Environment

Environment

Position

Support steady, planned industrial growth in Woodland, maintaining a balance between industrial development, housing development and city services capability.

Position

Support a yard refuse system that is efficient, economical and environmentally sound. The city ordinance should be reviewed, and a system should be dated that includes: enforceable regulations; mandatory participation; education of consumers; and continuation of recycling.

Position

Support efforts throughout Yolo County to adapt to climate change and to reduce (mitigate) greenhouse gas emissions in various sectors.

Position

Support for prudent management of water resources, both surface and underground to insure quality of water in the Cache Creek watershed, one of Yolo County's major resources of ground water.
Pipeline

The League of Women Voters believes that natural resources should be managed as interrelated parts of life-supporting ecosystems. As citizens of the world we must protect our planet from the physical, economic and public health effects of climate change while also providing pathways to economic prosperity.

Position

Support aggressive action to achieve government policies which will provide maximum protection to the Spokane Valley-Rathdrum Prairie Aquifer.
News

On Thursday, April 16, the LWV-PA cosponsored an interactive meeting that included a panel of experts and local activists.

Position

1. the premise that land is a finite resource and that land ownership, whether public or private, carries responsibility for stewardship; 2. land use planning and zoning that reflects conservation and wise management of resources; 3. identification and protection of areas of critical concern, including wetlands, shore lands, and unique scenic, historical and cultural sites; 4. acquisition of land for public use; 5. review of environmental, social, and economic impacts of major public and private developments including the Keweenaw National Historical Park, local historic districts, proposed parks and the U.S. 41 corridor; and 6. citizen access to the land use planning process.
News

Mark your calendars! The Natural Resources Committee will hold its Ninth Annual Climate Change Forum on March 28, 2020, from 9:00 a.m. to noon at the First United Methodist Church, 500 East Colorado Blvd., Pasadena.

lwvtnv january monthly meeting
Event Date: 
Jan 22 2020 - 6:00pm to 7:30pm
Event location: 

Downtown Huntsville Public Library - Auditorium -

Mark your calendars for our monthly League of Women Voters meeting on Climate Change in North Alabama on January 22, 2020 at the Downtown Huntsville Library. Climate Change guest speakers are Azita Amiri and Daniel Tait!

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