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Reclaiming the Sierra: Green $olutions to Abandoned Mines

May 3, 2012 - May 5, 2012
Nevada City, California

This conference, presented by The Sierra Fund, will address the environmental impacts of historic mining in the Sierra Nevada. Technical presentations (including one by Tony DeRiggi, MD on the Pediatric Environmental Health Toolkit) will occur on May 3, technical tours on May 4, and workshops for taking action on May 5. It will be held at the Miners Foundry in Nevada City and is co-sponsored by the Sacramento and SF Bay Area chapters of PSR. Register and get more information here.

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Resources

  • Annual Report 2012

    PSR is pleased to present its 2012 Annual Report to our members and other stakeholders. Read more »

  • Toxic Chemicals in Our Food System

    What chemicals are in the food we eat? Chemicals are used in every step of the process that puts food on our table: production, harvesting, processing, packing, transport, marketing and consumption and can be dangerous to our health. Read more »

  • Fracking: Harm on the Farm

    Chemical exposures that harm farm animals and wild animals raise concern about health risks for people living near fracking sites, as the animals use the same water and breathe the same air as humans. Another, indirect concern for human health also exists: in multiple known cases of chemical exposure, cows continued to produce dairy and meat for human consumption, although it remained untested for chemical contaminants. Read more »

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