Soil & Plants

Ecology of Soil Erosion in Ecosystems  Click

Soil Erosion: A Food and Environmental Threat  Click



The High Cost and Low Benefits of Attempting to Increase Water Yield by Forest Removal ... Click

Hydrologic Effects of a Changing Forest Landscape Click

Logging and turbidity...  Click

A Scientific Basis for the Prediction of Cumulative Watershed Effects  Click

PO Box 225 Montgomery Creek, CA 96065

Public Records Act Requests


Glyphosate [Roundup] Formulations Induce Apoptosis and Necrosis in Human Umbilical, Embryonic, and Placental Cells  Click

Court Ruling Linking Roundup (glyphosate) to Cancer  Click


Legal brief regarding a timber harvest plan (THP)

Some CA Environmental Quality Act (CEQA) Guidelines here

Some Public Resource Codes here


A framework for integrating thermal biology into fragmentation research  Click

Conserving  Biological Diversity in Agriculture/Forestry Systems  Click

Wildlife species associated with non-coniferous vegetation
in Pacific Northwest conifer forests  Click


Fire severity increased by post-logging tree plantations  Click

Area burned in the western United States is unaffected by recent mountain pine beetle outbreaks  Click 

Do mountain beetle outbreaks increase the risk of high-severity wildfire?  Click

Exploiting the fear of fire for economic gain  Click

Fire facts vs. Fantasies  Click

Hydrologist Review of SPI's Post-fire Sediment Study   Click

The Myth of Catastrophic Wildfire  Click

Why Calls for "Forest Thinning" are  Timber Industry Snake Oil Click

Climate & Ecology

Approaching a state shift in  Earth's biosphere  Click

Forest sector carbon management, measurement and verification, and discussion of policy related to climate change   Click

Large-scale bioenergy from additional harvest of forest biomass is neither sustainable nor greenhouse gas neutral  Click

Battle Creek specific documents

2021 Our comment on Powerhouse logging plan

2020 Lawsuit filed against approval of Rio Gatito plan

2020 Rio Gatito logging plan comment

2018 Our Water Quality Research Paper here

2017 Defiance Canyon Raptor Rescue rescues shot eagle here

2014 Hydrologist's Analysis of our Water Quality Data here

2012 Hydrologist's Analysis of our Water Quality Data here

2011 Hydrologist's Analysis of our Water Quality Data here

2016 Review of SPI post-fire sediment document here

2013 Review of SPI post-fire sediment document here

2015 US Fish & Wildlife letter regarding sediment increase  here

2016  Water temperature analysis (draft)   here

2017 Water temperature analysis (final)  here

2008 Biologist's review of SPI Plant Diversity study here

Artemis Timber Harvest Plan

2018: Hydrologist's Expert Opinion letter to Cal Fire  here

2018: Despite over 60,000 acres of clearcutting and salvage logging, another timber harvest plan has been filed for this decimated area. Our January 2018 comments to Cal Fire regarding  the Artemis THP are here

Our further comments on the Artemis THP, August 2018 here