|Thu, 06 Mar 2014 10:10:46 -0800|
Dirty Fuels, Health, Oil, Tar Sands, Video
Nurses Oppose the Keystone XL Pipeline
There's only one more day til the deadline to comment on Keystone XL. Check out this great video from National Nurses United on why President Obama should reject Keystone XL. TAKE ACTION: Send your comment NOW!
|Wed, 05 Mar 2014 11:37:43 -0800|
Coal, Coal-Director, Health
Our Last Coal Ash Spill: No More Delays for Coal Water Pollution Protections
Last week, security guards at Duke Energy's Charlotte headquarters blocked me from delivering 9,000 petitions signed by Duke customers calling on the company to clean up its toxic coal ash, in the wake of a spill that decimated 70 miles...
|Wed, 26 Feb 2014 14:23:24 -0800|
Health Miseries Follow Tar Sands
Sen. Barbara Boxer (center) with -- from left to right -- Dr. Stuart Batterman, Tom Shepherd, and Hilton Kelly. Sen. Barbara Boxer (D-CA) knows the consequences from the Keystone XL pipeline go far beyond the pages of the State Department's...
|Wed, 26 Feb 2014 12:45:18 -0800|
Coal, Dirty Money (oil), Energy Solutions, Health, Politics, Tar Sands
A Witness to Environmental Justice Over 20 Years
Environmental Protection Agency Administrator Gina McCarthy proclaimed the month of February 2014 as Environmental Justice Month. Environmental justice activists all across the country are commemorating the 20th anniversary of the Environmental Justice Executive Order 12898 signed by President Bill Clinton...
|Mon, 24 Feb 2014 08:58:32 -0800|
Coal, Coal-Director, Health, Politics
New Poll, Rally Show WV, NC, and Beyond Are Fed Up With Coal Industry's Pollution
West Virginians hold the coal industry responsible for air and water contamination in the state, and they are tired of the stranglehold they believe the industry's lobbyists have on state politics. That's just one of many powerful findings of a...
|Fri, 21 Feb 2014 13:57:51 -0800|
International, Responsible Trade
A Clean Environment Is Not For Trade
This week, more than 120 Members of Congress sent a clear message to the United States Trade Representative: the Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP) trade pact must have a robust, fully enforceable environment chapter that addresses the core conservation challenges of the...
|Thu, 20 Feb 2014 07:00:08 -0800|
Health, Natural Gas, Politics
Frackgate: Ohio Governor's Campaign to Frack Parks
Ohio governor John Kasich finds himself embroiled in a growing scandal that some are calling "Frackgate" because of a PR-plan co-written by his administration and the oil industry to "proactively open state park and forest land" to fracking. The Sierra...
We are the Northern Kentucky Group of the Sierra Club, one of the groups that make up the Cumberland Chapter, Kentucky's presence in the Sierra Club. Our group
consists of members who reside in Boone, Bracken,
Campbell, Carroll, Fleming, Gallatin, Grant, Harrison, Kenton, Mason,
Pendleton and Robertson counties and we are your neighbors and friends!
Our Norther Kentucky group was formed in 1982, and we have monthly informative meetings and offer an annual program of hiking, backpacking,
bicycling, canoeing and service outings. The Sierra Club was founded in 1892 by John Muir.
To learn more about the Sierra Club’s history and accomplishments over the past century
Please come to any of our meetings to meet us, join us to help protect the enviroment and have fun at the same time!
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