Welcome to elpasosierraclub.org

Welcome to the El Paso Group of the Rio Grande Chapter of the Sierra Club. We have about 500 members, located in west Texas, including the counties of El Paso, Hudspeth, and Culberson. We share a love of the outdoors and a desire to leave to our children and grandchildren the same opportunities to enjoy the outside world that we have had.  To accomplish this, we support conservation, smart energy solutions to combat global climate change, and wise use and protection of public lands.

We hope that you will follow our site to receive email announcements letting you know whenever we update our site.   To learn more about how you can get involved with our group contact any Executive Committee member listed on the About page.    To contribute information to our site including pictures contact our webmaster Rick LoBello at ricklobello@gmail.com.

Recent Posts

Castner Range Deserves Monumental Protection

EL PASO, Texas — El Pasoans know and love Castner Range for its annual display of golden poppies and—together with The Frontera Land Alliance, the El Paso Community Foundation and the Franklin Mountains Wilderness Coalition—have been working and campaigning to protect our Castner Range as a natural open area. El Paso has been seeking to conserve … Continue reading Castner Range Deserves Monumental Protection

Letter urges wolf release

  Letter Urges Release of Endangered Mexican Gray Wolves Into Wild Faltering Southwestern Wolves’ Gene Pool Needs Bolstering SILVER CITY, N.M.— Thirty-one conservation and wolf-protection organizations in the Southwest and nationwide sent a letter today urging the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service to expeditiously release endangered Mexican gray wolves to the wild. Adding new wolves from captivity to … Continue reading Letter urges wolf release

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