We are thrilled that Robin Mann (former president of the National Sierra Club, Gwyn Jones (chapter support representative) and Mike Kresowik (Beyond Coal campaign manager) were able to assist the Chapter in the development of our 2013 energy and climate strategy. Fun was had by all with lots of great food and candid discussion of our energy priorities and the best strategies and tactics to achieve our goals.
We invite you to join the Sierra Club's work to educate about and advocate for sustainable energy policies.
DNREC Secretary's presentation on energy and climate, December 6, 2012
On December 6, 2012 DNREC Secretary Collin O'Mara made the following presentation at the Sierra Club's membership social at the Chelsea Tavern in Wilmington. He was kind enough to provide us with a copy of the slides from his presentation.
Chasing Ice: An Awesome and Horrifying Look Inside the Extreme Ice Survey and How We Are Killing the Arctic
World renowned photographer and anthropogenic Climate Change skeptic James Balog went to Iceland on an assignment in 2005 and left a changed person after witnessing the alarmingly rapid disappearance of Arctic ice. Chasing Ice is the story of his journey to carry out the Extreme Ice Survey: deploying 25 time lapsed cameras around the Arctic for multiple years to capture the world’s vanishing Glaciers. The film ends with the most extreme calving event ever captured on film, where a piece of ice about the size of Manhattan falls into the ocean.