Category Archives: Environment

Fundraising Season – Host A Small House Party!

shortlink here: http://wp.me/pbr9G-3PC mnemonic here: http://urlet.com/over.input Hi Everyone, It is fund raising season again and I would like to raise some funds for my friends at PARC, People’s Action for Rights and Community here in Eureka. http://highboldtage.wordpress.com/2013/05/21/donations-requested-to-keep-parc-perking/ So between now … Continue reading

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Oil Train Explodes in Canadian Border Town – Preview of Humboldt Bay’s Future?

shortlink: http://wp.me/p38Pt0-fi mnemonic: via AP go to link after excerpt for complete story: Officials in Canada say they have located five bodies so far in their grim search for victims from the catastrophic derailment of an oil-laden cargo train, and … Continue reading

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Krill (small shrimp) Kill in Oregon and California – Reasons Unknown

shortlink here:  http://wp.me/p38Pt0-f3 GRANTS PASS, Ore. — Millions of krill – a tiny shrimp-like animal that is a cornerstone of the ocean food web – have been washing up on beaches in Southern Oregon and Northern California for the past … Continue reading

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New MERS virus spreads easily, deadlier than SARS

shortlink here: http://wp.me/p38Pt0-eA New MERS virus spreads easily, deadlier than SARS LONDON (AP) — A mysterious new respiratory virus that originated in the Middle East spreads easily between people and appears more deadly than SARS, doctors reported Wednesday after investigating … Continue reading

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Round Up Resistant GMO Monsanto Wheat Escapes in Oregon

shortlink here:  http://wp.me/p38Pt0-ce mnemonic here: http://urlet.com/yeah.unclear update 5/31 Monsanto resumed US field testing of GMO wheat in 2011 in Hawaii and North Dakota http://www.bloomberg.com/news/2013-05-31/monsanto-resumed-field-trials-of-roundup-ready-wheat.html update 5/31 from Reuters  http://www.reuters.com/article/2013/05/31/usa-wheat-search-idUSL2N0EC0HB20130531 update 5/30  “Regional Industry Threatened” – contaminated field confirmed to be … Continue reading

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Buena Vista Biomass Power Plant [Ione, CA] Suffers “Catastrophic Mechanical Failure”

Amador County Undersheriff Jim Wegner said investigators think “catastrophic mechanical failure” caused a boiler at the Buena Vista Biomass Power plant to rupture with such force Wednesday morning that workers initially thought there had been an explosion. http://www.sacbee.com/2013/05/29/5456942/2-injured-in-n-calif-power-plant.html [Ione is … Continue reading

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Eureka March Against Monsanto / Genetic Fascism Saturday!

shortlink here: http://wp.me/p38Pt0-bY  mnemonic here: http://urlet.com/audible.crash March Against Monsanto – Eureka Sat May 25th meet at 2nd and I, march to courthouse, three blocks. 11am-2pm at Superior Court of California, County of Humboldt 825 5th St Eureka, CA https://www.facebook.com/events/362525013867056/permalink/371774342942123/ March Against … Continue reading

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