Slide at Last Chance Grade

Last Chance Grade

The Northcoast Environmental Center’s Conservation Committee is monitoring this project closely, as the watershed, wildlife and forest will be impacted. At this point we’re awaiting CalTran’s alternative routes and will be attending their CEQA/NEPA...
Canyon Creek Lakes, in Trinity Alps. Canyon Creek is a proposed Wild & Scenic River. Photo: Miguel Vieira, Flickr CC.

Congressman Huffman’s Northern California Conservation and Recreation Act

The Northcoast Environmental Center’s own Larry Glass, Dan Sealy and Bob Morris have spent the past four years working with a collaborate group to draft language that will not only designate more than 300...
Workers spraying herbicide in a nature reservePhoto: Alan Harper, Flickr CC

Herbicide & Pesticide Spraying

The Northcoast Environmental Center monitors, discusses various herbicide and pesticide spraying plans and works with our Affiliate Member Group Californians for Alternatives to Toxics (CATs) to provide feedback to the various municipalities that are...
Overlooking the Mad River. Photo: Jesse Palmer, Flickr CC.

Mercer-Fraser’s Proposed Cannabis Extraction Facilities

Mercer-Fraser, an engineering company based out of Eureka, proposed the construction of a 5,000-square-foot cannabis manufacturing facility at their property on the Mad River near Glendale in January 2018. The proposed site is immediately...
The Klamath River near Happy Camp. Photo: Matt Baun, Flickr CC, USFWS.

Klamath Dam Removal

The story of the Klamath River is a long one. Its history with Native Americans and later the fisherman, loggers, ranchers, and others that came to rely on its resources has evolved in recent...
Stream Relocated for Cannabis Grow. Photo: NEC

Cannabis issues in Northwest California

The Northcoast Environmental Center continues to stay engaged with the County over its cannabis ordinances to ensure reasonable enforcement efforts are included with the permitted expansions. The NEC has weighed in on both Humboldt...
View from Titlow Hill looking south, in snow. Photo: John Abela, Flickr CC.

Titlow Hill Development

Titlow Hill has been the location of illegal and unpermitted activities for decades. From building roads to sub-dividing and selling parcels, the development in this area poses major risks to its environment, wildlife, and...

Humboldt County Supervisors Questionnaire 2018

Humboldt County Supervisors 4th and 5th District Candidate Questionnaire on Environmental Issues Presented by The Northcoast Environmental Center A primary mission of the Northcoast Environmental Center (NEC) is to educate citizens of the North Coast regarding environmental issues. ...
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Humboldt County Supervisors Questionnaire 2018

Humboldt County Supervisors 4th and 5th District Candidate Questionnaire on Environmental Issues Presented by The Northcoast Environmental Center A primary mission of the Northcoast Environmental Center (NEC) is to educate citizens of the North Coast regarding environmental issues....