Category Archives: Native American

The Inconvenient Truths about the MLPA “Initiative”

Yurok Tribal Member Richard Myers cleans mussels inside of Patrick’s Point State Park. Members of the Yurok, Hoopa Valley, Karuk and other Tribes on June 18, 2011 gathered seaweed, mussels and clams at three beaches on the North Coast to … Continue reading

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U.N. Study: Biodiversity Loss Unstoppable With Protected Areas

by Dan Bacher While some governments and environmental NGOs have pushed controversial “marine protected areas” in the U.S. and throughout the world as the solution to protecting the ocean, a July 28 United Nations study said continued reliance on a … Continue reading

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Tribes to gather in protest of MLPA closures

by Dan Bacher Members of the Yurok Tribe and other tribes will gather on the North Coast beaches Saturday in protest of new coastal closures in “marine protected areas” proposed under the controversial Marine Life Protection Act (MLPA) Initiative. “Armed … Continue reading

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