Oct 22 2018

ACTION ALERT! Dallas Sierra Club: Public Comment on West Texas Nuclear Waste Storage Application

Sep 12 2018 - 7:00am to Nov 19 2018 - 5:00pm

Comment on the zombie application to the NRC by Waste Control Specialists, now filing as Interim Storage Partners (the partner is Orano, a French company), to store nuclear waste at their facility in Andrews County TX. UPDATE: The deadline has been extended to Nov 19.

See http://nonuclearwasteaqui.org/ and comment online at https://www.regulations.gov/document?D=NRC-2016-0231-0187

Dallas Arboretum: Autumn at the Arboretum - Dallas

Sep 22 2018 - 9:00am to Nov 21 2018 - 5:00pm
Dallas Arboretum
8525 Garland Rd
Dallas , TX

Thousands of pumpkins, squash and gourds adorn the gardens along with scenes from The Adventures in Neverland for this annual fall display.

Early Voting (Thru Nov. 2)

Oct 22 2018 - 7:00am to Nov 2 2018 - 7:00pm

EarthxFilm: Half-Earth Day - Dallas

Oct 22 2018 - 6:30pm to 10:30pm
Dallas Farmers Market Dallas , TX

Join EarthxFilm and the Dallas Farmers Market to celebrate the Inaugural Half-Earth Day event with a Taco Throwdown and a screening of the film Charged. 

Free. Please RSVP! There will also be Spanish subtitles available.

Pack a blanket and a chair for a night under the stars.

Screening and Taco Throwdown will take place on S. Pearl Expy, in front of Rex's Seafood at the Dallas Farmers Market. In case of inclement weather, the screening will be held under the Shed at Dallas Farmers Market.

Screening begins at sunset. Duration 1 hour 26 minutes.

FREE parking garage on South Harwood Street.

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Friends of Furneaux Creek Nature Trail: Bats of North Texas - Carrollton

Oct 22 2018 - 6:30pm to 8:30pm
Josey Ranch Library
1700 Keller Springs Road
Carrollton , TX

Rachel Richter will talk about the Bats of North Texas. Did you know that there are over 1,300 species of bats? These flying mammals provide important benefits to natural ecosystems and human economies. This presentation will discuss bat biology, which bat species call DFW home, why bats are so important, and the current threats to bat populations.