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Sierra Club


The Sierra Club has over half a million members.
  an environmental organization
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Founded in 1892 by John Muir. The Sierra Club has hundreds of thousands of members in chapters located throughout the United States, and is affiliated with Sierra Club of Canada.
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  • The Sierra Club has over half a million members.
  • John Muir is remembered primarily as a no-nonsense conservationist and the founding president of the Sierra Club, but he was also a bold adventurer, a fearless scrambler of peaks, glaciers, and waterfalls whose best-known essay includes a riveting account of nearly falling to his death, in 1872, while ascending California’s Mt. Ritter.
    Jon Krakauer  --  Into the Wild
  • Jane contacted groups like the Sierra Club and League of Women Voters.
    Nicholas D. Kristof  --  Half the Sky
  • I was liberal enough to appreciate the fact that the Sierra Club had known what it was doing in pushing for their construction.
    Roger Zelazny  --  My Name is Legion
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Associated words [difficulty]:   Sierra Club [9] , Greenpeace [5] , NAACP [7] , Knights of Columbus [8] , Green Party [9]
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