Thursday February 26, Yolano Group Committee Meeting
The Management Committee of the local Yolano Group will meet Thursday, February 26 at 7:00 PM in the home of Alan Pryor, 2736 Brentwood Pl., Davis.
The agenda will include:Yolo Natural Heritage Program – Presentation by Executive Director Petrea Marchand on the Habitat Conservation Plan/Natural Community Conservation Plan (HCP/NCCP); Davis Solid Waste Management - Update on Green Waste Containerization, Compostable and/or Recyclable Food Service Containers, DWR Contract; Paso Fino Development in Davis; Yolo County Ag mitigation plan update; Yolo Burrowing owls census; Berryessa - Snow Mountain National Monument.
Please join us, the meeting is open to all. For more info contact Alan Pryor, 530-758-5173 or
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From the chair
The Yolano Group
Welcome! This is the local group for Sierra Club members living in Yolo county (Davis, Winters, Woodland), part of Solano county (Dixon, Rio Vista) and a small part of Colusa county. Are you concerned about environmental issues in our area? You may want to join us.
The Yolano Group management committee meets on the fourth Thursday of each month. We welcome your attendance and ideas. There are volunteer positions to be filled. Care to get involved? Call the Group's chair, Alan Pryor, at (530) 758-5173.