State Issues


Conservation Report

By Whitey Markle LEGISLATIVE In view of the current political situation here in Florida and nationwide, we must begin to understand our governmental representative and we must begin to engage them with our positions on critical environmental issue. Most of them will listen, and we have concluded , over time, […]


HELP SAVE OUR PARKS!

The State of Florida Department of Environmental Protection (DEP) is in the process of developing plans for our state parks.  We want to make sure that these plans don’t contain any language that would “raise ones eyebrow.”   We are asking our Sierra Club Groups to:   Look upthe park(s) in your area, review their plans and attend the hearings […]


Notes from the Sierra Club meeting in St Petersburg on 10-3-15.

Notes from the Sierra Club meeting in St Petersburg on 10-3-15. We voted on electing the 3 candidates (Kent Bailey – Tampa Bay Chair, Bud Long, from Turtle Coast group -Political Compliance Officer for the Chapter, and Kristine Cunningham, from Nevada – Nevada Chapter Treasurer).   BEYOND COAL Campaign update […]