Thousands of California patients woke up today fearing for the future of their medicine" said Don Duncan, California Director of Americans for Safe Access. “It is time for local authorities to address perceived violation of regulations by means of civil penalties instead of criminal action. The path taken by Sonoma law enforcement yesterday is counterproductive to moving cannabis businesses towards licensing and regulatory compliance.”...
Posted: Thu Jun 16, 2016 10:08PM
calendar Rally for Patients' Rights 480_rally-for-patient-rights_1.jpg by Sonoma County Growers Alliance
Sonoma County Superior Court 600 Administration Dr, Santa Rosa, California 95403...
Event Date: Thu Jun 16, 2016 11:00AM
Posted: Thu Jun 16, 2016 7:23AM
text Killer whales remain protected in Washington by via OCEANA
Olympia, WA, June 10, 2016 – Today the Washington Fish and Wildlife Commission voted unanimously to maintain killer whales on the state’s Endangered Species List. This vote follows the recommendation of Washington Department of Fish and Wildlife biologists who prepared a detailed review of the status of Washington’s southern resident killer whales. Oceana commends the Commission for its decision given the dire situation. Only eighty-three killer whales remain in the southern resident populati...
Posted: Wed Jun 15, 2016 5:03PM
calendar Meeting on Likely DEA raids in Sonoma 480_sonoma-county-cultivators-alliance.jpg by Sonoma County Cultivators Alliance
2255 Challenger Way, Suite 106, Santa Rosa, CA 95407...
Event Date: Wed Jun 15, 2016 4:00PM
Posted: Wed Jun 15, 2016 12:08PM
calendar 16th Annual Non-Profit Breastfest Beer Festival 480_c955772e-d561-49e5-8f3d-4c988a43f311.jpg by Antonio D
Marin Civic Center 10 Avenue of the Flags San Rafael, CA 94903...
Event Date: Sat Jul 16, 2016 1:00PM
Posted: Fri Jun 10, 2016 11:21AM
document Immediate Habitat Protection Sought for Killer Whales Along West Coast orca_proposed_critical_habitat_map.pdf_140_.jpg by Center for Biological Diversity
SEATTLE, June 6, 2016 — Conservation groups and more than 100,000 people today called on the Obama administration to immediately expand protected critical habitat for Southern Resident killer whales along the West Coast. The population remains critically endangered with just 83 individuals left....
Posted: Mon Jun 6, 2016 1:06PM
calendar The Great Russian River Race by Nancy Tubbs, nancy_tubbs@fullcalendar.com
Johnson's Beach 16215 First St Guerneville, CA 95446...
Event Date: Sat Jun 4, 2016 12:00PM
Posted: Wed May 25, 2016 10:13AM
image Day of Action in Support of Familias Unidas and San Quintin, MX Farmworkers 480_boycott-driscolls-global-day-of-action_5-7-16_1.jpg by via Boycott Sakuma Berries
On Saturday, May 7th, there was a call from farm workers for a Boycott Driscoll’s International Day of Action to bring attention to the fight in the berry fields both in Washington State and San Quintin, MX....
Posted: Mon May 16, 2016 11:20PM
text UFW improving farm worker lives through proactive union work by via United Farm Workers
Attending the United Farm Workers’ 20th Constitutional Convention May 19-22 at the Rabobank Convention Center in Bakersfield, Calif. are nearly 400 farm worker delegates and alternates representing their co-workers at ranches under union contract in California, Oregon and Washington state. The convention highlights how farm workers today are living out the legacy of Cesar Chavez and the farm worker movement....
Posted: Thu May 12, 2016 4:14PM
text Adopt a Redwood Tree as a Green Gift for Graduates by Joanna Nasar
Honor a High School or College Graduate by Planting a Tree in their Name...
Posted: Tue May 10, 2016 9:36AM
calendar Old School & New School City Lights Poets reading at Book Passage outofprint.jpeg by City Lights Publishers
Book Passage 51 Tamal Vista Blvd Corte Madera, CA 94925...
Event Date: Sun May 22, 2016 1:00PM
Posted: Fri Apr 29, 2016 2:34PM
calendar Challenging Conversations About Israel by Nancy Tubbs, nancy_tubbs@fullcalendar.com
Osher Marin JCC 200 N. San Pedro Road San Rafael, CA 94903...
Event Date: Mon May 9, 2016 7:00PM
Posted: Thu Apr 28, 2016 10:16PM