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Voice of the Kansas Sierra Club

Filed Legal Complaint Against Oklahoma-Kansas Fracking Companies

Below is the legal complaint in its entirety. Here is the link to the Press Release regarding the complaint. OKLA Filed Complaint-2016-0216
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Press Release: Environmental Groups File Fracking Lawsuit Against Three Energy Companies Operating in Oklahoma

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE – February 16 Sierra Club and Public Justice Say Industry is Responsible for Increased Seismic Activity; Suit Comes in Wake of One of the Strongest Earthquakes in State History Oklahoma City, OK — Sierra Club and Public Justice have filed a federal la
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EPA Proposes to Weaken Rules Governing Flint Hills Burning

KDHE and EPA Region 7 have failed to significantly reduce exceedances of the ozone and/or fine particle national ambient air quality standard (NAAQS), caused most years by the intensive burning of pastures in the Flint Hills. USEPA had previously established the Exceptional Event rule
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Kansas Chapter Endorsements for Sierra Club National Board

The Kansas Chapter recommends a vote for: Luther Dale Chuck Frank Robin Mann Joseph Manning Mike O’Brien Susana Reyes David Scott in the upcoming election for the Sierra Club’s Board of Directors.
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“The Moral Imperative of the Climate Crisis”

Sierra Club – Kansas Chapter Biennial Statewide Conference “The Moral Imperative of the Climate Crisis” Program Agenda is below, followed by the Program Flyer.       Program Agenda Kansas Chap Event 2016 Program v4   Program Flyer Worster
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