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Tree-sitter Makes Emergency Descent Due To Extreme Lightning Storm

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Thursday, August 23, 2012 Contact: Ariana Sauer (602) 388-3726 Xander Vautrin@ (847) 334-7212 protectpeaks@gmail.com www.protectthepeaks.org   Tree-sitter Makes Emergency Descent Due To Extreme Lightning Storm Flagstaff, AZ – At approximately 1:30am on Thursday, August 23, 2012, James Kennedy, had to perform an emergency descent on his back-up rappel line to avoid being struck by

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NEWS RELEASE: SNOWBOWL EMPLOYEES THREATEN TREE-SITTER’S LIFE

Tuesday, August 21, 2012 Contact: Ariana Sauer (602) 388-3726 Xander Vautrin@ (847) 334-7212 protectpeaks@gmail.com www.protectthepeaks.org Snowbowl Employees Threaten Tree-sitter’s Life, Two Supporters Arrested as Tree-Sit Continues FLAGSTAFF, AZ — Tree-sitter James Kennedy watched from 80 feet above as 2 supporters, who had locked themselves to Snowbowl pipeline equipment to protect James’ “lifeline”, were arrested. At

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TREE-SIT ALERTS – August 21, 2012

Directions to Tree-Sit News story from Channel 3: www.news.yahoo.com/video/phoenixktvk3tv-15751070/nau-student-tree-sitting-to-protest-water-pipeline-to-snowbowl-30343075.html   10:30 AM – URGENT UPDATE: Police and fire department on-site! Supports asked to step back for “safety” reasons as they prepare to extract! URGENT SUPPORT NEEDED! PLEASE GO TO SITE. If you cannot go, call city council now and urge them to no put James’

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Tree-sit Halts Snowbowl Pipeline Construction, Rally & March from City Hall to be Held Tuesday, Aug. 21

Video Interview with James Kennedy: http://youtu.be/I2XMtLiX1pk FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Monday, August 20, 2012 Contact: Ariana Sauer (602) 388-3726 Xander Vautrin@ (847) 334-7212 protectpeaks@gmail.com www.protectthepeaks.org Tree-sit Halts Snowbowl Pipeline Construction Rally & March from City Hall to be Held Tomorrow WHAT: Rally & March from City Hall to Tree-sit to address environmental & public health threats

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VIDEO: Tree-sit Interview – By Strongholdzmedia.org

HD video for media available. Please email: protectpeaks@gmail.com.  

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DIRECTIONS TO TREE-SIT

Come show your support! Bring signs, banners, and friends! The tree sit is located just off of Mars Hill Road, on the way to Lowell Observatory. From Thorpe Park, walk up Mars Hill Road approximately 1000 feet to a dirt shoulder on your right, at the beginning of the first horseshoe curve, where boulders block

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Breaking News: Tree-Sit Halts Pipeline Construction

3:15 PM – ALERT: 5 Fire Dept. people at tree-sit. One Fire Dept. tactical climber on site. Ground support asked them not to touch James’ lifeline but they ignored that warning! SUPPORT & WITNESSES NEEDED! Call the City of Flagstaff & urge them not to further threaten James’ life! PHONE: (928) 779-7600. 1:00 PM –

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Teach-in for the San Francisco Peaks – STATEMENT & PHOTOS

Thank you to everyone who attended the Teach-in for the San Francisco Peaks. Here are some pictures from the event. The welcoming statement for the teach-in: Welcome to the Teach-in for the San Francisco Peaks The primary goal of this teach-in is to provide meaningful discussion, educational, and action-based opportunities to protect the San Francisco

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Flagstaff Community Members: ‘No Wastewater on the Peaks’

Protester Locks Down City of Flagstaff Rio de Flag Waste-water Reclamation Plant FLAGSTAFF, AZ — At approximately 10:30 am one protestor locked themselves to the Rio de Flag Wastewater Reclamation Plant. A march leaving from near-by coincided with the lock-down and dozens of people converged on the site to demand that the city of flagstaff and

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