for organizing, outreach, and advocacy efforts to encourage Maryland decision makers to support a tightened carbon emissions cap on regional fossil fuel – fired power plants through the Regional Greenhouse Gas Initiative (RGGI) process.
For the “Water Resources Project”. The Maryland Chapter of the Sierra Club will mobilize citizens and advocate for accountability, credibility, and high standards in all components of Watershed Implementation Plan implementation at the state and local level.
project support for work to increase accountability and enforcement of Maryland’s Watershed Implementation Plan at the state and local level (specifically Talbot, Prince George’s, and Charles counties), and continue to invest deeply in volunteer leaders to empower Sierra Club activists on WIP issues.
Summer 2011 Grants
Preserving Our Natural Heritage: Mid Atlantic Land Estuaries and Coastal Bays