The Keystone XL project seemed to move forward quickly last week, as a key court decision in Nebraska failed to stop the pipeline, and a new Republican-led congress took it up as a first order of business in 2015. Environmentalists nationwide are not giving up without making their voices heard loud and clear by President… Read more »
4th of July Special: We celebrate these Americans, who love their country by standing up for clean air, clean water, and healthy communities. Here are some feel-good stories. If you know of others, please share!
Check out this story from North Omaha, Nebraska: residents won a change of heart from their public power district, resulting… Read more »
Oil companies in the Bay Area have proposed plans to move explosive fracked crude oil through major Bay Area cities, using the same tracks as Amtrak’s passenger rail line. This move puts all the cities along the path of this rail route at risk, including Richmond, Berkeley, Oakland and San Jose. This region has a… Read more »
This Friday, from 5-8 PM, our neighbors in our San Pablo building will join together to have a big, festive open house! The Ecology Center, Sierra Club, Yoga Room, Golden Gate Audubon, League of Women Voters, and our new neighbors Save the Frogs will be celebrating the season with food, drinks, live music, art and… Read more »
Fracking is expanding all over the country, but it’s also already being used here in California. Understanding what fracking is, how to talk about it, and what can be done to protect communities from its risks are all going to be addressed at a free upcoming workshop, Tuesday, November 19th from 7 to 9 PM.… Read more »