EPIC Radio Shows

Radio Shows

March 21, 2014 – KPFA Terra Verde features Gary Graham Hughes discussing cannabis agriculture and trespass grows issues.

February 22, 2014 – KMUD News features EPIC’s Rob Diperna, who provides an update of the review process for listing the Northern Spotted Owl under the California Endangered Species Act.

February 17, 2014 – KMUD Monday Morning Magazine Features a discussion with Gary Graham Hughes and Darryl Cherney about the Anti-rat poison campaign fundraiser.

January 28, 2014 – Gary Graham Hughes interviews delegation of native youth and river activists from the Klamath Basin that will be traveling to Brazil to protest the Belo Monte Dam that is being proposed on the Amazon River. (Skip to 20:30 to listen to show)

January 24, 2014 – Rob Diperna is interviewed regarding newly proposed Northern Spotted rules in a KMUD news piece called “Logging companies say newly proposed Northern Spotted Owl rules are worse than redundant”

December 26, 2013 – KHSU Econews Report hosted by Gary Graham Hughes features discussion with Pete Frost from WELC about the importance of defending our public lands, and the initiative to reform fish hatchery management on North Coast rivers.

November 26, 2013 – Guest Dan Bacher discusses California water politics and EPIC’s Development Director Natalynne Delapp discusses a culture of philanthropy promoting ‘Giving Tuesday’

October 28, 2013 – KMUD News interviews EPIC’s Rob Diperna about Green Diamond’s FSC Certification Scheme.

September 29, 2013 – Jefferson Public Radio – Gary Graham Hughes discusses Caltrans’ shenanigans on the Smith River: Wild And Scenic vs. Straighter and Faster: Smith River & Highways

September 24, 2013 – KMUD Environment Show features an interview with James Martin from Rios Libres, the producer of Streams of Consequence, which will be featured at the September 26th Wild and Scenic Film Festival and Jessica Hall from Baykeeper discussing Humboldt Bay and Caltrans.

July 30, 2013 – KMUD News interviews Rob DiPerna about Barred Owl Experimental Eradication Environmental Impact Statement.

July 18, 2013 - KMUD News interview with Rob DiPerna discussing strategies for how to protect forests surrounding Strawberry Rock that are targeted in Green Diamond’s Timber Harvest Plans.

July 15, 2013 – KMUD News interview with Kimberly Baker discussing Northern California wolves. 

July 15, 2013 – Monday Morning Magazine hosted by Gary Graham Hughes features Jack Gescheidt, of the TreeSpirit Project in which Jack describes photo shoots that he has organized at Richardson Grove, Willits Bypass and Strawberry Rock in a unique blend of art and activism.

June 25, 2013 – KMUD Environment Show highlights upcoming Water Rights Education Forum and a discussion about California Water Politics. 

May 28, 2013 – EPIC staff Rob DiPerna and Kimberly Baker spoke of their efforts in the EPIC Industrial Forestry Reform and Public Lands Programs, and Don Gillespie from Friends of Del Norte discussed the need to protect our region from the never ending highway construction agenda of Caltrans.

May 23, 2013 – KMUD News features Andrew Orahoske advocating for increased protections for Marbled Murrelet on industrial forest lands.

April 18, 2013 – KMUD News features an interview with EPIC’s Kimberly Baker about grazing on public lands in Trinity County.

March 26, 2013 – Andrew Orahoske interviews Warbler from Little Lake Valley.  Andrew is joined by Hezekiah from the EPIC Board and EPIC staff members Rob Diperna & Natalynne DeLapp. 

March 22, 2013 – KMUD News features an interview with EPIC’s Andrew Orahoske about how logging road sediment Supreme Court decision supports EPA.

February 26, 2013 - Jessica Hall of Humboldt Baykeeper discusses key issues with the Mad River watershed and interviews EPIC’s Andrew Orahoske and David Feral from Mad River Alliance.

February 26, 2013 – Andrew Orahoske interviews Richard Geinger about the Pisces Party, Kimberly Baker about public lands, and Rob Diperna about industrial forestry issues.  Then Andrew is  joined by Warbler, Jaime and Will from the Save our Little Lake Valley nonviolent civil disobedience movement presently taking on Caltrans over the Willits Bypass.

January 22, 2013 – Gary Graham Hughes discusses issues and challenges of sustainable living on the north coast looking into 2013 and the work EPIC will advocate for with regard to managing our ecosystems on the northcoast.

November 27, 2012 – Gary Graham Hughes interviews Aruna Prabhala from CBD about the legal challenge to the Willits Bypass Project ,and Kimberly Baker regarding old-growth logging on Public Lands

November 1, 2012-  Gary Graham Hughes interviews Don Gillespie about the impacts of the  197/199 highway widening project along the Smith River.

October 23, 2012 – Gary Graham Hughes interviews Rick Klein, Simpervirens Award Winner and Don Gillespe regarding Caltrans’ proposed project on the Smith River 

October 22, 2012 – Dian Griffith, Richard Geinger and Dennis Huber Discuss EPIC Highlights from the Last 35 Years

September 25, 2012 – Gary Graham Hughes interviews Colin Shepherd of the Schatz Energy Research Center about the renewable energy plan for Humboldt County, and Bobby Shearer and Tyrone Hayes about the Biodiversity Conference

August 28, 2012 - Andrew Orahoske interviews Hezekiah Allen, Richard Geinger & Tasha McKee of Sanctuary Forest about how clearcut logging has impacted watersheds and water supplies throughout the region

August 2, 2012 - Gary Graham Hughes interviews Ellen Drell from the Willits Environmental Center about the Willits bypass project

July 24 ,2012 – Gary Graham Hughes interviews Regina Chichizola of the Hoopa Tribe about the Trinity and Klamath Rivers and discusses the Chunnel  that is propoped by Governor Brown for the Bay Delta

June 26, 2012 – Andrew Orahoske interviews Kimberly Baker, Rob Diperna and Dominick  DellaSala from the Geos Institute about conservation strategies for the Northern Spotted Owl

May 31 , 2012- Gary Graham Hughes interviews Andrew Orahoske & Kimberly Baker of EPIC about Public Lands issues

May 22, 2012 – Gary Graham Hughes interviews Ellen and David Drell from the Willits Environmental Center about the Willits Bypass Project that is proposed by Caltrans

April 24, 2012 - Gary Graham Hughes and Andrew Orahoske discuss conservation advocacy work and the importance of community radio 

March 29, 2012 - Gary Graham Hughes interviews Kelly Fuller, Wind Coordinator with the American Bird Conservancy, about wind power

March 27, 2012 - Gary Graham Hughes interviews Gary Giusti of the UC Cooperative Exchange with guest host Covelo resident Cory Miller about the environmental impacts of industrial cannabis cultivation on public lands

February 28, 2012 – Gary Graham Hughes interviews John Bonine from the University of Oregon Law School about the critical role of public interest law in an active democracy. And Richard Geinger discusses industrial forestry reform

February 2, 2012 - Gary Graham Huges interviews Tyce Fraser on the impacts of marijuana cultivation

January 29, 2012 – Gary Graham Hughes and Kimberly Baker  discuss EPIC’s public land advocacy work and the natural cycle of wildfire, and Andrew Orahoske takes a look at HSU’s student chapter Society for Conservation Biology. 

January 24, 2012  – Gary Graham Hughes discusses the Caltrans highway widening proposal for Richardson Grove State Park,  and speaks with EPIC’s Andrew Orahoske about the wolf that has moved into California

December 27, 2011 Richard Geinger interviews Andrew Orahoske, EPIC Conservation Director about EPIC’s current and historical role on the Northcoast

August 1, 2013 – Gary Graham Hughes interviews Kate Ross, campaign coordinator for International Rivers about how hydroelectric projects affect the environment and cultures throughout the world.

April 30, 2013 – Gary Graham Hughes interviews Don Gillespie from Friends of Delnorte about environmental threats in Del Norte County.

December 1, 2011 - Gary Graham Hughes interviews Aaron Sanger of Forest Ethics on SFI greenwashing

May 5, 2011 - Scott Greacen of Friends of the Eel River interviews Andrew Orahoske of EPIC regarding new Forest Practice Rules.