Download the Community Marin 2013 pdf.
A planning document for County and City planners to consult on environmental issues in Marin County, co-authored by Sierra Club Marin Group and five other local environmental groups, updating document CM2003.
Sierra Club Marin Group, P.O. Box 338, Kentfield, CA
The Sierra Club Marin Group consists of the approximately 4,000 Club members who live in Marin County. All Club members who live here are also automatically members of the Marin Group, a regional group of the San Francisco Bay Chapter of the Sierra Club.
Major Marin Group activities include:
Organizing hikes and outings to visit and learn about Marin's natural beauty and resources: Point Reyes Seashore, the Golden Gate National Recreation Area, Mount Tamalpais State Park, China Camp State Park, Tomales Bay, and San Pablo Bay.
Presenting informative, entertaining programs about interesting places to travel, local hikes, and environmental issues.
Studying issues of importance to Marin's environment.
Speaking out on issues that affect Marin's environment: land development proposals, water supply, transportation, agriculture, parks, recreation, trails, wildlife protection, toxics, environmental justice.
Lobbying City, County, and other officials on these issues.
Interviewing candidates for elected office, researching ballot measures, and providing voting guides for our members.
with Sierra Club's Solar Homes Campaign!
If you've been thinking about going solar, you can help the environment and benefit the Sierra Club at the same time. The San Francisco Bay Area Chapter of the Sierra Club has partnered with Sungevity, a solar company who is offering a $1000 gift card for you AND a $1000 donation to Bay Chapter.
Go to sierraclub.org/solarhomes to fill in your information and receive a free quote on your solar home project. Solar electricity may be more affordable than you realize.
Advocate stronger protections
for streams and fish!
On October 29, 2013 the Marin County Board of Supervisors passed an interim 29-month "Stream Conservation Area Ordinance" that does little to protect the three iconic species of salmonids that struggle to survive in our streams. [Learn more]
Sierra Club filed a lawsuit against California Coastal Commission and Marin County to protect the California Coast from over- development after recent amendment to the Marin Coastal Plan. [READ MORE.]
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