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Apr 1 (Wed), 7:00 pm
Let's Talk Green
Apr 8 (Wed), 7:30 pm
Permaculture Design and Practices
Apr 8 (Wed), 7:30 pm
West Jersey Group General Meeting - Camden County Citizen Science Opportunities
Apr 8 (Wed), 7:30 pm
Sierra Silver Singles Planning Meeting
Apr 11 (Sat), 10:00 am
Singles Hike - Pyramid Mountain
Apr 11 (Sat), 10:00 am
Singles Hike - Garret Mountain and Great Falls
Apr 11 (Sat), 10:00 am
Black River Trail Hike
Apr 11 (Sat), 1:00 pm
Chapter Executive Committee meeting
Apr 14 (Tue), 7:00 pm
REBELS WITH A CAUSE - Documentary Film Screening
Apr 18 (Sat), 1:00 pm
Spring at Greenbrook

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Christie Exxon Settlement Sell Out for New Jersey
Fri, 27 Feb 2015 12:46:08 -0500

PSE&G Denies Pilgrim Pipeline Access to Rights-of-Way
Fri, 27 Feb 2015 12:24:49 -0500

Christie Exxon Settlement Sell Out for New Jersey
Fri, 27 Feb 2015 11:22:43 -0500

PennEast Scoping Hearing Tonight- Tell FERC No Pipeline
Thu, 26 Feb 2015 15:49:59 -0500

President Obama Vetoes Keystone XL Bill
Tue, 24 Feb 2015 15:38:04 -0500

Keep the Frack Out of Our Water!

Hydraulic Fracturing, better known as fracking, which injects millions of gallons of water mixed with toxic chemicals, into the ground horizontally breaking up the bed rock to obtain natural gas. This may be one of the biggest risks to our water and our environment. The New Jersey Sierra Club has been working diligently to fight fracking from completely banning fracking in NJ & banning fracking wastewater from coming into our state.
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How YOU Can Help the Pinelands Today- March 16th
How YOU Can Help the Pinelands Today- March 16th

The End of a Coal Era?

The 100th coal plant since 2010 -- GenOn Generation Station in Portland, PA -- has announced plans for retirement!

We are winning as city by city, communities are standing up and saying no to coal and yes to clean energy. Public officials and energy utilities are realizing the economics and health problems caused by our addiction to coal just don't add up.

Let's continue this trend by adding more coal plants to this list and to promote a clean energy future!

This plant is the largest source of pollution in Northwest New Jersey causing not only environmental problems, but also affecting the health of the community around the plant. With this terrific news now the people of New Jersey and the country can breathe easier. Not only that, but our efforts have led to the equivalent of 11 million homes powered throughout the nation by clean energy! This amazing milestone, no doubt one of many to come, represents the hard work of our allies and thousands and thousands of concerned residents just like you!

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Cities throughout the state powered down City Hall to call on the NJ Board of Pu...
Mon, 30 Mar 2015 14:22:21 +0100

Very "cool" news! France is reducing their impact on climate one roof at a time.
Sat, 28 Mar 2015 18:48:52 +0100

Don't forget, tonight it's lights off for energy saving Earth Hour! From 8:30 to...
Sat, 28 Mar 2015 16:00:01 +0100

We are going dark tomorrow from 8:30 to 9:30 PM! It would take 6,661 trees one y...
Sat, 28 Mar 2015 03:46:15 +0100

NJ Chapter Achievements

  • Stopping Laws that Threaten Clean Water and Healthy Communities
    We believe the people of New Jersey should have clean water and the peace of mind that the places where our children play are free of toxic pollution. Through our legislature efforts, we were successful in passing a bill to Ban Fracking in New Jersey, which unfortunately Governor Christie later vetoed. However, we are continuing our efforts to stop fracking from happening here in New Jersey and in the Delaware River Basin. Other legislation that we have lobbied heavily against was the Water Quality Management Plan and the Permit Extension Act. We continue to work on both of these pieces of legislation that will greatly affect the water quality in New Jersey.

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