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Save Ohio’s Butterflies! Do you enjoy the summer butterflies? Well, as these pollinator populations dwindle, the OhioDepartment of Agriculture and Wayne National Forest are planning to spray a dangerous insecticide called BtK all over Ohio to decrease the Gypsy Moth, a non-native moth that impacts trees [...continue reading.]

Years of Living Dangerously

Years of Living Dangerously New Showtime documentary showing the human impacts of climate change. Learn more and what you can do as an individual to #actonclimate See the first episode here    

Stop Asian Carp Before It’s Too Late!

The Great Lakes are a national treasure, and economically support a $7 billion fishing industry, $16 billion boating industry, and 1.5 million jobs. The introduction of Asian carp and other species puts the well-being of our communities, wildlife, and waters at risk.   Tell the US Army [...continue reading.]

 

non-Sierra Club Events and News

Aveda Earth Month 2014 Rain Barrel Art Raffle

Posted on April 14th, 2014

slide07The Aveda Network for Good and the Sierra Club are teaming up all April, to raise awareness about stormwater pollution through rain barrel art.  55- gallon, re-purposed barrels were primed sanded, designed, painted, and are being raffled off with a Do It Yourself installation kit.  Visit an Aveda Salon, Retail Experience Center, or Institute and take a chance on winning a one of a kind Rain Barrel today (click link for a  map of participating locations).   Read More

See the story here:

http://www.dailykos.com/story/2014/01/06/1267627/-60-Minutes-screws-up-again-this-time-on-clean-energy?detail=email#

Sam McKinley discusses Land Use in America

Posted on November 25th, 2013

Join Sam McKinley (Miami Group Excom Chair) on Saturday December 15th at 2PM for a discussion on Land Use in America - complimenting Iris Book Cafe’s current art exhibit Consuming the American Landscape by John Gains.
Iris Book Cafe: 1331 Main Cincinnati, OH 45202

 

Combine Sewer Overflowing into Mill Creek

Combine Sewer Overflowing into Mill Creek

Join Sierra Club and ECO at a townhall meeting Thursday June 27th from 7-9, at Northside Tavern.

Sewage Overflows continue to plague Cincinnati.  When it rains storm water enters the sewers, mixes with sewage, overflowing into our waterways and backing up into basements.  An estimated 14 billion gallons overflow each year, threatening public and environmental health.  After decades of in action by the Metropolitan Sewer District, isn’t time to say No Sewage in Streams!  

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Celebrate Clean Water this Weekend!!!

Posted on April 9th, 2013

Clean Water Changes Lives

Enjoy the nice spring weather this weekend at Sierra Club’s 3rd annual Cocktail for a Cause.  Join Aveda and Sierra Club members as we raise support for Ohio Water Sentinels Saturday April 13th at Mt. Adam’s Pavilion, from 7-10 p.m.  The evening will be a collision of nature and fashion with water themed fashion show, rain barrel art, silent auction, food, fun, and more!!!

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Join the Sierra Club and Imago Earth Center to learn about things you can do at home to care for your yard and the environment. Be trained by experts on a variety of topics through hands-on water conservation workshops. Come for just 1 workshop, or take the whole course and become a Water Sentinel. Topics will include Rain Barrels, Rain Gardens, and more!

 10:00-1, 1st & 3rd Saturdays in April, May, and June at Imago Earth Center! Read More