EcoNews Roundup Report: Latest environmental news stories for February 2019

For February's EcoNews Roundup Report Larry Glass, NEC’s Executive Director, and Bella Waters, NEC’s Administrative & Development Director, cover the following news stories: Local: 1. Nordic Aquafarm, Big Fish Farm on Samoa Peninsula - lots of...

EcoNews Report Roundup January 2019

Environmental stories in 30 minutes – that’s the EcoNews Roundup! For January's EcoNews Report Roundup Larry Glass, NEC’s Executive Director, and Bella Waters, NEC’s Admin & Development Director, cover the following news stories: Local Help protect...

EcoNews Report Roundup: Latest environmental news stories for January 2019

Environmental stories in 30 minutes – that’s the EcoNews Roundup! For January's EcoNews Report Roundup Larry Glass, NEC’s Executive Director, and Bella Waters, NEC’s Admin & Development Director, cover the following news stories: Local...

EcoNews Report Roundup December 2018

Environmental stories in 30 minutes – that’s the EcoNews Roundup! For December’s EcoNews Report Roundup Larry Glass, NEC’s Executive Director, and Bella Waters, NEC’s Admin & Development Director, cover the following news stories: Local Conflict-of-Interest Questions...

EcoNews Report Roundup: Latest environmental news stories for December 2018

15 Environmental stories in 30 minutes – that’s the EcoNews Roundup! For December’s EcoNews Report Roundup Larry Glass, NEC’s Executive Director, and Bella Waters, NEC’s Admin & Development Director, cover the following news stories:...

EcoNews Report Roundup: Latest environmental news stories for November 2018

16 Environmental stories in 30 minutes – that’s the EcoNews Roundup! For November’s EcoNews Report Roundup Larry Glass, NEC’s Executive Director, and Bella Waters, NEC’s Admin & Development Director, cover the following news stories:...

EcoNews Report Roundup: Latest environmental news stories for October 2018

13 Environmental stories in 30 minutes – that’s the EcoNews Roundup! For October's EcoNews Report Roundup Larry Glass, NEC’s Executive Director, and Bella Waters, NEC’s Admin & Development Director, cover the following news stories:...

EcoNews Report Roundup October 2018

13 Environmental stories in 30 minutes – that’s the EcoNews Roundup! For October's EcoNews Report Roundup Larry Glass, NEC’s Executive Director, and Bella Waters, NEC’s Admin & Development Director, cover the following news stories: Local News 1....
Northwest Pacific Rail alongside the mainstem Eel River. Credit Scott Greacen/Friends of the Eel River

Governor Brown Signed the Great Redwood Trail Bill!

Scott Greacen, FOER's Conservation Director and Humboldt County's 3rd District Supervisor Mike Wilson discuss SB 1029. Formerly known as the Great Redwood Trail Act, SB 1029 shifts the North Coast Railroad Authority's mandate from developing...

Office Assistant

We're hiring a part-time Office Assistant. This is a great opportunity to get involved with your local environmental center. POSITION PURPOSE: Under the direction of the Administrative & Development Director, the Office Assistant helps with...

EcoNews Report Roundup: Current Environmental News

14 Environmental stories in 30 minutes – that’s the EcoNews Roundup! On today’s EcoNews Report Roundup, the NEC's Larry Glass and Bella Waters cover the latest environmental news stories.
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Humboldt Alliance for Responsible Planning Calls for Public Input on Trinidad Rancheria Hotel

The Trinidad Rancheria is planning a 100-room, 6-story hotel adjacent to the Cherae Heights Casino on Scenic Drive near Trinidad. My guests, Richard Johnson and Dave Hankin, are co-chairs for the Humboldt Alliance for...
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Watch it get Hotter 1880-2017

The following excerpt was originally published on EarthSky: "An anomaly is something that deviates from what’s standard, or expected. This global warming visualization – created by Antti Lipponen of the Finnish Meteorological Institute – shows yearly temperature...

EcoNews Report Roundup: Latest environmental news stories

14 Environmental stories in 30 minutes – that’s the EcoNews Roundup! On today’s EcoNews Report Roundup Larry Glass, NEC’s Executive Director, and Bella Waters, NEC’s Admin & Development Director, cover the following news stories:   Local news: ...

EcoNews Report Roundup: Latest environmental news stories

14 Environmental stories in 30 minutes – that’s the EcoNews Roundup! On today’s EcoNews Report Roundup Larry Glass, NEC’s Executive Director, and Bella Waters, NEC’s Admin & Development Director, cover the following news stories:...
NEC staff and interns, and Jen Kalt from Humboldt Baykeeper, enjoying the 2017 summer party. Photo: Dan Sealy.

Summer Slough Social – Aug 26

The NEC invites you to our Summer Slough Social! Sunday, August 26 3-7pm Food, music, fun, swimming and kayaking at beautiful CJ & Carol Ralph's residence near the Mad River Slough and Lamphere Dunes. BYO kayak or canoe Limited...
Arts Arcata Wine Pour. Photo Credit Matej Novak, Flickr

Wine Pour at Arts! Arcata – Sept 14

Support the NEC and our programs at Arts! Arcata on September 14 Join us at Arcata Exchange for some great tunes, a little wine, and a wonderful atmosphere! Wine proceeds go towards supporting the NEC...

Why Huffman’s NW California Wilderness Bill is Special

"Many of us have been fighting for these since the whole concept of wilderness was created in the first place." Scott Greacen, Friends of the Eel River Conservation Director discusses Congressman Huffman's recently introduced...

EcoNews Report Roundup: Latest environmental news stories

10 Environmental stories in 30 minutes – that’s the EcoNews Roundup! On today’s EcoNews Report Roundup Larry Glass, NEC’s Executive Director, and Bella Waters, NEC’s Admin & Development Director, cover the following news stories:

EcoNews Report Roundup: Latest environmental news stories

10 Environmental stories in 30 minutes – that’s the EcoNews Roundup! On today’s EcoNews Report Roundup Larry Glass, NEC’s Executive Director, and Bella Waters, NEC’s Admin & Development Director, cover the following news stories:   Local news: ...

Environmental Journalist

Our previous Environmental Journalist was so amazing she's was offered a full time position out of the area! Now we're looking for another amazing Journalist. Pay rate: $12/hour Hours: 70 hours a month. Flexible, to not...

Coastal Program Coordinator Support

Under the direction of the Administrative and Development Director  and the Coastal Programs Coordinator, the Coastal Programs Coordinator Support will be learning the day-to-day operations related to NEC’s Coastal Programs (CP) and will organize...

Planning for Rising Seas in the Humboldt Bay Area

Aldaron Laird is a local environmental planner who has spent years thinking about how best to prepare the Humboldt Bay area for flooding, erosion, and higher groundwater levels that are projected in the next...
Humboldt marten. Photo: Charlotte Eriksson, Oregon State University.

EcoNews Report Roundup: Latest environmental news stories

13 Environmental stories in 30 minutes - that's the EcoNews Roundup! On today’s EcoNews Report Roundup Larry Glass, NEC's Executive Director, and Bella Waters, NEC's Admin & Development Director, cover the following news stories: Humboldt...
Colin Fiske at Clam Beach. Photo: Courtesy of Colin Fiske.

How Do We Design the Plaza for People?

What does it mean to design a public space for people over cars? Colin Fiske of the Coalition for Responsible Transportation Priorities discusses the key principles of transportation planning and how the Arcata Plaza...