Welcome Adriane!

The Sierra Club of Hawaiʻi has hired its first Maui Group Coordinator!  Adriane Raff Corwin joins the Sierra Club with more than ten years of experience advocating for environmental justice. Her main interest has been in local water rights and to ensure our environment is safe and protected for generations to come. She has volunteered … Read more

Update on Red Hill Jet Fuel Leaks

Get updates on the jet fuel leaks from Red Hill at a public meeting on August 15th 6-8PM Moanalua Middle School.  Panel will include representatives from the Department of Health, Board of Water Supply, and others. This is a great opportunity to ask questions and get more involved.  Click here to RSVP or call 808-538-6616 … Read more

Kirsten Fujitani Joins the Chapter Team

With great pleasure and excitement we welcome Kirsten Fujitani to the Sierra Club of Hawai‘i. Kirsten will be focusing on communications in support of our effort to end climate change and secure a healthy, just future for Hawai‘i’s residents. Kirsten joins us from The Nature Conservancy of Hawaiʻi where she was part of the Marine … Read more

Mounting Support for Monument Expansion

Cultural practitioners, ocean advocates, and scientists have come together once again to urge the President to better protect the Northwestern Hawaiian Islands.  Papahānaumokuākea Marine National Monument (PMNM) was established in 2006 by presidential proclamation, recognizing the immense importance of this remote area to the health of oceans around Hawaiʻi and around the world.  This unique … Read more

Hawaiian Electric not importing fracked gas

Sierra Club Celebrates HECO’s Decision to Withdraw its LNG Proposal Honolulu, Hawaiʻi (July 19, 2016) — Hawaiian Electric Company announced today that it has withdrawn its proposal to import Liquefied Natural Gas (LNG) from Western Canada to Hawaiʻi. Sierra Club of Hawaiʻi Director, Marti Townsend, issued the following statement: “We are celebrating HECO’s decision to withdraw … Read more