- Explore, enjoy and protect the wild places of the earth
- Practice and promote the responsible use of the earth’s ecosystems and resources
- Educate and enlist humanity to protect and restore the quality of the natural and human environment
- Use all lawful means to carry out these objectives
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The Chesapeake Bay Group is affiliated with the National Sierra Club and the Virginia Chapter of the Sierra Club, and serves the cities of Chesapeake, Norfolk, Portsmouth, Suffolk and Virginia Beach, and the counties of Accomack and Northampton on Virginia’s Eastern Shore.
Group Priority Issues
- Coal Plant Emissions, Coal Ash, Exports and Fugitive Coal Dust; Impacts of Coal
- Sea Level Rise: Reducing the Threat
- Off-Shore Drilling
- Sea Level Rise: Adaptation or Mitigation
- Air Quality: Strengthen EPA Proposed Clean Energy & Smog Regulations
- Atlantic Coast Pipeline
Our regular membership meetings are held on the second Monday of the month from September -June at 7:00-8:30 PM. We meet at the Meyera E. Oberndorf Library (Central Library), 4100 Virginia Beach Blvd, Virginia Beach, VA 23452, in Virginia Beach. Occasionally there is a change of venue, but timely notice will be given.
ALL Interested Persons Are Welcome To Attend !!
Next Open Membership Meeting: May 11, 2015
Previous Open Membership Meeting: April 13, 2015
Topic: “Discovering Community Where It Lives: My Bicycle Journey Across America"
Description: How do you connect with the place where you live? How do you relate personally to the unique community places around you?