May - June 2010
Vol. 73 No. 3


Feature Story:
Water, water - we need to waste less, leave more for nature

Water is never out of season as a topic for Californians, but this year, with a 11-billion-dollar water bond measure slated for the November ballot, water must be especially on our minds.

...more articles here

Special Feature: Environmental trailblazers honored at inaugural gala dinner

David Brower Dinner
The Bay Chapter held its first David Brower Dinner. The event was a successful fundraiser for the Chapter's environmental activities.


Vote Environment on Tuesday, June 8th

Defend green power and consumer choice; vote no on Proposition 16
Sierra Club supports Proposition 15: the California Fair Elections Act
Vote no on F in Brentwood
Vote no on Measure D in Pleasanton
Vote no on Measure F in Novato

Priority Campaign Update: Help plan for a wild Arctic Refuge as it turns 50

This year is the 50th anniversary of the establishment of the Arctic National Wildlife Refuge.

Conservation News:

Habitat or decoration? - the role of plantings in Golden Gate Park
Park soccer location is out of bounds
Golden Gate Park updates
Union City hillside threat withdrawn
Coast Commission to weigh Tomales Dunes
Town Council decision on Moraga creek and ridgeline expected in May
Local "Yosemites of the sea" to be preserved
more conservation news..

Matt Morrison. Photo by Lydia Gans

Volunteer of the Month: Matt Morrison

An easy going man for all (wet and dry) seasons.