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Dallas Conservation Emails
LONESTAR-DALLAS-CONS-NEWS has been reactivated. If you signed up in the past you will begin getting about one email a month on Dallas conservation issues. If you have never signed up at http://dallassierraclub.org/signup.php?c=new&e=conservation you may do so now to begin getting monthly updates.
Those who have been getting conservation news this year from MailChimp will be added to the Conservation email list. The MailChimp email list will no longer be used.
Write a Letter to Keep Nuclear Waste out of Texas
Waste Control Specialists has applied to the Nuclear Regulatory Commission to store nuclear waste in Andrews County in west Texas. If approved, tons of nuclear waste would travel through Texas cities by train or truck, presenting a formidable hazard of accident or terrorist attack.
Next Clean Eco Meetup: March 2
Our next meetup for DFW area environmentalists will be Thursday, March 2. The location and time are the usual: 6:30pm, at Picasso's on Inwood north of Forest.
- New bills filed at the legislature on eminent domain, water, waste, and more
- Sunset bill for RRC is out - we'll discuss it.
- ACT - have you signed up at acttexas.org? We are starting our calls.
- What's new on Keystone XL north?
- Rad waste dump, what happened at the hearings in W. Texas?
- And more.....including your announcements.
Seaway Pipelines Threat to Dallas Water
On January 30 the first major spill from one of the Seaway Pipelines happened along TX Highway 121 in Collin County. We hope the cleanup and repair will be adequate. Learn about this pipeline system here.
Save Water! Save Electricity!
Your daily habits using both water and electricity add up. Best practices ultimately improve the air you breathe, the quality of the water you drink, and the health of the climate. When you save water you save electricity and vice versa.
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 Coralie Miller at 972 699 1687.
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.