Sound Defense Alliance in the News

May 5th, 2020: Orcas Issues: Letters to the Editor “Navy Unresponsive to Washingtonians Sheltering in Place” 

February 13th, 2020: KONP News Radio – Sound Defense Alliance Mounts Opposition to Expansion of Navy SEALs training in State Parks

February 12th, 2020: KUOW/NPR – Coming soon to a park near you? Navy SEALs 

February 10th, 2020: KPTZ Radio Port Townsend – Compass for the Week

Winter 2020: The National Parks Conservation Association – Hush …

December 25th, 2019: The Columbian – Jet Noise to be Monitored at Whidbey Naval station

November 25th, 2019: The Island Sounder – Growlers are Detrimental 

October 22nd, 2019: The Pew Charitable Trusts – Noise Pollution Hurts Wildlife, but States have Trouble Turning Down the Volume

September 25th, 2019: Methow Valley News – Letters to the Editor “Must be a Better Way”

September 13th, 2019: Bitterroot Magazine – ‘We Are Collateral Damage’: More, Louder Jets Roil Military Communities

September 6th, 2019: Peninsula Daily News – Kilmer Discusses Jets, Impeachment Inquiry at Forks Town Hall

August 16th, 2019: Larry Morrell Interview on KPTZ

August 6th, 2019: Seattle Times – Jet-noise Debate Reaches Beyond Whidbey Island

August 4th, 2019: Everett Herald – Commentary: Navy’s Welcome But It Must Follow the Law

July 17th, 2019: Port Townsend Leader – AG Sues Navy Over Growler Expansion

June 14th, 2019: South Whidbey Record – (LTE) Sound Defense Alliance is a Regional Organization

June 9th, 2019: KLOI, Lopez Island – Interview with Larry Morrell,  SDA Executive Director

May 13th, 2019: High County News – The Roar of Military Jets Triggers a Crusade for Quiet

May 10th, 2019: This Is Whidbey – Creating an Enduring Prairie Legacy in Coupeville

March 27th, 2019: PT Leader – Sound Defense Alliance Organizes Against Growlers

March 21st, 2019: The Islands Weekly – Navy Announces Massive Growler Expansion

March 18th, 2019: San Juan Islander – Response from Sound Defense Alliance to Navy’s Addition of 36 Growlers

March 12th, 2019: Seattle Times – Navy Rejects Call for More Monitoring of Growler Jet Training on Whidbey Island

January 8th, 2019: South Whidbey Record – Langley Urged to Oppose Growler Expansion

December 18th, 2018: Whidbey News Times – Big Crowd Anticipated for Historic Properties Meeting

December 11th, 2018: Whidbey News Times – (Letter to the Editor) Seattleite: Need to say, ‘No New Jets. No New Flights.’

December 4th, 2018: Whidbey News Times – (Letter to the Editor) Yes, Many People Knew Flight Path, But Growlers Came Later

December 3rd, 2018: Seattle Times – Navy Ends Talks to Ease Growler Jet Impacts on Whidbey Island Historic District

December 1st, 2018: South Whidbey Record – (Letter to the Editor) Ebey’s Reserve in Need of Environmental Protection

November 27th, 2018: South Whidbey Record – (Letter to the Editor) Central Whidbey is Trying to Fight For Its Future

November 23rd, 2018: Whidbey News Times – (Letter to the Editor) Not Compelled to Defer to ‘Navy Experts’ on Jet Noise

November 21st, 2018: Seattle Times – Navy’s Noisy Need For Speed on Whidbey Island Riles Residents

November 20th, 2018: Whidbey News-Times – Alliance Against Growler Expansion Not Going Away

November 18th, 2018: Seattle Post Intelligencer –  Noisy Growler Jets – Coupeville Seeks to Curb Navy Buildup

November 13th, 2018: Whidbey News Times – Coalition Plans Second Growler Event Thursday

November 9th, 2018: Whidbey News Times – (Letter to the Editor) Navy Seeking Comments on Nonexisting Agreement

October 22nd, 2018: Stanwood Camano News – (Letter to the Editor) Navy Wants Us To Think More is Less

October 19th, 2018: South Whidbey Record – (Letter to the Editor) Whidbey Island Too Divided Over Growler Training in Coupeville

October 15th, 2018: The Islands’ Weekly – Region Rallies Against Growler Growth

October 11th, 2018: Whidbey News Times – Larsen Passing On Growler Concerns to Pentagon

October 10th, 2018: Port Townsend Leader – Sound Defense Alliance Debuts 

October 5th, 2018: Whidbey News Times – Sending a Sign

October 5th, 2018: South Whidbey Record – Hundreds Rally Against Jet Noise

October 5th, 2018: San Juan Islander – Hundreds Protest – NO NEW JETS, NO NEW FLIGHTS 

October 5th, 2018: Peninsula Daily News – Navy Action on Jets Prompts Protests in Port Townsend

September 30th, 2018: Peninsula Daily News – Navy: More aircraft, flights in plan for Whidbey Air Station, Outlying Field Coupeville