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Sierra Club says vote no on Measure P
The nation’s largest and oldest grassroots community-based environmental organization, and one of the country’s earliest and consistent voices for parks, Sierra Club, announced its recommendation for voters related to an important ballot measures that the citizens of the County of Los Angeles will consider on November 4.
What's included in the new San Gabriel Mountains National Monument?
The dark lines within the green show the boundaries of the newly created San Gabriel Mountains National Monument.Source: WhiteHouse.gov
Growing native: One family's experience
The "after" picture of the Vandergriff-Smith's lawn using water-saving techniques.
The Angeles-Alerts Listserv Problems on Oct. 23 Due to Operator Error
Problem emails were inadvertently sent out to subscribers of the Angeles-Alerts Listserv on Thursday, 10/23/2014 between 10:00 am and 11:07 am that may have contained virus software. If you found them in you email inbox don't open them. Many email systems used by subscribers trapped these emails as SPAM and automatically deleted them.
We took the list serve offline until we fixed the problem found in the Moderator settings that were updated on 10/22/2014, a day before the suspicious emails were delivered.
Wilderness 50 Conference
Wilderness activists, leading wilderness academicians, federal wilderness agency personnel, and energetic youth were in abundance at the Wilderness 50 Conference, held October 15-19, 2014, in Albuquerque, N.M. The session was a celebration of the 50th Anniversary of enactment of the Wilderness Act in 1964.
4 fresh ideas for making L.A. (and all cities) sustainable
One of L.A.'s urban wild spots, Griffith Park. Credit: Mary Forgione
Learn how you can practice sustainable investing
Investing for the Next Economy
L.A. Mayor Garcetti sets goal of 20% reduction in water use by 2017
Amid a record drought, Mayor Eric Garcetti on Oct. 14 issued an executive directive to dramatically reduce the use of fresh water and the purchase of costly imported water.
California's San Gabriel Mountains to be preserved as national monument
Join us for a celebration: What: San Gabriel Mountains National Monument Community Celebration
When: Friday, October 10, 3:00 PM – 5:00 PM
Where: Madrid Middle School, 3300 Gilman Road, El Monte, CA 91732
The Angeles Chapter of the Sierra Club welcomes your participation in its century of involvement in the enjoyment and protection of our planet's environment. The Angeles Chapter spans Los Angeles and Orange Counties in Southern California, with an extensive program of hikes/hiking, national and international travel, local conservation campaigns, political action, and programs for people of all ages.