Stopping The Logging Of Redwoods In Jackson State Forest

By Cal Winslow, Counter Punch. -

Logging has begun in Jackson State Demonstration Forest, 48,000 acres of state owned redwood forestland in Mendocino County in Northern California. The forest consists mostly of heavily cut over [...]

At Fairy Creek, Indigenous-settler Allyships Are Complicated

By Brandi Morin, Ricochet Media. -

Roots of collaboration grown at battle for old growth could strengthen fight against colonization. As the sun rises over the mountains where the soaring trees grow in the ancient Fairy Creek [...]

‘Monumental Steps’ On Protecting Old Growth Forests

By Andrew MacLeod, The Tyee. -

The British Columbia cabinet has agreed to defer the logging of 2,000 hectares of old-growth forest in the Fairy Creek watershed and the Central Walbran Valley, Premier John Horgan announced [...]

Groups Condemn Police Actions At Fairy Creek

By British Columbia Civil Liberties Association. -

Xʷməθkʷəy̓əm (Musqueam), Sḵwx̱wú7mesh (Squamish) and səlilwətaɬ (Tsleil-Waututh)/Vancouver, B.C. – May 21, 2021: The BC Civil Liberties Association (BCCLA) has written to the provincial [...]

Echoes Of B.C.’s War In The Woods As Fairy Creek Blockade Builds

By Jesse Winter, The Narwhal. -

British Columbia - Hundreds of activists are digging in at logging road blockades across a swath of southern Vancouver Island, vowing to stay as long as it takes to pressure the provincial [...]

‘This Is A War In The Woods 2.0’

By Brendan Strain, Vancouver Island CTV News. -

Port Renfrew - “Activist headquarters” is an encampment just outside of Port Renfrew, Vancouver Island. That is where the fight to prevent 200 hectares of ancient old-growth forest from being cut [...]

Fairy Creek Blockade Demonstrators Call In More Protesters

By Julian Kolsut, Chek News. -

The blockade has been in place since August 2020, organized in part by members of the Rainforest Flying Squad, to stop the logging company Teal-Jones from building a road into the Fairy Creek [...]

The New Water Wars

By Lauren Regan, Civil Liberties Defense Center. -

Weed, California is a small timber-dependent city in rural, far-northern California. In 2016, Roseburg Forest Products (RFP), using legal bullying and exploiting a lack of clarity around water [...]

Portugal’s Wildfires A Result Of Timber Industry

By Campaign to Stop GE Trees, www.stopgetrees.org -

By the Campaign to Stop Genetically-Engineered Trees. Wildfires in Portugal have been called “the worst such disaster in recent history.” Dozens of people burnt to death in their cars while [...]