The West Alabama Sierra Group

Programs and Hikes



Meeting Time and Place: Meetings are held the third Thursday of the month.  We meet in St. Francis Parish, Mulvoy Building, 811 5th Ave., Tuscaloosa.



September 18, 2014 Update on the North River Watershed presented by Dr. Mary Wallace Pitts

October 16, 2014 The Blackbelt Bamboo Project presented by Marcy Koontz

November 20, 2014 Invasive Plants of Alabama

December 11, 2014 Christmas Party at the Visschers' House

January 15, 2015 "Southern Wonder - Alabama's Surprising Biodiversity" presented by Scot Duncan

February 19, 2015 Crawfish in Alabama presented by Stuart McGregor

March 19, 2015 American Chestnuts presented by Marty Schulman

April 16, 2015 Overview of the Druid City Garden Project presented by Linsay Turner

May 21, 2015 Glades and Succulents of Alabama presented by Michelle Reynolds



September 6, 2014 Anniston Museum of Natural History

October 11, 2014 Hike with Peggy Griffin in the Horse Pens Forty area

October 12, 2014 Moss Rock

October 31 - November 2, 2014 Sierra Club State Retreat at Lake Point State Park, Eufaula, Alabama

December 13, 2014 Nauvoo Alabama (Maggie Wade Johnson)

January 17, 2015 Hurricane Creek

February 21, 2015 Knoxabee Wildlife Refuge

March 7, 2015 Pike County Pocosin

April 4, 2015 Birmingham Botanical Gardens

May 2, 2015 Lake Lurleen


Contact Persons:

Ann Hewitt, Chair, West Alabama Sierra Group


Pieter Visscher, CoChair, West Alabama Sierra Group