Federal Magistrate declares Navy’s 2019 decision authorizing the EA-18G “Growler” expansion at Naval Air Station Whidbey Island (NASWI) violated the National Environmental Policy Act (NEPA)

Federal Magistrate declares Navy’s 2019 decision authorizing the EA-18G “Growler” expansion at Naval Air Station Whidbey Island (NASWI) violated the National Environmental Policy Act (NEPA) Contact:  Paula Spina, 206.265.0981, paulaspina.wa@gmail.com Read from COER December 12, 2021 Coupeville, WA – Friday, December 10, 2021, Federal Magistrate J. Richard Creatura filed his Read more…

Black Lives Matter

Sound Defense Alliance stands in solidarity with the Black Lives Matter Movement now and onwards. Our work to protect all communities in our region from harmful military activity stems from a desire to be heard.  To all Black, Indigenous, and People of Color (BIPOC) in our communities: We hear you.  Read more…

The Wild Olympic Peninsula

Although Olympic National Park is close to the Navy’s runways on Whidbey Island, it’s not the only place the Navy could train. Currently the Navy conducts similar training in other airbases and military airspace in the West, including Mountain Home Air Force Base in Idaho, Naval Air Station Fallon in Read more…