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NEC Opposes Water Grab Proposition – Vote No on Proposition 3

For Immediate Release:  NEC Opposes Water Grab Proposition – Vote No on Proposition 3  October 31, 2018 –The Northcoast Environmental Center (NEC) opposes Proposition 3...
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State Issues Humboldt Bay Fish Advisory using Baykeeper’s Mercury Data

State Issues Humboldt Bay Fish Advisory using Baykeeper's Mercury Data On Tuesday, the State of California issued an official fish advisory for Humboldt Bay using...

Scientists say halting deforestation ‘just as urgent’ as reducing emissions

Protecting and restoring forests would reduce 18% of emissions by 2030 and help to avoid global temperature rise beyond 1.5C The following excerpt was originally...
Eel River Canyon is part of the proposed Great Redwood Trail Act. Photo: Carodean Road Designs, Flickr CC.

Great Redwood Trail Will be a Reality!

On September 29, Governor Brown signed SB 1029 - what was once known as the Great Redwood Trail Act! From a press release from Senator...

The NEC’s Madison Peters in the news

"Madison Peters, the Coastal Programs Coordinator at the North Coast Environmental Center, said her work has given her a first-hand view of what “single-use...

DAVID “GYPSY” CHAIN 20th Anniversary Memorial

DAVID “GYPSY” CHAIN 20TH ANNIVERSARY MEMORIAL SUNDAY, SEPT. 16TH THE HISTORIC EAGLE HOUSE 139 SECOND STREET, EUREKA CA ADMISSION $25 - STUDENTS NO CHARGE 7:00 DOORS - REFRESHMENTS, NO...
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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...

Wind Energy Projects Proposed for Humboldt County

As the world’s finite energy sources continue to be depleted—creating massive environmental damage and increasing the rate of climate change along the way—shifting to...

Arcata City Council Continues Deliberation on Controversial Student Housing Project

The Arcata City Council continued their deliberation on The Village student housing project in their July 17 meeting, the latest in a series of...

NEC and EPIC File Complaint Against Mercer-Fraser Co. and U.S. Forest Service Over Unauthorized...

On June 18, the Northcoast Environmental Center along with the Environmental Protection Information Center (EPIC) filed a complaint against the U.S. Forest Service and...