Covelo Multipurpose Trail

Happy Trails / Tuesday, March 3

This morning Emily and I spoke with Phil Dow, MCOG Director (Mendocino Council of Governments) on the Covelo Transportation Project. Multipurpose trail through Covelo in partnership with Caltrans and local tribes.

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California Walks

Happy Trails / Tuesday, Feb. 24

This morning Emily and I talked with Tony Dang of California Walks about the goal and mission of the organization to create safe, healthy, walkable communities in California, how CalWalks works with local affiliates and partners, the 2025 Strategic Framework for Increasing Walkability in CA, a summary of their recent Best Foot Forward Summit and some upcoming Community Pedestrian Safety Trainings that CalWalks will be leading in Humboldt County.

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Local Update & Ukiah Rail With Trail

Happy Trails / Tuesday, Feb. 17

Emily and I talk about progress on local trail projects such as the Bay Trail and Arcata's progress on phase one of the northern part. Also Emily was just in Ukiah and got a first hand look at their new Rail With Trail Project.

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Trailhead Labs

Happy Trails / Tuesday, Feb. 10

Today Emily and I spoke with Ryan Branciforte about their company Trailhead Labs whose goal it is to make trail data and transit data available in real time in a open source format to be available to counties, municipalities, and individuals.

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Bigfoot Trail Alliance

Happy Trails / Tuesday, Feb. 3

This morning Emily and I spoke with Michael Kauffman, who came down to the KHUM studios. He is now helping to launch a new non-profit, the Bigfoot Trail Alliance, to steward the development of a formalized hiking trail in the Klamaths - like the PCT. The Bigfoot Trail will traverse many existing routes in the national forests through northern CA from the Yolla Bollys to Crescent City.

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In Studio: Cleopatra Degher

Live at KHUM / Thursday, Jan. 29

With roots in chilly Sweden, Cleopatra Degher brings a sunny California sound to the KHUM studio.

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Crescent City Makes Serious Waterfront Progress

Coastal Currents / Thursday, Jan. 29

The Crescent City Harbor District's Charlie Helms talks about the new bike trail and why CC is America's most Tsunami-proofed harbor.

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Crescent City Harbor Trail to Southbeach

Happy Trails / Tuesday, Jan. 27

Cliff and Emily talk with Crescent City's Harbormaster, Charlie Helms about funding for a new section of the California Coastal Trail between the harbor and South Beach.

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Bay Trail & McKay Community Forest - Coming Soon!

Happy Trails / Tuesday, Jan. 20

This year will mark a lot of progress on the Humboldt Bay Trail and the McKay Community Forest. Emily details the various phases of both of these projects that are getting underway this year.

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The CCC & Conservation and Trail Projects

Happy Trails / Tuesday, Jan. 13

This morning Emily and I spoke with Larry Notheis of the California Conservation Corps about their partnering on conservation and trail projects in our area.

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Oil Extraction In The Colorado Headwaters

Coastal Currents / Thursday, Jan. 8

Filmmaker Jennifer Eckstrom explores what looks to be a colossally bad plan in her documentary "Last Rush for the Wild West." It'll be screened tonight at the Arcata Theater, 6:30 pm.

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North Coast Regional Land Trust

Happy Trails / Tuesday, Jan. 6

Emily and I talk with Michael Cipra of the North Coast Regional Land Trust about the Freshwater Farms trail project and restoration.

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Trinidad Coastal Land Trust

Happy Trails / Thursday, Jan. 1

Emily and I continue our series of discussions with area land trusts. Today we spoke with Matthew Marshall of the Trinidad Coastal Land Trust.

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Jacoby Creek Land Trust

Happy Trails / Tuesday, Dec. 23, 2014

This morning Emily and I spoke with Susan Ornelas about the Jacoby Creek Land Trust in our continuing series of land trust discussions.

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Mendocino Land Trust

Happy Trails / Tuesday, Dec. 16, 2014

This morning Emily and I spoke with Louisa Morris of the Mendocino Land Trust which has been around since 1976 preserving outdoor space in Mendocino county. We spoke of the many easements to the coast and the multiple trails along the Mendocino coast that they manage.

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