Virtual Salmonid Restoration Conference: Adaptation in Motion, April 21–23, 2021

Salmonid Restoration Federation Salmonid Restoration Federation (SRF) is offering our first (and perhaps last) virtual Salmonid Restoration Conference, April 21–23, 2021. When SRF had to cancel the 2020 Conference last year due to COVID-19, it was hard to fathom that a year later, we would still be trying to navigate new ways to provide technical…

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photo courtesy Benjamin Stone, Curator for American and British History at Stanford University Library

This past December, Ben Stone, Curator for American and British History at Stanford University Library wrote to Trees Foundation, “I’m particularly keen to collect and preserve primary sources materials on the environmental history of the American West, especially California. A friend shared with me a paper copy of your summer issue of Forest & River News.…

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Trees Foundation Welcomes Mid-Eel Watershed Stewards

Mid-Eel Watershed Steward and Round Valley elder Ron Lincoln Sr., with his granddaughter Hazel at left, giving the blessing at teh Round Valley Salmon Awareness Festival in 2016.

This spring, Trees Foundation was thrilled to welcome Mid-Eel Watershed Stewards (MEWS) into our Fiscal Sponsorship umbrella. Fiscal Sponsorship is one of the primary ways that Trees Foundation supports the North Coast grassroots environmental community. It allows groups to move swiftly forward in accomplishing their objectives, while we handle the 501(c)3 bookkeeping and financial reporting required to accept tax-deductible donations and grant funding. We asked MEWS founding member Mickey Bailey to share more with Forest & River News readers about this emerging organization.

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Register for Upcoming Workshops on Challenging White Bias in Environmentalism!

The Whiteness Within: Challenging White Supremacy Culture August 10 & 11, 3pm – 5pm Sponsored by Southern Humboldt Organic & Regenerative Education (SHORE) and OpenArt Group Click here to register. A sliding scale donation is requested and goes exclusively to the BIPOC (Black, Indigenous, and people of color) facilitators and workshop advisors. This online workshop…

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Cancelled: Summer Adventure Camp

Unfortunately, due to the continued Covid-19 restrictions on gatherings, Summer Camp is cancelled this year.  Field Activities for Kids in Southern Humboldt and Northern Mendocino Friends of the Lost Coast Summer Adventure Camp (SAC) is a science and nature day camp for children 4–13 years old. A program of Friends of the Lost Coast (formerly Lost…

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