Planet Kansas News

Voice of the Kansas Sierra Club

EPA to propose rule change for Clean Water Act

Kansas Sierra Club Water quality chair Elaine Giessel is quoted in the story from the Kansas Health Institute. By Trevor Graff KHI News Service April 9, 2014 TOPEKA — The Environmental Protection Agency is clarifying its definition of which waters are protected under the Clean Water A
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Let’s take a little trip to Oklahoma City and fight Keystone XL Pipeline!!

Let’s take a little trip to Oklahoma City and fight Keystone XL Pipeline!! April 26, 2 to 4 pm at the State Capitol Kansas Chapter Tar Sands Activists are attending and supporting the Sierra Club’s Reject & Protect Rally held on Saturday, April 26, 2014 from 2 to 4 pm
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Protect the Arctic from an oil spill disaster!

25 years ago, the 987-foot Exxon Valdez oil tanker struck Bligh Reef, spilling 10.8 million gallons of toxic crude oil into Alaska’s Prince William Sound.  On the 25th anniversary of this disaster many species have yet to recover and the fishing economy of the region has never f
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Dr. Vandana Shiva, an internationally recognized leader in food and sustainability issues, will speak April 17-18 in Kansas City

Dr. Vandana Shiva, an internationally recognized leader in food and sustainability issues, will speak April 17-18 in Kansas City. The events, sponsored by Cultivate Kansas City and the University of Missouri-Kansas City, include a keynote address and a farm-to-table dinner and discuss
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Ladder Creek Documentation of proposed expansion of Seaboard Ladder Creek site

Sierra Club Press Release: KDHE Approves Massive Hog Factory in Water Short Area KDHE’s Response on 2/27/2014 to our Comment on the Ladder Creek Expansion Sierra Club Comment on 11/15/2013 to KDHE on proposed expansion of Seaboard Ladder Creek site to 180 barns confining 200,000
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