SF Tree Council
Grassroots organization working to prevent the destruction of SF trees. Dog owners and their dogs greatly
California Native Plant Society, Yerba Buena Chapter
Members too often create fragile native plants gardens in urban parks.Unfortunately, these simulated habitats remove valuable
recreational spaces in high-density urban areas, forcing city dwellers to travel to outlying areas for recreation.
Audubon Society, Golden Gate Chapter
Leadership has been outspoken against dogs in parks. All parks...even a site that consisting of a parking lot and landfill,
that is routinely vandalized, i.e. broken glass, fires, etc. (Candlestick Point).
Sierra Club, San Francisco Bay Area
Although the Sierra Club recognizes that walking with a dog is a legitimate recreational activity (they sponsor "canine
hikes") , the conservation committee is very often very anti-dog.
Hiking with your dogs, http://www.sierraclub.org/e-files/dog_hiking.asp