Oct 29 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

Texan by Nature: Conservation Wrangler Summit and Celebration - Dallas

Oct 29 2018 - 1:00pm to 5:00pm
George W. Bush Presidential Center
2943 SMU Boulevard
Dallas , TX

Inaugural event that brings together 300 Texas leaders to engage in a thought-provoking summit exploring the beneficial connection between conservation and business.

1:00 PM Opening Plenary - Conservation as an Ethos: This moderated discussion highlights the current efforts of Texan leaders to positively impact people, prosperity and natural resources in Texas. Hear how they exhibit and lead by an ethos that focuses on conservation and long-term benefit for Texas and beyond.

    •    Mrs. Laura Bush, former First Lady of the United States and Texan by Nature Founder

    •    Christine Fraser, Chief Responsibility Officer, Dell Technologies

    •    Carter Smith, Executive Director, Texas Parks and Wildlife Department

 

Summit Breakout Sessions (Full Description & Speaker List): 

    •    2:00 PM: Conservation as a Mission

    •    3:00 PM: Nature’s Impact on Health

    •    4:00 PM: Our Link in the Chain