Category Archives: Environment

Fort Bragg requests proposals for desalination plant feasibility study

Aired: August 17, 2017 on KMUD Radio News; August 22, 2017 on KZYX Radio News Podcast: https://soundcloud.com/kmudnews/fort-bragg-requests-proposals-for-desalination-plant-feasibility-study On the urging of Fort Bragg Mayor Lindy Peters, the coastal city has issued a request for proposals for a feasibility study to look … Continue reading

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INTERVIEW: Matt Johnson on animal liberation and Direct Action Everywhere

PODCAST: http://knyo.libsyn.com/matt-johnson-animal-liberation-and-direct-action-everywhere In this August 16, 2017 interview radio journalist Dan Young speaks with with Matt Johnson, the Press Coordinator and Organzier for the SF Bay Area chapter of Direct Action Everywhere (DxE). DxE is an international grassroots network of animal … Continue reading

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DTSC seeks input on GP proposal to leave toxic sediment in Fort Bragg wetlands

Aired: August 10, 2017 on KMUD Radio News; August 14, 2017 on KZYX Radio News Podcast: https://soundcloud.com/kmudnews/dtsc-seeks-input-on-gp The California Department of Toxic Substances Control is currently seeking feedback on a controversial proposal from the Georgia Pacific corporation for a plan to … Continue reading

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INTERVIEW: George Reinhardt on toxics remediation at former Fort Bragg mill Site

PODCAST: http://knyo.libsyn.com/george-reinhardt-on-fort-bragg-mill-site-toxics-remediation In this August 8, 2017 interview, journalist Dan Young talks to Fort Bragg, California activist George Reinhardt about issues surrounding the planned cleanup of toxic pollution at the town’s former Georgia Pacific mill site. Reinhardt also briefly discusses his … Continue reading

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Fort Bragg Council hears about Usal Forest carbon sequestration, trading project

Aired: July 27, 2017 on KMUD Radio News; July 31, 2017 on KZYX Radio News Podcast: https://soundcloud.com/kmudnews/ft-bragg-council-hears-about-usal-forest-carbon-sequestration-trading-project In response to public calls to develop a community carbon sequestration project, on July 24 the Fort Bragg City Council heard a presentation from … Continue reading

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Fort Bragg opposes review of National Marine Sanctuary designations amidst offshore drilling concerns

Aired: July 26, 2017 on KMUD Radio News; July 27, 2017 on KZYX Radio News Podcast: https://soundcloud.com/kmudnews/ft-bragg-opposes-offshore-drilling-review-of-nms-designations Nearly 30 years ago residents of the Mendocino coast united against stop offshore oil drilling. On July 24, 2017 the community of Fort Bragg … Continue reading

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Fort Bragg Council talks malls, fentanyl, toxics remediation, and more

Aired: July 11, 2017 on KMUD Radio News; July 13, 2017 on KZYX Radio News Podcast: https://soundcloud.com/kmudnews/ft-bragg-council-talks-malls-fentanyl-toxics-remediation-and-more On July 10 the Fort Bragg City Council heard updates on street and alley repaving, while also announcing the resignation of the current city … Continue reading

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