wilderness defence

wilderness defence

Tree houses need people in Hambacher forest

In the Rhineland in Germany, the company RWE is running 3 lignite mines where they extract around 100 Mio. t of lignite each year. They are extending the mines and the plan of the company is to completely clearcut the forest until 2018. help is needed now.

Protest camp set up against Glossop development

Row over George Street Woods rumbles on
Friday 30th June 2017

Environmental activists have set up a protest camp close to the centre of Glossop.

Earth First! Summer Gathering 9-14 August 2017 - location, help publicise & more

Why we shut down the UK’s largest coal mine – a call to action

On 8th May 2017, we were sentenced to pay £10,000 compensation charges to Miller Argent Ltd, after pleading guilty to aggravated trespass by shutting down Ffos-y-fran coal mine for one day.

Twyford Down 'Operation Greenfly' audacious direct action anniversary today

http://www.alexmacnaughton.com/media/original/anti-road-protests-004-copy1.jpgToday (22/5/16) is the 23rd anniversary of Operation Greenfly at Twyford Down - one of the most exciting and audacious direct actions of the 1990s.

Ditch Coal Speaking Tour. The realities of coal mining in Russia. 25th May to 10th June.

Mining is going on a hundred meters away. When they started blasting, all the dust was brought to our vegetable gardens. Vegetables got covered with the coal dust which is impossible to wash out. Now I don‘t want to harm myself by eating anything from this garden,” a resident of Kazas, Siberia, Russia, describes the impact of coal mining.