Items by Tim Holt
Willits, Calif., is one of a growing number of communities trying to prepare for a post-oil world by becoming economically and agriculturally sustainable.
The writer tells what it’s been like to forego a car and drive a bicycle everywhere for the last 30 years
When a gravel company locked a gate on a road into California’s Yuba Goldfields, a 70-year-old retired salesman named Bill Calvert suddenly became a citizen activist, and fought for public access to public lands
The writer says the 2,500-member Hoopa Tribe is finally winning river rights from the country’s largest irrigation district
Only the federal government can find away to protect both salmon and farmers in the Northwest’s Klamath River watershed
Former rock-n-roll drummer Pete Bell is dedicated to keeping California’s Mokelumne River as free-flowing as possible