Now is the Time to Save our Future

The Redwood Chapter contends with climate change, works for sustainable communities, and defends land, water and wildlife from the Bay Area to the Oregon border, while creating opportunities for the exploration and enjoyment of nature.  

 
 
Action Alert 

Permanent protection of the Berryessa-Snow Mountain region has been a top Redwood Chapter priority for a number of years.  Read more in our blog.  Take Action.    

 

Northwest CA Mountains & RiversNew Wilderness in Redwood Chapter?

At our January meeting Chapter Executive Committee members were fascinated to receive a presentation on a dramatic new proposal to create 16 new federal Wilderness areas and 15 Wild and Scenic Rivers in the northern part of the Chapter. All of the newly protected areas would be situated in Jared Huffman’s Congressional District 2, with the bulk in Trinity County, others in Mendocino, Humboldt and Del Norte counties– and far to the south, Olema Creek in Marin.

Read the full story in Needles

 

Momentum Grows for Berryessa Snow Mountain National MonumentMomentum Grows for Berryessa Snow Mountain National Monument

Recent highlights of the BSM campaign have included the endorsement of the city of St. Helena and press coverage in publications as diverse as the San Francisco Chronicle and High Country News, as well as a great hike on the High Bridge Trail in the Cache Creek Natural Area on February 28.

Read the full story in Needles

 

Trains Returning to the North BayTrains Returning to the North Bay

Long-awaited commuter train service for Sonoma and Marin counties is expected to begin by the end of 2016. For two years, travelers along Highway 101 have seen evidence of work on the tracks, and now the self-powered railcars are beginning to arrive. While months of testing and training remain before revenue service begins, transit advocates see an opportunity to improve the image of public transportation.

Read the full story in Needles

 

Sierra Club Opposes Secession EffortsSierra Club Opposes Secession Efforts

At the request of Redwood and Mother Lode Chapters, Sierra Club California recently adopted a formal resolution to “oppose the proposal to divide California in order to create a new “State of Jefferson.”

Read the full story in Needles

 

Date Event More Information
Thu, 04/02/2015 Solano Group ExCom
6:00 PM

Mon, 04/06/2015 Climate & Energy Committee
5:00 PM

Environmental Center, 55A Ridgway, Santa Rosa
Mon, 04/06/2015 Conservation Committee
6:00 PM

Environmental Center, 55A Ridgway, Santa Rosa, CA
Mon, 04/06/2015 Sonoma Group ExCom
6:30 PM

Environmental Center, 55A Ridgway, Santa Rosa
Mon, 04/06/2015 Sonoma Group Water Committee
5:30 PM

Environmental Center, 55A Ridgway, Santa Rosa
Wed, 04/08/2015 Solano Group ExCom
6:00 PM

Tue, 04/14/2015 North Group ExCom Program
6:00 PM

Thu, 04/16/2015 Redwood Chapter ExCom
10:00 AM

Willits Environmental Center
Mon, 05/04/2015 Climate & Energy Committee
5:00 PM

Environmental Center, 55A Ridgway, Santa Rosa
Mon, 05/04/2015 Sonoma Group Water Committee
5:30 PM

Environmental Center, 55A Ridgway, Santa Rosa
Mon, 05/04/2015 Conservation Committee
6:00 PM

Environmental Center, 55A Ridgway, Santa Rosa, CA
Mon, 05/04/2015 Sonoma Group ExCom
6:30 PM

Environmental Center, 55A Ridgway, Santa Rosa
Tue, 05/12/2015 North Group ExCom
6:45 PM

Adorni Center Conference Room on Eureka Waterfront
Tue, 05/19/2015 Napa Group ExCom
7:00 PM

Thu, 05/21/2015 Solano Group ExCom
6:00 PM

North Group ExCom

Sonoma Group Water Committee

Sonoma Group Water Committee

Solano Group ExCom

Climate & Energy Committee

Conservation Committee

Sonoma Group ExCom

Sonoma Group ExCom

Climate & Energy Committee

Sonoma Group Water Committee

Conservation Committee

Solano Group ExCom

North Group ExCom

Sonoma Group Water Committee

Redwood Chapter ExCom

Napa Group ExCom

Lake Group Excom

film screening: 'The Russian River - All Rivers'

Solano Group ExCom

Climate & Energy Committee

Conservation Committee

Sonoma Group ExCom

Sonoma Group Water Committee

Solano Group ExCom

North Group ExCom Program

Redwood Chapter ExCom

Climate & Energy Committee

Sonoma Group Water Committee

Conservation Committee

Sonoma Group ExCom

North Group ExCom

Napa Group ExCom

Solano Group ExCom