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New video released “Clearcutting California Forests”

  Clearcutting our forests – Time is running out for wildlife.  Tens of thousands of acres will be clearcut this year. Please check out this  NEW short video – “Clearcutting in California”  then share the shameful secret that California is … Continue reading

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Check out video – forest animals demand end to clearcutting!

http://www.youtube.com/watch?NR=1&v=2ruRMJN50x0&feature=endscreen    

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Environmental groups sound alarm over logging near Big Trees

A recent oped by Mark Boyd  “Environmental groups sound alarm over logging near Big Trees”  was published in the Modesto Bee.  It highlighted concerns about forest ecosystem clearcutting destruction surrounding Calaveras Big Trees State Park. “Since 1996 in Calaveras County … Continue reading

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Action Alert! Support EPIC’s Petition to Protect Spotted Owls

Urgent Action Alert!  Support EPIC’s Petition to Protect Spotted Owls and Save Public Funds    Support EPIC’s petition to remove outdated and harmful regulations that damage Northern Spotted Owl habitat.  Existing state regulations have allowed intensive logging of spotted owl … Continue reading

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New short video on biological importance of burned forests

A short video has just been released to help people understand the biological values of  recently burned forests. This video “Forests Born of Fire”  shows how Western US forests burned by high-intensity fire produce important and rare wildlife habitat — but widespread policies … Continue reading

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EPFW Wild and Scenic Film Festival

Wild and Scenic Film Festival September 20, 2012 at Chatom Vineyards (Wine, Farm fresh food and Films!) Please visit www.sierrafilmfest.org for reservations and film information.

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Should CA Cap and Trade provide $ for clearcutting?

EPFW was featured on a Bay Area News story (Channel 11 NBC) on May 17 about how the timber industry–in this case Sierra Pacific Industries–will be using the Cap and Trade offsets market to make potentially hundreds of million of … Continue reading

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Two new ways to tell California to stop clearcutting our forests!

Two new ways to make your voice heard that clearcutting of California’s forests must stop! Continue reading

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See Sac Bee viewpoint on SPI clearcuts

Viewpoints: Sierra Pacific’s clear-cuts impoverish forests, economy – sacbee.com I spent a recent Monday on a Sierra Pacific Industries’ forest tour outside the rural Calaveras County town of West Point. Sierra Pacific has clear-cut thousands of acres in Calaveras. It … Continue reading

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EPFW’s Chickaree goes to Berkeley clearcutting protest!

Watch the Sierra Animals Protest Video – EPFW’s chickaree is in the protest video! pass it on … share on your Facebook page http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=2ruRMJN50x0&feature=related    

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