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Rally for Richardson Grove in Sacramento June 22, 2011

Save Richardson Grove allies are invited to rally in Sacramento on June 22, 2011 to protect the Grove. Participants from Humboldt and Mendocino counties will be joined by organizers from the San Francisco Bay Area, and from other locales around … Continue reading

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Challenge Seeks to Halt Highway Project That Would Destroy Ancient Redwoods

May 25, 2011— A coalition of conservation groups, the Environmental Protection Information Center, the Center for Biological Diversity, and Californians Alternatives to Toxics, along with local residents asked a federal judge to stop California transportation officials from moving ahead with … Continue reading

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Diverse Community Needs Alternative to Richardson Grove Plan

Diverse and energetic opposition to Caltrans’ project to alter Highway 101 through Richardson Grove State Park emerged Monday with a well-attended rally and non-violent civil disobedience resulting in 12 arrests. The actions, held at the offices of Caltrans District 1 … Continue reading

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The Battle to Protect Richardson Grove Continues into 2011

Three years after Caltrans first announced their intention to widen Highway 101 through Richardson Grove State Park, no construction has begun. The agency may have cited an urgent need to complete the project, but has not been successful in forcing … Continue reading

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Richardson Grove: The Effort to Protect our State Park

Who could have thought it so controversial for a non-profit, environmental advocacy organization to work to protect an old growth redwood grove from the machines of progress, within a State park? Over the last several years, EPIC staff and volunteers … Continue reading

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