Interview with Dr. Arline Bronzaft

Interview with Dr. Arline Bronzaft In celebration of International Women’s History Month, Chair of the SDA Board, Anne Harvey, interviewed Dr. Arline Bronzaft, a leader research on the adverse effects of noise on mental health, environmental psychologist, and expert witness on noise impacts. https://vimeo.com/530563879

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…

Inslee Administration and local leaders stand together as Navy walks away from historic preservation mitigation negotiations – saying no to dollars for decibels.

Monday, December 3, 2018 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE   Coupeville, WA.  On Friday, November 30th, the Navy announced that it terminated negotiations with consulting parties of the WA State Historic Preservation Office, government officials, and community leaders on Whidbey Island. Termination of consultation is an option provided to a federal agency under the Read more…