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Dallas Sierra Club News - May 2020


Dallas Sierra Club General Meeting via Zoom - Tuesday, May 12

The May 12 General Meeting will be held online via Zoom, not at Brookhaven College.

Earth on fireDallas Sierra Club Chair, Dan Moulton PhD, will share thoughts and insights with his presentation, Global Climate Change: Causation, Mitigation, & Adaptation. A necessary topic in the best of times, climate change and its effects around the world are under more scrutiny than ever as countries are faced with the physical and biological effects of this growing crisis.

Daniel W. Moulton is a Wildlife Ecologist, Certified Wildlife Biologist, and College Professor. He has worked for the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service in Hawaii and Maryland; the Maryland Wildlife Administration in Annapolis; and for over 20 years at the Texas Parks and Wildlife Dept. in Austin. His work at TPWD focused on wetland ecosystems all over Texas, but especially coastal wetlands. Now retired, Dan devotes himself to local environmental issues and is Chair of the Dallas Sierra Club and its Executive Committee.

From 6:30 to 7:00 p.m. you can log in to the meeting, chat, and ask questions. The meeting will begin at 7:00 with announcements, followed by Dan Moulton's presentation.

How to join the meeting via Zoom:

  • Computer - a bit before 6:30 on Tuesday, May 12, click on the link below and follow the instructions.
  • Phone - download the Zoom app (if you don't already have it) and on Tuesday, May 12, a bit before 6:30, open the app and enter the meeting ID below.
  • Dial-in - call one of the numbers below. When prompted, enter the meeting ID.

Here is the link for joining the meeting with a computer or tablet or phone browser:
https://us02web.zoom.us/j/351513948

If you phone in, you will be asked for the Meeting ID: 351 513 948

One tap mobile:
+13462487799,,351513948# US (Houston)
+16699006833,,351513948# US (San Jose)

Or dial in:
+1 346 248 7799 US (Houston)
+1 669 900 6833 US (San Jose)
+1 253 215 8782 US
+1 301 715 8592 US


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Texas Environmental Awards

Each year, the Texas Sierra Club has the exciting opportunity to honor Texas environmentalists for their outstanding work and achievements at the Texas Environmental Awards. Our award categories inspire nominations to honor individuals and organizations who have done so much to defend, improve, and celebrate the Texas environment. If you know of any person or organization that fits this description, we invite you to nominate them today.


Limerick of the Month

TV history channel presents
Documentary showing events
     About camping, and so
     I suppose you should know
That the narrator spoke in past tents.

- by Kirk Miller

If you would like to submit an environmental limerick for our Limerick of the Month feature, send it to editors@dallassierraclub.org.