Sewage overflows continued to plague Ohio this spring, and Cincinnati led the way.Did you know that Ohio leads the nation in Combined Sewer Overflows, and that Cincinnati is the third worst city in the country?
Keep Radioactive Fracking Waste out of Ohio’s Landfills
The fracking industry has a problem – it generates toxic, radioactive waste in the forms of mud from drilling, and liquid from the chemical cocktails used to get fossil fuels from deep underground – and they don’t know where to put it.
95% of Carroll depends on groundwater and yet, over the next ten years, ODNR will allow 2,000 unconventional gas wells and permit an underground coal mine without informing the public about potential impacts on water quality.
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November 25th, 2013
The Sierra Club, the nation’s oldest, largest, and most influential grassroots environmental organization, is seeking an independent, dedicated, and skilled individual to fulfill the role of a part time (20hrs per week) Conservation Program Coordinator for the Ohio Chapter’s Clean Water Campaign within the Lake [...continue reading.]
November 19th, 2013
My name is Salam Farhan and I am a sophomore at Youngstown State University majoring in Geology. I believe that with education and knowledge comes responsibility. I am thankful that, in this period of my education, The Clean Water Sierra Club Campaign is giving me [...continue reading.]
November 7th, 2013
Last Saturday, the Ohio Sierra Club, FACT (Friends of the Alum Creek Tributaries), and Mad Scientist (local wetland consulting firm), with help from Westerville Parks and Rec., hosted a service event at Boyer Nature Preserve in Westerville for Make a Difference Day! The event consisted [...continue reading.]