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The Sierra Club also announced support for many current and prospective state lawmakers, several of whom attended. The Sierra Club, founded in 1892, has pushed for major environmental legislation including the Clean Air Act, Clean Water Act and ...

It was Saturday afternoon and Mair, national president of the Sierra Club, was sitting at a picnic table on the Outer harbor, wondering if the community here would respond to a threat he considers as serious as Adolph Hitler's Germany.
The election is upon us and it's been a complete disappointment where global climate change is concerned. After having signed three petitions to have a question about climate change specifically put to the presidential and vice presidential candidates ...
On Thursday evening, Aaron Mair, the president of the national Sierra Club and a Binghamton University alum, delivered a speech, "Deeper Shade of Green: the Binghamton intellectual Roots of an Environmental Justice Activist and Thought Leader.
The Sierra Club will lead a nine-mile hike on Saturday that will entail only slight elevation gain. The hike will provide incredible views of the historic Deep Creek area which is a joy to see and photograph.

More transparency for police body cams. The editorial "Body cameras bring justice to cops, public" (Oct. 8) focuses on the benefits to police and civilians regarding police misconduct or false accusations against the police.
The first ever African-American President of the Sierra Club is back home visiting his Alma-Mater. Binghamton University class of 1984 almnus Aaron Mair was on campus visiting with students and faculty Thursday.
SPRINGFIELD, Mo. (KSPR) -- This is where the concern starts at this coal plant in Springfield. The coal being burned creates ash. That ash is then dumped in this landfill here, it already stretched across hundreds of yards, and it's getting full.
Do you know the difference between coal tar and coal ash? Thursday night, the White River Group of the Missouri Sierra Club will have a public forum to talk about the health risks of both materials as Springfield continues to weigh how to deal with them.
NEWTON -- The Sierra Club is beginning a drive to raise funds to pay for a legal challenge to the state's proposed forest stewardship plan for the Sparta Mountain Wildlife Management Area.
"Even kids can tell that Donald Trump is wrong on climate change" said Khalid Pitts, Sierra Club national political director.
Vallejo Councilman Bob Sampayan's mayoral campaign has picked up notable endorsements from the Sierra Club, and the Friends of the Filipino American Community Political Action Committee, his campaign announced.
The Sierra Club, which has endorsed Democratic nominee Hillary Clinton for president, also released a video the day after the first presidential debate, during which Clinton accused Trump of denying climate change, and then Trump denied his denial.
Montpelier, VT: The Vermont Sierra Club is pleased to announce its endorsements for the 2016 general election. These endorsements accompany their earlier, primary endorsements of David Zuckerman for Lt.
Sierra Club Maui Group executive board member Lucienne De Naie (right) presents environmental and cultural rights advocate Tiare Lawrence with the 2016 Malama i Ka 'Aina Award during the organization's 40th birthday celebration at Lae'ula O Kai ...

HILO, Hawaii - Cory Harden, a member of the Sierra Club Moku Loa Group, testified at the Hawaii county Council Committee on Public Safety and Mass Transit on Tuesday, asking for an investigation into recent steam releases at Puna Geothermal Venture.
The Sierra Club and the Gay & Lesbian Victory Fund have accused state Rep. Kathleen Peters of hypocrisy in her recent call for public notice of contamination.
NEWTON -- The Skylands Group of New Jersey Sierra Club will hold a meeting on Tuesday to discuss the group's opposition to a proposed state plan for work in the forests of the Sparta Mountain Wildlife Management Area.
The Sierra Club is appealing the Shelby County Health Department's recent approval of two permits authorizing the Tennessee Valley Authority to drill wells into a pristine aquifer to obtain cooling water for a power plant under construction in ...
"As the nation's largest and most influential grassroots environmental organization, the Sierra Club is uniquely equipped to mobilize voters and elect our endorsed candidates," said Sarah Burton, director of the Sierra Club PAC. "It's been well ...
During a recent presentation to the Rappahannock Group Sierra Club, she described a creature that could be on its way north because of global warming in Southern states - and might be swimming in a river near you in the future.
Sierra Club Executive Director Michael Brune said Monday that a statement from a Trump spokesman hitting Clinton for associating with the group, which has campaigns named "Beyond Coal" and "Beyond Natural Gas," was folly.
Steve Francis is the political chair of the Hoosier chapter of the Sierra Club. He says Indiana's environmental issues - for instance, its reliance on coal and health issues created by poor air quality - have been ignored by the current administration.
Steve Francis is the political chair of the Hoosier chapter of the Sierra Club. He says Indiana's environmental issues - for instance, its reliance on coal and health issues created by poor air quality - have been ignored by the current administration.
The Vermont Chapter of the Sierra Club today announced its endorsement of Beth Pearce for Vermont Treasurer in the 2016 election.
The Sierra Club has faced an internal backlash in Washington state over a decision to withhold support for a fall ballot measure that would impose a carbon tax on fossil fuels.
In accordance with a proposed consent decree filed by the U.S. District Court for the Western District of Kentucky at Louisville on Tuesday, Louisville Gas and ...
The Florida Sierra Club's phosphate committee has formally objected to allowing a new Mosaic Company mine in Desoto County.
The Sierra Club said Gottheimer is a "strong advocate for the environment, not only for the New Jersey, but for the nation.
The Vermont Chapter of the Sierra Club today announced its endorsement of Beth Pearce for Vermont Treasurer in the 2016 election.
Democrat Foster Campbell, the only top-tier candidate in Louisiana's U.S. Senate race who has said climate change is a major issue, was endorsed Friday by the Sierra Club and 22 environmentalists, among them "Rising Tide" author John Barry, the ...
KAHULUI - The Sierra Club Maui Group will hold its 40th anniversary celebration on Saturday, Oct. 1, from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m.
Democratic congressional candidate Mike Derrick on Wednesday announced the Sierra Club, a national environmental organization, endorsed his candidacy.
Louisville Gas and Electric Company (LG&E) and the Sierra Club, represented by Earthjustice, have reached an agreement on the handling of direct discharges from Mill Creek's ash pond to the Ohio River in southwest Jefferson County, pursuant to a ...
Commentary: On Wednesday, the New Mexico Public Regulation Commission decided on PNM's request for an increase to electric rates.
The Sierra Club on Tuesday mocked Donald Trump over his refusal during the first presidential debate to admit that he called climate change a "hoax" perpetrated by China.
The Sierra Club and Louisville Gas & Electric Co. have reached an agreement in a legal fight over discharges into the Ohio River from the utility's Mill Creek power plant in southwest Jefferson County.
Three environmental groups including the Sierra Club have filed a lawsuit challenging federal regulators' decision to approve the $3.2 billion Sabal Trail pipeline, arguing they failed to adequately assess climate impacts and alternate routes that ...
The Sierra Club has adopted a position that would effectively require all electricity in Michigan to come from renewable sources such as wind and solar.
In recent weeks, opposition to the controversial Dakota Access pipeline has grown exponentially, drawing the attention of the national media and activists across the country.
Lawyers for the Sierra Club as well as the Flint and Chattahoochee River Keepers are alleging the pipeline would unfairly disrupt an African-American neighborhood in Albany, Georgia.
Jack Turner, the Vice-Chair of the Northeast Ohio Group of the Sierra Club Chapter of Ohio, meeting with Senator Sherrod Brown.
Native American groups and climate activists are protesting the halted Dakota Access pipeline at oil giant Sunoco's Pennsylvania headquarters, and the New Jersey Sierra Club was there with them as they turned out Wednesday. The controversial pipeline ...
LaGRANGE - The LaGrange Sierra Club will begin its fall schedule Sept. 20 with a meeting showcasing featured speaker Jim Quick from the University of Georgia with the topic "Talking honey bees.
Muir, founder of the Sierra Club, celebrated grandfather's natural splendor during his Sept. 25, 1898, visit. Now, Grandfather Mountain is returning the favor.
ASU, despite being located in one of the least sustainable cities in the country, has been named sixth on the Sierra Club's Cool schools list, a commendation given to the most sustainable universities in the country. This ranking is a five-spot ...
University of Colorado sophomore Angela Korneev sorts through recyclables from last weekend's football game on Thursday at the CU recycling Center on the CU campus in Boulder.
In a recent op-ed in these pages, Supervisor London Breed's chief of staff accused the Sierra Club of being "anti-environmentalists" and "putting politics over planet.


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