EPIC Joins NEC Board of Directors
Historic Alliance Forged Between Major North Coast Environmental Organizations
Two of the oldest and most influential
The alliance is as historic as it is powerful. EPIC, which recently celebrated its 30th anniversary, is
As a regional hub for strategy and action, the NEC plays a key coordinating role for its member groups (Sierra Club, North Coast Audubon, Humboldt Baykeeper, Friends of Del Norte, California Native Plant Society,
"EPIC is pleased to join the community of effective conservation organizations gathered under the NEC's banner,” Scott Greacen, executive director of EPIC, said on Dec. 10. “Our children’s hopes and our region's future hinge on our ability to work together to address serious, substantial threats to the sustainability of both human and natural communities. By formally joining forces, EPIC and the NEC can better use each organization's strengths, and improve our coordination and coverage of key issues."
Already the NEC and EPIC are collaborating on several projects, including the Orleans Community Fuels Reduction Project,
“With EPIC joining our Board of Directors, the NEC will continue to grow and thrive as one of