"To educate and enlist humanity to protect and restore the quality of the natural and human environment."
March 16 Conservation Update
- DISD Board of Trustees passed the Environmental and Climate Action Resolution https://tinyurl.com/tsch6cm on February 27. Thanks, all who worked for this. How about YOUR ISD?
- Before March 31 sign the petition at https://addup.sierraclub.org/campaigns/seize-the-grid-for-100-clean-energy-by-2030
to urge your community toward 100% renewable electricity by 2030.
Then make sure your own retail electricity provider contract is 100%
renewable. And join the solar coop bringing solar and jobs to
- March 21, 9am-11:30am, help tend trees at the Urban Tree
Farm at Richland College. March 27, March 28, or April 9,
plant trees in parks. See http://www.texastrees.org/volunteer/.
- Date changed to June 14explore the Texas Gulf Coast through glorious
photography, live music, poetry and story (without extra carbon
emissions) via Montopolis' "The Living Coast" in the historic Texas
- April 9, 11:30am-1:30pm Brookhaven College Earth Fest, in the courtyard.
- April 11, 10:00am-2:00pm, find friends, food, fun, prizes at our New Member Picnic for old, new and soon-to-be members, in Churchill Park in Dallas.
- Postponed until Fall Cedar Valley College Sustainable Economic Development Roundtables https://www.cedarvalleycollege.edu/aboutcvc/sustainability/pages/bios.aspx
Texas Clean Energy Scorecard
Lone Star Sierra Club has published their Clean Energy Scorecard to help you inform yourself about the clean energy efforts of your Retail Electric Provider. Read about it here. Then go to http://www.texascleanenergyscorecard.com/ to learn how your retail electric provider rates, and what you might ask them to improve.
Conservation News Email List
Sign up to get Dallas Sierra Club Conservation News Stay up-to-date on conservation issues affecting the Dallas area with this (usually) twice-per-month email.
Conservation starts at home! Think globally, act locally comes down to your own garbage can. The majority of Americans recycle, so join us. Click here for information about recycling in Dallas, Fort Worth, and surrounding cities. If you have questions about recycling or recycling campaigns, contact Victoria Howard at 972-768-6067.
Share Your Ride
We are making car pooling and using public transportation a little easier for our regular events. See our new Share Your Ride page.
You can get FREE mulch delivered to your house from tree service companies, and-or you can pick up FREE mulch by yourself at various companies and city recycling centers. Click here for information about free mulch. If you have questions, contact Kirk or Coralie Miller at 972-699-1687.