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Eastern Forest Defense Camp 2003 (english)
by Indian Bat
20 May 2003
Come participate in the largest forest defense camp East of the
Mississippi June 16-23. Save Eastern Forests!
Eastern Forest Defense Camp 2003!!
Announcing: The Eastern Forest Justice League’s 2003 Eastern Forest
June 16-23, in Southeast Ohio.
Hosted by: Eastern Forest Justice League, Buckeye Forest Council, Katuah
Earth First!, Kentucky Heartwood, Southern Appalachian Biodiversity
Project, and Indiana Forest Alliance.
Calling all activists, forest dwellers, concerned citizens, and others
ready to act on behalf of our great Eastern forests! In this training
camp, we will focus on our evolving arsenal of non-violent direct action
tactics. We are looking for folks from the Northwoods (Great Lakes and
New England), Central Appalachia, Southern Appalachia (Katuah!), the
Great Coastal Swamps, the Piedmont, the Pine Barrens, the Allegheny
Plateau, the Ozarks and the Midwest to join us in Southeast Ohio as we
share skills, techniques and ideas for defending our forests at home.
At this camp, we will be participating in workshops on: tree-sits/tree
climbing; blockades 101 and 102; field kitchens; field survival;
communications; banner making; campaign strategy; media messaging;
security culture; stealthiness in the woods; guerrilla media 101; and
local flora, fauna, and lore.
Also, we are looking for more workshop ideas, so tell us on your
registration what other workshops you would like to see or help lead.
Please Note: Please sign up in advance by June 1st
For more information contact: