Tag Archives: Liscom Slough

Gasoline dumped at Liscom Slough

Kevin L. Hoover Mad River Union ARCATA BOTTOM – Even in the sordid annals of illegal Liscom Slough waste dumping, last week saw a shocking new milestone. Joining furniture, auto parts, cannabis debris, children’s toys, yard waste, unsaleable rummage sale items, human hair and countless other pieces of debris tossed out at the sensitive waterway

The Latest Liscom Spew

LISCOM SLOUGH BLUES Despite falling within the jurisdiction of an alphabet soup of law enforcement and environmental organizations, it falls to one man, Ted Halstead to patrol, publicize and clean up the wretched refuse regularly deposited along Liscom Slough at Jackson Ranch Road. “It looks like we missed the party last night,” Halstead remarked last

Liscom Slough Abuse Continues

Kevin L. Hoover Mad River Union “Not even a witch oughtta be caught on the bottom of America’s spew-infested waterways.” – Frank Zappa, “Drowning Witch” LISCOM SLOUGH – Both newly restored McDaniel Slough and its Arcata Bottom cousin, Liscom Slough, have gotten a lot of attention this weekend. But where McDaniel received love from scientists and