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Sunday 21, 2014, 5:30 AM

People's Climate March

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Sunday, October 5, 2014, 2:00 PM

Fall Foliage & More at Lime Hollow Nature Center

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Wednesday October 22, 2014

Expanding Recycling & Economic Development in Onondaga County

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Sunday, November 2, 2014
2:00 PM

Autumn Hike at Elmwood Park

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Wednesday November 19, 2014

The Service Trip Experience, Presented by Sue Savion

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Sunday, December 7, 2014
2:00 PM

Early Winter Hike at Conifer Park (a.k.a. James E. Heath Park)

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Photo by Sierra Club, Iroquois Group

Welcome to the Sierra Club Iroquois Group


The purpose of this site is to enhance communication and participation of Sierra Club members and concerned citizens in preserving our environment.

Join the Sierra Club for the People's Climate March!
People's Climate March
Image © 2014 Sierra Club
Sunday, September 21st, 2014
4:30 AM to 10:00 PM
Lowe's Home Improvement 131 Simon Drive Syracuse NY 13224

This is an invitation to change everything.

In September, world leaders are coming to New York City for a UN summit on the climate crisis. UN Secretary General Ban Ki-moon is urging governments to support an ambitious global agreement to dramatically reduce global warming pollution.


Buy tickets here


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Expanding Recycling & Economic Development in Onondaga County
Wednesday October 22, 2014
University United Methodist Church 1085 E. Genesee St. Syracuse NY

Neil Seldman is co-founder and president of the Institute for Local Self-Reliance. He is senior staff for ILSR's Waste to Wealth Initiative, which has been at the forefront of the push to move from burn and bury policies to recycling and economic development. Seldman specializes in helping cities recover more materials from the waste stream and add value locally through processing and manufacturing. Join us for this unique opportunity to hear from this national figure, who will discuss the challenges posed by our incinerator and municipal waste stream, as well as the job opportunities linked to waste recycling.

Conservation Chair Report

by Linda DeStefano


Photo by Sierra Club, Iroquois Group
Photo by the Sierra Club, Iroquois Group

The Conservation Chair report covers the Iroquois Group's position on the Proposed Amphitheater on Onondaga Lake, the Sierra Club's Solar Homes Program, the Lake Ontario Clean-up Event, the Mégantic, Quebec, Bomb Train Vigil, and more.

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