Sierra Club

The Sierra Club is one of the oldest, largest, and most influential grassroots environmental organizations in the United States. It was founded on May 28, 1892, in San Francisco, California, by the conservationist and preservationist John Muir, who became its first president. The Sierra Club has hundreds of thousands of members in chapters located throughout the United States and is affiliated with Sierra Club Canada.

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Sierra Club - Related Organizations - Affiliates and Subsidiaries
... The Sierra Club Foundation was founded in 1960 by David R ... The Sierra Club Canada has been active since 1963 ... In 1971, volunteer lawyers who had worked with the Sierra Club established the Sierra Club Legal Defense Fund ...
Theodore Lukens - Conservationist - Sierra Club
... urging, Lukens became actively involved in several Sierra Club campaigns to purchase privately held toll roads for public use into Yosemite National Park, and to protect Hetch Hetchy Valley in Yosemite ... John Muir, now president of the Sierra Club, appointed Lukens to the Club committee of Publications Communications and directed him to write articles and speak about government-owned toll roads and of ... for the woods." Lukens corresponded with various people and local newspapers concerning the Sierra Club campaign ...
List Of Conservationists - List of Conservationists
... Harvey Broome - wilderness activist David Brower - mid-20th century leader of the Sierra Club Tom Brown – naturalist Arthur Carhart - U.S ... author and canoeist John Muir - author and preservationist, founder of the Sierra Club Margaret Murie - "Grandmother of the conservation movement" Olaus Murie - wilderness activist Abi Kusno ... Forest Service Ian Player – international conservationist Carl Pope - executive director of the Sierra Club Alan Rabinowitz - President and CEO of Panthera Corporation, a ...
Suzan Del Bene - Policy Positions
... is based on her public statements, her spot in DCCC’s Competitive Red-Blue Program, and Sierra Club’s endorsement of her ... The Sierra Club, one of the largest grassroots environmental organizations in the U.S ... In addition to the Sierra Club’s endorsement, many other organizations supported DelBene, including Washington State Labor Council, National Education Association, AFT ...
Sierra Club John Muir Award
... The Sierra Club John Muir Award is awarded annually by the Sierra Club ... It is the club's highest award ... According to the Sierra Club, "it honors a distinguished record of leadership in national conservation causes, such as continuing John Muir's work of preservation and establishment ...

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