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The Sierra Club was founded in 1892 to explore and protect the Sierra mountains of California, with an early focus on saving the Yosemite Valley through National Park designation. In its 100+ year history, the Sierra Club has grown to be the leader in the environmental movement, playing key roles in local, regional, national, and international conversation efforts, while continuing to connect people to the outdoors.

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