Make a difference in the challenge to confront climate change, promote clean safe energy, and prevent the development and use of nuclear weapons.
The Papal Encyclical calls all of us to protect life and the planet! Write a Letter to the Editor and stand in solidarity with the Pope's call for climate action.
Chesapeake Chapter has submitted comments to the state on the draft Best Management Practices for hydraulic fracturing. We were highly critical of the state’s decision to establish best practices before conducting studies of hydraulic fracturing’s possible impacts on Marylanders’ health and of the proposed imposition of a "medical gag rule" in Maryland.
Chesapeake Chapter has co-signed a letter to Governor O'Malley asking the state to take greater protections to address air quality problems caused by coal-fired power plants in the Baltimore area.
Governor Martin O'Malley has released a new climate action plan to reduce carbon emissions by 25 percent in Maryland.Source: Maryland Department of the Environment
Baltimore, MarylandMeetup to Discuss Coal Pollution
Chesapeake PSR, Sierra Club and Baltimore Green Works Meetup to discuss dirty air in Baltimore.
Baltimore, MarylandMarch 20 Climate and Public Health Seminar and Discussion
A discuss on the science of climate change and the public health consequences that could come from a changing climate.
Poolesville, MarylandPublic Health and Climate Change: The Truth is More than Just Inconvenient
Professor Sara Via of the University of Maryland will discuss the science behind climate change and how climate change will affect all aspects of human life -- social, political and economic -- in the 21st Century.