Category: Environment

Act now to save the Climate Solutions Now  Act from being gutted by the House

Act now to save the Climate Solutions Now  Act from being gutted by the House. – Please click here to act!

Please support the Transit Safety and Investment Act

Please support the Transit Safety and Investment Act. Please share and please contact your Senator.  It may get a vote today.  We are hearing that Senators are waffling on it.  Given that Maryland’s public transportation system is the worst in the nation (most breakdowns… Continue Reading “Please support the Transit Safety and Investment Act”

Celebrate Earth day virtually with Good Neighbors Group!

The Severna Park Earth Day Festival was scheduled for April 25 and while we cannot celebrate Earth Day together this year, we have created a Virtual Earth Day Festival!  Visit at https://goodneighborsgroup.org/severna-park-earth-day-festival/ In keeping with our theme for this year’s Festival, we have a 2020 Vision… Continue Reading “Celebrate Earth day virtually with Good Neighbors Group!”

PLEASE email TODAY to ban cholrophyros!

The House passed HB 229 to ban chlorpyrifos–yay!! But unless the Senate votes to adopt the HB 229 version of the bill in the next 3 days, we will have to begin the process again in a special session later this year–oh Act now! We have 1-2… Continue Reading “PLEASE email TODAY to ban cholrophyros!”

Anne Arundel County needs to shut down its 2 coal fire plants and help workers transition!

It’s passed time! Anne Arundel County needs to shut down its two coal fire plants and help these workers transition to good paying, safe jobs! That’s what SB 887/ HB 1545 Maryland Coal Community Transition Bill does! But Senator Beidle is still not on… Continue Reading “Anne Arundel County needs to shut down its 2 coal fire plants and help workers transition!”

Women as Climate Justice Champions Join Dining for Women, Peace is Loud, UNICEF USA, and Women of Peace Corps Legacy on March 8 for an International Women’s Day celebration, “Women as Climate Justice Champions”. Livestream The impacts of climate change are not evenly distributed around the world, and they… Continue Reading “”

How YOU can help reverse climate change! Meeting CANCELLED at this time

Save the remaining AACo forests! ACTION NEEDED on Bill No. 68-19 which has been significantly weakened. Our county council needs to know that we support a much stronger forest conservation bill.

AAC Council has been struggling with a piece of legislation that will help protect our forests and greenways.  Developers are fighting this every step of the way and have gained ground.  On Oct 21 the majority of the council members voted for amendments that … Continue Reading “Save the remaining AACo forests! ACTION NEEDED on Bill No. 68-19 which has been significantly weakened. Our county council needs to know that we support a much stronger forest conservation bill.”

Please speak for the trees today!

ACTION NEEDED on Bill No. 68-19 AAC Council has been struggling with a piece of legislation that will help protect our trees.   Developers are fighting this every step of the way.   Environmentalists are fighting to strengthen it or at least use it… Continue Reading “Please speak for the trees today!”

Environmental Huddle Take Aways

WISE Environmental Huddle Take Away’s Events Climate Strikes -September 20 Annapolis Youth Climate Strike 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. Civil Rights Foot Soldier Memorial 44 Calvert Street -September 23 Shut Down Washington, DC StrikeDC County Initiatives and Actions and Meetings -October 2–MDTA Meeting to… Continue Reading “Environmental Huddle Take Aways”