PO Box 941692, Maitland, FL 32794-1692

Diapause, the Cues that Trigger it and how Climate Change affects Butterflies, Moths and their Host plants

We hope you can join us for our November meeting! We are excited that Mike Rich, the founder of Lukas Butterfly Encounter will be joining us. Diapause is a form of hibernation used by insects to get through… Read More

The Environment is on the Ballot – Vote for Candidates Endorsed by the Sierra Club

This week marks the beginning of early voting throughout Florida and the environment needs your vote!  More than ever we need to elect pro-environment candidates up and down the ballot to protect our communities, state, country, and frankly,… Read More

Orlando Meeting – Jeff Trapani, Program & Education Dir. for Orlando Permaculture

Welcome to our October meeting. We are excited to welcome Jeff Trapani. He is the Program & Education Director for Orlando Permaculture, a 501c3 non-profit in Orlando Florida. He is an international virtual science educator for Pearson Online… Read More

Radical Raptors with the Audubon Center for Birds of Prey

Ever wonder about the birds of prey you see in Central Florida? Well, join us at this virtual presentation by Laura VonMutius of the Audubon Center for Birds of Prey to learn more about raptors. The Audubon Center… Read More

Looking for a few good Volunteers!

Hi Sierrans, We are looking for energetic and passionate volunteers. We need people to sit on our executive committee and to be on various committees. Please reach out so we can go over what positions we have available…. Read More

Orange County CRC Update by Eugene Stoccardo

We are excited to hos our own Executive Board Member, Eugene Stoccardo! He was recently appointed to the Orange County Charter Review Committee (CRC) by Commissioner Emily Bonilla, District 5. He has been a conservationist in Central Florida… Read More

Earth Day 2020!

On April 22-24, the 50th anniversary of Earth Day, millions of people around the world are going online for a three-day live stream to stop the climate emergency. Across the three days of action produced to spur climate action… Read More

Monthly Meeting – Zoom Style – Sustaining Biodiversity in an Urban Environment!

We are overjoyed to welcome Dr. Patrick Bohlen who is a Professor and Director-Landscape and Natural Resources and Arboretum at University of Central Florida. https://ucf.zoom.us/j/91049559723  phone in info: 1(301) 715-8592,  91049559723# – See you there – 7pm May… Read More

March Meeting Cancelled

Hello Sierranas, We have decided to cancel our March meeting.  Thank you for your understanding. We will keep you updated on our decision on our April meeting as things progress. Don’t forget to Explore, enjoy and protect the planet!

January Monthly Meeting – Appreciation of Florida’s Natural Areas

Come join us as we have our first meeting in 2020! We have guest speaker Chris Matos giving a talk on the “Appreciation of Florida’s Natural Areas.” Chris holds a Bachelor’s degree in restoration ecology from Prescott College,… Read More