Local environmental articles
Sierra Club Illinois’ Three Rivers Project, Alton YWCA, and Milton Schoolhouse Gardens to Host Two Winter Seed Swaps
January 24, 2024
Two Seed Swaps this winter will provide community members with a sociable space to swap and share quality seeds, cuttings, and bulbs.
Invasive Species Management Training and Work Day Success Thanks to Illinois Forestry Development Commission Grant
December 14, 2023
Sierra Club Illinois is celebrating the success of its Wednesday Invasive Species Management Training and Work Day.
Sierra Club Illinois’ Three Rivers Project and the Village of Godfrey to Host Invasive Species Management Training and Work Day
December 4, 2023
The Three Rivers Project and Village of Godfrey will host an invasive species management training and work day on December 13.
Mississippi Earthtones Festival Hosts Announce Recipients of Confluence Conservation Leadership Awards
September 11, 2023
This year's Confluence Conservation Leadership awardees include: Carla Cope, Clifford Clark, and Tim Podhorn.
August 31, 2023
Sierra Club Illinois, Alton Main Street, the Jacoby Arts Center, the Army Corps of Engineers, and the City of Grafton are calling for volunteers to support the Mississippi Earthtones Festival’s 17th annual Great River Clean-Up.
July 11, 2023
The Midwest Renewable Energy Association (MREA) is excited to announce the return of the Grow Solar Metro East and Grow Solar St. Louis group buy program—also known as Grow Solar Gateway Region.
After Three-Year Hiatus, the Three Rivers Project of Sierra Club Illinois’ Urban Farm Tour is Back June 25
June 15, 2023
The Three Rivers Project of Sierra Club Illinois is proud to announce the revival of the Urban Farm Tour on Sunday, June 25.
June 5, 2023
The Three Rivers Project is calling for volunteers to help work as "greeters" or "hosts/tour guides" at the Urban Farm Tour on Sunday, June 25.
Three Rivers Project of Sierra Club Illinois Calling for Volunteers to Support Storm Drain Stenciling Project
June 1, 2023
The Three Rivers Project is calling for volunteers to help stencil storm drains throughout Alton on June 17.
This Earth Month, Sierra Club Illinois’ Three Rivers Project and Piasa Palisades Group Celebrate Environmental Progress in the Metro East
April 18, 2023
In honor of Earth Month, the Three Rivers Project and Piasa Palisades Group of Sierra Club Illinois are celebrating significant conservation and clean energy progress in the Metro East.