- 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 through Prevention, Adaptation and Mitigation
- Oppose Off-Shore Drilling; Support Offshore Wind
- Air Quality: Strengthen EPA Proposed Clean Energy & Smog Regulations
- Oppose Atlantic Coast Pipeline
Our regular membership meetings are held on the second Monday of the month from September - May 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 on September 14th, 2015
Learn and Participate -- highlights from previous open membership meetings
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?
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