Author Archives: Northern Rockies Rising Tide

About Northern Rockies Rising Tide

Rising Tide is an international all-volunteer grassroots network of groups and individuals who promote local, community-based solutions to the climate crisis and take direct action to confront the root causes of climate change.

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This site was created to facilitate the International Tar Sands Resistance Summit organzing effort. If you are interested in following developments in Idaho and Montana, or elsewhere, please check the links below. Northern Rockies Rising Tide All Against the Haul … Continue reading

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Keynote address in Missoula Sunday 7:30-9pm

International Tar Sands Resistance Summit Keynote Panel Discussion at the Urey Lecture Hall Sunday 7:30 – 9pm hosted by Northern Rockies Rising Tide, The International Tar Sands Resistance Summit and Indigenous Environmental Network   Please join us far what will … Continue reading

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Summit Begins Today!!

We have about 90 people registered for the International Tar Sands Resistance Summit. Thank you all for making this happen. The outpouring of direct community support for this event has been exhilarating, to say the least. Everyone who registered for … Continue reading

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Weather Warning

So, the forecast for this weekend looks pretty cold and snowy. Highs of 14 all weekend. So, if you are coming to the summit please be sure to bring appropriate clothing, sleeping bag and sleeping pad, and allow for longer … Continue reading

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We did it!!! We save the Summit (and the poster)!!!

WE DID IT! In just 36 hours, more than $6000 was raised and the International Tar Sands Resistance Summit was saved from cancellation. Almost all of the donations were under $50. That’s true grassroots organizing in action. It’s a proud … Continue reading

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SaveThe Summit!!!!

click to donate now 100% of your donation goes directly to the Summit. PeaceUp has volunteered to process donations in order to expedite the process. In the event that enough money is not raised, you will be contacted and given … Continue reading

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Strategizing Globally to Win Locally: Building an international, grassroots movement to shut down the Tar Sands

The Indigenous Environmental Network and Northern Rockies Rising Tide are pleased to announce the “International Tar Sands Resistance Summit,” which will take place November 19-22 at the Lubrecht Experimental Forest conference center, 30 miles east of Missoula, Montana, USA. The … Continue reading

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