Join us in building the Chapter's Living Legacy Library

The Angeles Chapter, oldest and largest in the Sierra Club, is beginning its second century – and we intend to be around for another hundred years at least.

Will Obama create San Gabriels national monument?

Hikers on the Pacific Crest Trail east of Windy Gap in the San Gabriel Mountains. Credit: Bob Cates/Chapter historian and leader

August 2014 Schedule of Activities e-edition

Check out all of our hikes, events and activities in the August 2014 e-edition of our Schedule of Activities. Download it -- and share with friends.

More wilderness designations in L.A.? Yes, please!

[This is a version of a story that originally ran in Words of the Wild, the newsletter of the Sierra Club's California/Nevada Wilderness Committee.]

Forum on future of L.A.'s water supply Aug. 9

From UCLA Institute of the Environment and Sustainability

Sierra Club cries foul over Port of Long Beach move to extend leases for dirty coal

Come make your voice heard 5 p.m. Aug. 19 when the Long Beach City Council meets to discuss the CEQA appeal. Plan to arrive early to get a seat; a large turnout is expected. The meeting takes place at 333 W. Ocean Blvd. in Long Beach. (If you can't find the City Council meeting, ask the guard on the ground floor to point you to council chambers.)

New issue of Southern Sierran and Schedule of Activities is here!

Ready for your next hike or outing?

Here's the print magazine-style Southern Sierran and Schedule of Activities for July through September 2014.

Download it, refer to it and share with your friends!


As California's drought lingers, desalination remains hot topic

With California's drought in full swing and a statewide policy taking shape, 2014 is stacking up to be a critical year for desalination in the Golden state.

Chapter office volunteers needed

Angeles Chapter Office Volunteer

Want to enjoy a fun work atmosphere? Do you enjoy meeting new people? The Chapter Office has  volunteer opportunities. It's easy, it's simple, and it's fun to do.

We need reception area coverage from 10-2 on Mondays through Thursdays and 2-5 on Tuesdays. If you're looking to combine your light office skills with helping the environment, this is the volunteer opportunity for you.

One chance to get national forest plans for California right

America boasts 193 million acres of national forests and grasslands that provide one-of-a-kind opportunities for families to recreate and spend time together outdoors. The wildlife, clean water and scenery offered by our national forests are crucial to our way of life and our multibillion-dollar outdoor recreation economy – especially in California.


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