On the Current Situation We are hopeful that the Department of Water Resources (DWR) can continue to keep the situation at Oroville under control.
We are grateful for all the courageous and hardworking people working day and night to keep the region safe – from DWR employees to public safety officials.
The evacuations seem to have been successfully executed.
List of evacuation centers
List of shelters
On Oroville Dam Oroville is the primary reservoir […]
Continue reading Restore the Delta on the Oroville Dam Emergency
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In a candid interview for the documentary We Feed the World, Nestlé Chairman Peter Brabeck makes the astonishing claim that water isn’t a human right. He attacks the idea that nature is good, and says it is a great achievement that humans are now able to resist nature’s dominance. He attacks organic agriculture and says genetic modification is better.
Nestlé is the world’s biggest bottler of water. Brabeck claims – correctly – that […]
Continue reading Nestle Chairman says Water is Not a Human Right
Proposed project would bring crude to refineries in Quebec, Saint John
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CBC News | Apr 2, 2013 9:28 AM ET
TransCanada Corp. is seeking firm financial commitments from companies seeking to ship crude oil from Western Canada to refineries in Eastern Canada.
The Calgary-based company announced on Tuesday morning a bidding process that will allow interested producers to make binding commitments for space on the pipeline. Companies will have from April 15 […]
Continue reading TransCanada pitches west-east pipeline
This democracy school by CELDF was brought to Dover-Foxcroft by members of Stop the East-West Corridor. There will be another school on April 5 and 6th, followed by a rights-based-ordinance workshop on April 7th. Visit our calendar for details.
Citizens and Activists Learn About U.S. Government System
by WABI-TV5 News Desk | March 8th 2013
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Dover-Foxcroft – Concerned citizens and activists had a chance to learn more about the United States government […]
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In this article Senator Doug Thomas claims he was threatened by environmental extremists, and that they put fish in his dooryard. Since then, Thomas’s neighbor came forward to share that a fish truck had spilled fish for about a mile along the whole road, effecting all of them. This appears to be another attempt by Thomas and EWC proponents to minimize and criminalize Corridor opponents, and create fear in the greater public. That neighbor has contacted WGME to clarify the […]
Continue reading Senator Doug Thomas claims he was threatened
Rally of Unity Video by Regis Tremblay
STEWC participated in the Rally of Unity on January 8th at the State House in Augusta. For more coverage please visit this post.
On January 8th, members of STEWC joined members of over 20 other progressive activist groups in a Rally of Unity at the State House. It was an inspiring and successful day with over 150 participants, including drumming and dancing led by members of the Wabanaki Confederacy who are also raising awareness on #IdleNoMore. Thanks to everyone for coming to speak to legislators and share hope for a healthy and prosperous future in Maine, the way life should be!
Continue reading STEWC has strong presence at Rally of Unity on January 8th!