IEC Newsletter Vol. 4, No. 1 (February 1978)

  • Proposal to have solar power at two new prisons
  • The Citizens Advisory Group formed in response to strip mining
  • Fight over Locks and Dam 26 continues
  • Xylene spill pollutes air, land, and water
  • List of legislations and hearings

Tags: Solar Power; Strip Mining; Citizens Advisory Group; Locks and Dam 26; Pollution; Xylene; Bottle Bill

IEC Newsletter Vol. 4, No. 2 (March 1978)

  • Goals were drafted at the annual IEC meeting
  • Pictures from annual meeting
  • Student environmentalists from coalition
  • List of upcoming events

Tags: IEC Students; Solar Power

IEC Newsletter Vol. 4, No. 3 (April 1978)
· Push for strip mine amendments
· Report on the Kankakee River and scenic rivers bill
· Profile on the Student Ecology Corps
· List of upcoming events

Tags: Solar Power, Governor Thompson; Strip Mine; Kankakee River, Scenic Rivers; Great Western Trail; Student Ecology Corps

IEC Newsletter Vol. 4, No. 4 (May 1978)
· Update on the Middle Fork River Valley
· Push for strip mine amendments
· Report on the Kankakee River
· Agricultural Task Force Report
· Legislative update
· Report on hazardous and nuclear waste
· Sun Day Recap
· Profile on the Student Ecology Corps
· List of upcoming events

Tags: Middle Fork; Strip Mine; Kankakee River; Agricultural Task Force; Bottle Bill; Coastal Zone Management; Hazardous Waste; Nuclear Waste

IEC Newsletter Vol. 4, No. 5 (July 1978)
· Legislature scores low on environment
· Statehouse Update
· Update on strip mine law
· Reports on nuclear waste and Zion Marina
· Profile on the Audubon Council of Illinois
· List of upcoming events

Tags: Bottle Bill; Strip Mine; Nuclear Waste; Zion Marina; Audubon Council of Illinois

IEC Newsletter Vol. 4, No. 6 (September 1978)
· Report on toxic materials
· Push to save areas in the Shawnee Forest
· Highland Park passes bottle bill proposal
· Update on the Great Western Trail
· Lincoln Lake reservoir project is scrapped
· New site for the Zion Marina is proposed
· Profile on the Izaak Walton Leage
· List of upcoming events

Tags: Nuclear Waste; Hazardous Waste; Shawnee Forest; Bottle Bill; Locks and Dam 26; Great Western Trail; Lincoln Lake; Zion Marina; Izaak Walton League

IEC Newsletter Vol. 4, No. 7 (November 1978)
· Protests mount against Department of Conservation park policies
· Review of elections
· Natural Areas Inventory created
· Response to oil recycling
· Suit could halt Lock and Dam 26
· Profile on McHenry County Defenders
· List of upcoming events

Tags: Department of Conservation; Natural Areas Inventory; Oil Recycling; Shawnee National Forest; Bottle Bill; Lock and Dam 26; McHenry County Defenders

IEC Newsletter Vol. 4, No. 8 (December 1978)
· IEC to Governor: Illinois needs conservation advocacy
· Statehouse Update
· Report on preserving the wilderness
· Report on transporting hazardous waste
· Profile on the Environmental Affairs Council
· List of upcoming events

Tags: Governor Thompson; Beverage Container Act; Bottle Bill; Hazardous Waste; Environmental Affairs Council

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