Mendocino County Archive

Shut Down the Pellet Plant!

Activists are demanding transparency and an investigation by the Mendocino County Board of Supervisors regarding the health hazards attributable to the Calpella Wood Pellet Plant.

Local tribes, activists and statewide organizations are joining forces to demand closure of the Calpella wood pellet plant during the COVID-19 pandemic.

InterTribal Sinkyone Wilderness Council

The InterTribal Sinkyone Wilderness Council adopted a resolution declaring their “unequivocal opposition” to the wood pellet production plant in Calpella, California and “its operation by Forest Energy Corporation, Mendocino Forest Products and any other parties.”

Mendocino Forest Products pellet mill in Calpella, CA

Community members assert ongoing and uncorrected hazardous pollution being emitted from the Mendocino Forest Products wood pellet production plant in Calpella, Mendocino County, California.

GMO Free

Mendocino County passed Measure H, banning the planting of Genetically Engineered crops, also known as Genetically Modified Organisms, within their county.