Adena Springs/Sleepy Creek


Conservation Report January 2017

By Whitey Markle State Legislative Configuration On a good note: State Senator Lauren Book, a Democrat, has been appointed Chair of the Florida Senate Conservation and Environmental Preservation Committee.  Although she appears to have little environmental experience she is probably far more approachable than the former chair of that committee, […]


Note From Outgoing Chair

By Maryvonne Devenksy Hello everyone, As I am stepping down from being the Chair of the SSJ Sierra Group, I would like to share that I have learned a lot, met a lot of spirit minded people who like me want to preserve our natural resources. At times being Chair, […]


SLEEPY CREEK (Frank Stronach) HOG PROCESSING PLANT MOVING VERY SLOWLY TOWARD APPROVAL IN LEVY COUNTY

The proposed Hog processing plant near Chiefland is edging forward in Levy County. Sheila Cooley, who lives near the proposed plant, has organized a group of nearby citizens to protest the proposed plant which will slaughter and process 10,000 hogs per year if approved for a Special Exception to the […]