The Open Space Committee of the Loma Prieta Chapter of the Sierra Club has already made quite a difference in protecting our local environment—and we’re looking forward to building on our success in 2015.
2014 has been an eventful year for those of us concerned about the pollution from Lehigh. New equipment has reduced emissions, and the newly erected chimney will cause pollution to be more diluted and safer. However, there are nagging concerns.
Did you know you can easily double or triple the impact of your donation to the Loma Prieta chapter? How? With a matching gift from your employer. Find out how to request a matching gift from your company — and make sure your gift benefits your local Loma Prieta Chapter.
The current water shortage is impacting communities throughout California, and challenges faced by our current water distribution systems have repercussions for all of us. See examples of some of the innovation to address the lack of water in agriculture, and how we can continue to expand on this growth that will lead California to stop treating long-term issues with short-term solutions.
Creativity and innovation designed for eco-friendly products is a special idea that is superbly celebrated at the Green Festival in San Francisco. At the recent event, attendees experienced myriad ways to go green, and also learned about environmental sustainability.
Extreme temperatures, both hot and cold, are increasing in number and frequency around the world over the past three decades, especially the heat waves. Scientists point to this trend as a clear sign of global warming. (Earthweek.com)