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imageForest Defenders Blockade Road to Rainbow Ridge (photo)
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by Duff
Forest defender in position to lock down at junked car blockade along logging road to Rainbow Ridge in the Mattole watershed. See associated print article for details....
Posted: Sun, Dec 17, 2000 5:09pm PST
text5 Arrested in Mattole by anonymous
Pacific Lumber Security know as the Humboldt Sheriffs Department Arrested 5 forest defenders today in the Mattole....
Posted: Tue, Nov 28, 2000 10:03pm PST
imageMattole Update - 11/21 Picture
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by Mattole Forest Defenders
A image from the Monday(11/20) early morning blockade organized by the residents of the Mattole River Valley....
Posted: Tue, Nov 21, 2000 9:51pm PST
textMattole Update - 11/21 article by Mattole Forest Dfenders
Maxxam/Pacific Lumber (PL) is trying to begin clearcutting the second largest intact stand of lowland old-growth Douglas Fir in California - Rainbow Ridge in the Mattole River watershed of the Lost Coast....
Posted: Tue, Nov 21, 2000 9:51pm PST
textMaxxam logging in the Mattole Update - 11-17-2000 by NCEF! alert list
Last Friday, we heard the news we've been anticipating for weeks. A truckload of Columbia Helicopter loggers showed up to clearcut one of the seven timber harvest plans (THP) on Rainbow Ridge,1-99-475....
Posted: Fri, Nov 17, 2000 9:07am PST
textLetter to Maxxam/Pacific Lumber by Mattole Forest Defenders
To follow up on our October 27, 2000 letter we are reiterating that Maxxam/Pacific Lumber Company must surely be aware that operating on such controversial plans as THP 1-99-475 is more than likely to result in public protest including non-violent direct action on site....
Posted: Fri, Nov 10, 2000 3:51pm PST
textStatement from the Mattole Forest Defenders within the boundaries of THP 99-475 by NCTM
We as friends and residents of the Mattole River Watershed, calling ourselves the Mattole Forest Defenders, set out today to try to non-violently stop the logging of the controversial Timber Harvest Plan 99-475 (THP 475)....
Posted: Fri, Nov 10, 2000 3:20pm PST
textMATTOLE LOGGING BEGINS!!! by NCTM
This morning we heard the news we've been anticipating for weeks. A truckload of loggers showed up to one of the seven timber harvest plans (THP) on Rainbow Ridge, 99-475....
Posted: Fri, Nov 10, 2000 3:31pm PST
textRuling on Rainbow Ridge THP 475 - Logging could begin... by NCTM
Judge Cissna ruled today against issuing a Preliminary Injunction to halt logging on THP 475 - (the 53-acre timber harvest plan on Rainbow Ridge to clearcut ancient forests on steep slopes above Allwardt Creek)....
Posted: Wed, Oct 25, 2000 10:37pm PDT
textCDF to Approve Logging Plans in Mattole by douglas fir
On Friday morning, September 15, the California Department of Forestry (CDF) is set to approve the second of seven controversial logging plans in the ancient Douglas fir forests of Rainbow Ridge in the Mattole watershed of Humboldt County. This plan - 1-00-218HUM - allows Maxxam/Pacific Lumber (PL) to remove logs from the Sulphur Creek drainage cut illegally in 1998....
Posted: Fri, Sep 15, 2000 12:59am PDT