Today at noon, Humboldt Baykeeper Executive Director Pete Nichols discusses the upcoming Coastal Commission appointment with Mike Dronkers on KHUM 104.3 FM. You can listen here.
This is a big deal, folks! Someone will represent the North Coast interests on the commission. So far, Third District Supervisor Mark Lovelace, a longtime advocate for the environment, has stepped forward as a nominee; we expect more nominees to come forth as well.
It’s all rather convoluted, so here’s some links for more info:
From the Nov. 24 Times-Standard.
Nov. 30 KMUD 88.3 FM 6 p.m. news report.
From today’s Times-Standard.
Join Surfrider at Trinidad Head and State Beach this Saturday, Sept. 25, where we’ll not only have a Surf 4 Peace booth, but also hosting a Beach Cleanup in honor of International Coastal Cleanup Day! Surf 4 Peace starts at 8 a.m. and the beach clean-up will take place from 9 a.m. till noon.
The California Coastal Commission selected Bonnie Neely of Eureka as the new chairperson this week, culminating a behind-the-scenes struggle in which rival commissioner William Burke mounted an aggressive campaign for the top job.
Rest of story here.