As with ALL
issues of Global Warming and our Dying
is of the Essence
(If you don't believe this, then watch this Global Warming Primer: Dr.
Aldur Fuller's presentation)
California's AB32, The Global Warming Solutions Act of 2006
(Nuñez/Pavley) passed the Legislature on August 31st after
authors, Asm. Fran Pavley and Asm. Speaker Fabian Nuñez, and
President Don Perata, announced they had reached an agreement with Gov.
Schwarzenegger on the landmark law. In June 2005, Gov. Schwarzenegger
issued an executive order that established a target for reducing global
warming pollution to 1990 levels by 2020, and 80 percent below 1990
levels by 2050..
this summary of climate change and clearcutting, this is a text
document representation (with pictures, graphs etc.) of this website
is directly linked to global warming
sources of emissions (clearing, earthworks, soil erosion, slash
burning, herbicide spraying, cloud formation,
Demand that all levels of state government fight global warming. Demand
that CDF halt clearcutting and begin reviewing timber operations with
future generations of humans and wildlife as a priority.
the Forest Ethics website
and become part of the statewide campaign against SPI's clearcutting.
the Battle Creek Alliance
help hold off clearcutting in the Sierra / Cascade Range of California.
out our posters on display
at the bottom of this
page. Post in your hood.
HERBICIDE graph to your local newspaper.
Click on graph for larger version. Click HERE
to a resolution to stop clearcutting:
word document PETITION
signatures-clubs, organizations etc)
YOUR PAPER IMPACT:
no doubt that SPI is a company that
practices destruction on a
much larger scale than any other company, but ultimately, we as
consumers have to make changes in how much we use. The fact is that
companies will make things as long as we buy them, and will not if we
won't. That's our only power.
Annual Global Deforestation= over 26 million acres
That= 50 acres of forest being cut, every minute of every day
50% of wood cut is made into paper
1 billion pieces of junk mail delivered a year in US (1/3 of all in
can do TODAY: Call catalog
companies and ask to be taken off
their mailing list; Buy 100% recycled paper for your printing needs;
Print on both sides of paper; Ask your workplace to use recycled paper;
Recycle your waste paper.
Here is our VIDEO
with video clips of Experts in forestry, climate change and the
relationship between the two. These Presentations were the foundation
of the CLEARCUTTING
the CLIMATE CONFERENCE hosted by Forest
Native American Leader Oren
Lyons speaks out on clearcutting
A YouTube 10 minute presentation of
email to a friend:
(public service announcement: (1)
on national forest (2)
no trees for gasoline (3)
Clearcutting is legal...Why?
Log Millers against clearcutting (5)
Company owner against clearcutting (6)
American (Pit River) Elder speaks out (7)
destruction of wildlife
Water Erosion in clearcuts
for information and video PSA (public service announcement) that you
can have aired in rotation at your local television station.
Download (MAC sitx file) MYTHS AND
FACTS: Forests, Carbon and Global Warming by Doug Heiken (13.2mb).
Windows file coming soon
Forests and Carbon, an overview
Summary for Policymakers
Union of Concerned Scientists
Resource Defense Council
U.S. Global Assessment Report,
published in 2000
Northwest Key Points
Review, commissioned by the United
Kingdom, is a complete assessment of climate change. Deforestation
reports can be found HERE.
OTHER REASONS TO STOP CLEARCUTTING
Dangers of Clearcutting
videos to co-workers, friends and associates (and gov servants):
How Do You Like Your Water Filtered?
Forests Forever www.forestsforever.org
Our mission: To protect and enhance California forests and wildlife
through educational, legislative and electoral activities
a great site for climate change and the connection to clearcutting.
Forest Ethics www.forestethics.org
part of the statewide campaign
against SPI's clearcutting.
Read an excellent
article about the Forest Ethics
Ebbetts Pass Valentines Day demonstration.
Evangelicals join the World Council
of Churches in a
call to fight Global Warming
Global Warming relationship links: http://nrdc.org/onearth/05fal/dispatches3.asp
(go to "Paper