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Business information mogul and philanthropist Michael Bloomberg provided the Sierra Club with a grant eight years ago. The caveat was the organization had to build an activist community of 1 million members.
Oral arguments in the case filed by The Sierra Club, Chattahoochee Riverkeeper and Flint Riverkeeper were held before the D.C.
The Vermont chapter of the Sierra Club and the advocacy group Defend Our Vermont Environment (DOVE) are co-sponsoring an informational forum on the Trump administration's environmental agenda.
In an effort get the Niagara Frontier Transportation Authority (NFTA) to rethink their purchasing decisions, to drive the future of eco-bus transportation in Buffalo, The Sierra Club Niagara Group is helping to bring an example of a zero emission ...
For the first time in the Sierra Club's 125-year history, the group has elected an all-female board executive committee.
Clearwater - A Clearwater woman was recognized this month for her work to reduce the use of coal to create energy in Minnesota. Rose Thelen was included on the People's Power List by Sierra, the national magazine of the Sierra Club. The list ...
Protection of the Arctic Refuge is about preservation of a people and it's an indicator of what the future holds for all of our public lands and the communities that rely on them," said Alli Harvey, of the Sierra Club's Our Wild America campaign in Alaska.
Promoted by the Sierra Club, Proposition B, passed by 59% of San Francisco voters in 2014, requires voter approval for any waterfront project that exceeds the city's height limit.
The Vermont Chapter of the Sierra Club is deeply concerned with the Governor's proposal and his threats to veto any budget that doesn't have his demands met.
The Mojave Group of the Sierra Club will lead a 7-mile hike in the San Gabriel Mountains on May 27. The hike will start at Islip Saddle and go south on the Pacific Crest Trail to the Little Jimmy Campground, where the group will leave the PCT and ...
San Francisco (Legal Newsline) - Two Sonoma County vintners received a judgment in favor of their proposed wine making operation when an appeal by the Sierra Club was turned back by the state's 1st Appellate District Court of Appeals. The court ...
SARANAC LAKE - The president of the Sierra Club asked North Country Community College's Class of 2017 to help restore the diversity of the swamp, not drain it, during a commencement address Saturday, May 13.
Alexandria, Virginia - Today, Governor McAuliffe issued an executive directive to the Department of Environmental Quality and the air pollution Control Board that will lead to a strong limit on carbon pollution from power plants through regional ...
The Orleans Sierra Club will present a free public talk May 21 by environmental writer Chris Staudinger about the proposed Bayou Bridge pipeline, which has garnered national attention as the southern terminus of the controversial Dakota Access pipeline.
The New Jersey Sierra Club and Pinelands Preservation Alliance are fighting the South Jersey gas pipeline, which would travel through 10 miles of protected Pinelands Forest Area.
The Sierra Club is the oldest and largest grassroots environmental organization in the United States. It was founded on May 28, 1892 in San Francisco, California by the well-known conservationist and preservationist John Muir, who became its first ...
Later this month a little club founded by environmentalist John Muir will turn 125 years old. The Sierra Club, a nationally recognized preservation organization devoted to protecting the great outdoors, was established on May 28, 1892.
Yesterday, the Maryland state Public Service Commission approved two offshore wind projects totaling 368 megawatts of power. Dominion Energy has failed in develop its lease for offshore wind, an affordable and reliable renewable energy resource, in a ...
KENNEBUNK - Sarah Loftus of the Sierra Club's National Borderlands Team will present a slide show and short documentary on "The Environmental and Community Impacts of the US/Mexico Border Wall" at the Kennebunk Unitarian Universalist Church on ...
Then don't miss the Sierra Club Big Bear Group's next meeting May 18 at the Big Bear Discovery Center. Local gardening experts Marv Cira and David Swinson-Coker share their secrets of effective soil preparation and growing of organic vegetables and ...
Paulette Duhaime, United States vice chairwoman of the Binational Public Advisory Council for the St. Clair River Area of Concern will speak to Blue Water Sierra Club at 7 p.m. Wednesday in the Gilbert-Wilcox Room of the St. Clair County Public Library ...
Easy 3-mile hike on level trails along Pasadena's Arroyo Seco. Learn natural and human history of the Arroyo and programs to restore streamside habitats.
"It is a deeply spiritual experience," said Mair, an environmental and civil rights activist for the past 30 years who is now national president of the Sierra Club. "John Brown fought and died for me to be considered a full human being," said Mair, who ...
The Sierra Club is endorsing Erik Gutshall running in the Democratic Caucus on May 9, 11 and 13, for the Arlington County Board.
BATAVIA - Valley of the Fox Sierra Club Group will present a guest speaker on solar power at 7 p.m. May 8 at the Batavia Public Library.
San Francisco - The California First District Court of Appeal recently upheld the Sonoma County Superior Court's decision in the vineyard-regulation case, Sierra Club et al vs. County of Sonoma and Ronald and Ernest Ohlson. In its April 21 decision ...
Atlanta has become the 27th city in the country to officially commit to transition to 100% renewable energy, according to the Sierra Club.
FREMONT - The Sierra Club of Ohio has dismissed its federal lawsuit blocking removal of the Ballville dam, giving the City of Fremont the green light to begin ...
The Sierra Club Yolano Group invites local residents to its monthly Management Committee meeting at 7 p.m. Thursday, May 4, in the Blanchard Room at the Stephens Branch Library, 315 E. 14th St. in Davis.
NEWTON - On Tues., May 9, from 7:00 - 9:00 p.m., NJ Sierra Club's Skylands Group will host a presentation and discussion on "The Impact of the Rollback in Federal Regulations on the Environment.
Bold Nebraska and the Sierra Club were among several groups that objected to an order by the Nebraska Public Service Commission that several environmental groups consolidate their testimony to save time during formal hearings scheduled Aug. 7 to 11.
NEWTON - On Tues., May 9, from 7:00 - 9:00 p.m., NJ Sierra Club's Skylands Group will host a presentation and discussion on "The Impact of the Rollback in Federal Regulations on the Environment.
When the Ken Burns' PBS documentary "The National Parks: America's Best Idea" aired a few years ago, it lived up to its title.
Cedar Rapids, Iowa (KCRG-TV9) - Some activists marched for the environment Saturday in Cedar Rapids. They went from Green Square in Downtown Cedar Rapids to Representative Rod Blum's office and the Federal Courthouse.
The latest twist came Friday in Sierra Club's longstanding legal battle to force the county of San Diego to embrace a plan to curb greenhouse gases.
Donald Trump today directed the Department of the Interior to review the 2017-2022 Outer Continental Oil and Gas leasing program, and will seek to undo ...
In January of last year, the Sierra Club filed a suit against the California Coastal Commission (CCC) over its approval of the development, known locally as "The Edge Project," demanding more environmental studies be completed before the project can ...
Jim Vanderaa will present a program on "Climbing the Ecuador Volcanos" when the San Gorgonio Chapter of the Sierra Club meets 7:30 p.m. May 2 at the San Bernardino County Museum, 2024 Orange Tree Lane, Redlands. Vanderaa will show pictures and ...
Mayors from across the nation joined with the Sierra Club's Ready for 100 campaign Wednesday to announce a new effort to engage and recruit mayors to endorse a goal of transitioning to 100 percent renewable energy.
The Lancaster Group of the Sierra Club has awarded "green project" grants to six Lancaster County organizations. The recipients, announced Saturday, Earth Day, are: Please register for complete access to LancasterOnline.
Would electric buses soften the blow of the approaching L train shutdown? City Council members Rafael Espinal and Stephen Levin think so, and yesterday they called on the MTA to make it happen.
San Diego Mayor Kevin Faulconer is one of four co-chairs of an initiative launched by the Sierra Club Wednesday to convince fellow U.S.
Appellants Sierra Club and Center for Biological Diversity (petitioners) challenged the Commissioner's determination by petitioning for a writ of mandate in the trial court.
The Pisgah Group of the Sierra Club welcomes Robert Cabin, professor of ecology and environmental Studies at Brevard College on Thursday, April 27.
"PNM's announcement that early retirement of San Juan and Four Corners coal plants will save customers money is a clear demonstration that coal is no longer economically sustainable.
As Earth Day approaches this weekend, Darden Rice is rolling out endorsements from two environmental organizations for her re-election bid in St. Petersburg City Council District 4 - Florida conservation Voters and (unsurprisingly) the Sierra Club ...
By Jeff Tittel. This year's Earth Day on April 22 is the most critical since that first one because President Trump is trying to roll back 47 years of protections.
Decades ago, Aaron Mair went to the Sierra Club for help fighting pollution from a waste incinerator that was sickening people in an inner city community in Albany, including two of his daughters.
Want to know what's happening in the San Bernardino National Forest? Mountaintop District Ranger Marc Stamer talks about the forest environment at the Sierra Club Big Bear Group monthly general meeting Thursday, April 20, at the Big Bear Discovery ...


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