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What: “The Environmental Crisis is Also a Social Justice Crisis”
A presentation by JC Woodley
Where: Halyburton Park, 4099 S. 17th St., Wilmington, NC
When: MLKing Day, Jan 20, 2020, 6:00 – 8:00 pm
Mr. Woodley retired from the EPA in 2004 where he was recognized for outstanding achievement publishing documents addressing freshwater and marine quality issues. Currently, Mr. Woodley is co-chair of the national Sierra Club Climate Change Adaptation Policy Task Force and has served in many volunteer capacities with local and state-wide Sierra Club groups. An eloquent spokesman for the forests of northeastern NC where Mr. Woodley grew up, he is a witness today to the destruction the Enviva pellet mills have caused and is an advocate for the environmental justice communities impacted by the logging and pellet production at Enviva’s four NC plants. The meeting is hosted by the Cape Fear Group of the Sierra Club. Social time and free pizza at 6:00, the program begins at 6:30.