Staff report

The local Sierra Club is holding a forum Thursday night of area candidates for seats in the S.C. House of Representatives.

The meeting is at 7 p.m. at the Baruch Auditorium, 284 Calhoun St., Charleston, on the campus of the Medical University of South Carolina.

Questions from the floor will cover environmental, conservation, natural resources, outdoor recreation and energy issues. The session will end between 8:30 and 9 p.m.

Ten candidates, including incumbents, will take part. Shawn Drury of the Conservation Voters of South Carolina will moderate the forum.