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Tree Climbing Manual | Cornell Outdoor Education

Cornell Tree Climbing Institute?  Yup, it’s true and they put out a good selection of free resources too.  This manual was written with new tree climbing instructors in mind.   22 more words

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Copse: A Cartoon Manual of Tree Protesting

This 28 page manual is a peak into artist, cartoonist, and activists Kate Evans self-published book about the history of the UK anti-road and opencasts protests of the 1990s.   92 more words

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Earth First! Climb Guides

Written with Earth First! and forest defense in mind.  These guides focus primarily on tree climbing.  Topics include basic ascent and descent, anchoring, rope strength, climb physics, and other technical insights.

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indigenous elders and forest defense activists face increasing violence from corportations and police

By Michelle Tullo Inter Press (IPS)

Indigenous leaders are warning of increased violence in the fight to save their dwindling forests and ecosystems from extractive companies. 397 more words


Events This Week in Chapel Hill

This Friday April 11th A participant from the Hambach Forest Defense campaign in Germany will be speaking at Internationalist Bookstore at 7 p.m.

Address: 405 W. 475 more words

German Forest Defense: Reoccupation on April 26 & Final Straw Radio Show

Call up for the Reoccupation of the Hambach Forest on April 26

reposted from http://hambachforest.blogsport.de/

“After the evic­tion of the third oc­cupa­ti­on in the Ham­bach Fo­rest near Köln, which took place on March 27th after ne­ar­ly 7 months…We had to suf­fer mas­si­ve Re­pres­si­on, es­pe­ci­al­ly the last time: the raid on the mea­dow oc­cupa­ti­on and two other pro­jects, con­fis­ca­ti­on of all our elec­tro­nic de­vices as well as pri­va­te stuff and scripts. 687 more words