The Redwood Chapter contends with climate change, works for sustainable communities, and defends land, water and wildlife from the Bay Area to the Oregon border, while creating opportunities for the exploration and enjoyment of nature.
by Victoria Brandon, Redwood Chapter Chair
Just as the Redwood Needles was going to press, the long-awaited text of the Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP) toxic trade deal was released to public view -- and the environmental consequences revealed in the detailed language turn out to be even worse than expected.
By Teri Shore
A new survey of Sonoma County voters commissioned by Greenbelt Alliance found that 75 percent would definitely or most likely vote “yes” on a potential county ballot measure to renew and expand protections from sprawl for greenbelt lands designated as community separators between Sonoma County’s towns and cities. By the end of the poll that rose to 78 percent.