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Links & Resources

Websites / Books / DVDs & Documentaries

Online News/E-Magazines

  • fightglobalwarming.com Get Tips to Fight Global Warming. Sign up for updates and tips on how you can help. We'll get you started with our Low Carbon Diet Guide.
  • greenpeace.org Information and resources on Greenpeace world wide. Links to global web sites. Current campaigns on climate, toxics, nuclear, oceans, genetic engineering, and more.
  • worldchanging.com An online publication covering tools, models, and ideas for building a bright green future.
  • blueegg.com An e-media company that celebrates attainable sustainable living.
  • earth911.org Environmental Recycling, Reuse & Renewal: Guide to local resources including recycling centers, how to recycle, pollution prevention and how help protect the environment.
  • thegreenguide.com An online magazine featuring green living tips, product reviews, and environmental health news. Owned and operated by the National Geographic Society.
  • lime.com Healthy Living With a Twist: Get fresh ideas, videos and articles on how to live a greener, healthier, more balanced life.
  • matternetwork.com News and Ideas for a Sustainable World: Matter covers the technologies, products and strategies powering the shift to a sustainable economy.
  • rareconservation.org A U.S.-based conservation organization, works globally to equip people in the world’s most threatened natural areas with the tools and motivation they need to care for their natural resources.
  • ecofriend.org Lead a Green Life with this guide to the latest information and reviews on eco-friendly products, alternative energy, solar, wind, wave, bio-fuels, gadgets, and more.
  • envirolink.org A non-profit organization which has been providing access to thousands of online environmental resources since 1991.
  • enn.com Environmental News Network: Offers daily news and feature stories, press release service, and live chats.
  • inhabitat.com Future-forward design for the world you inhabit - your daily source for innovations in sustainable architecture and green design for the home.

Blogs

  • treehugger.com An online blog dedicated to the green lifestyle and driving sustainability mainstream. A one-stop shop for green news, solutions, and product information.
  • everydaytrash.wordpress.com Everyday Trash: A blog that examines the art and politics of the world through the lens of garbage.
  • truegreenconfessions.com Because saving the world ain't easy. True Office Confessions brings the confessional to the comfort (and discretion) of your cubicle.
  • aboutmyplanet.com Green news & environmental community discussing anything from environmental issues to new developments in alternative energy.

E-Commerce/Green Products

  • alternativeconsumer.com Blog offering product guidance, reviews and advice for eco-friendly consumers.
  • greatgreengoods.com A shopping weblog. Everything featured is made from recycled materials. Ecofriendly shopping at its best.
  • greenshopper.com One-stop Environmentally Friendly Shopping - Largest selection, best prices, best service. Period.


Books

  • The Better World Handbook: From Good Intentions to Everyday Actions - Jones, Haenfler, et al
  • Last Child in the Woods: Saving Our Children from Nature-Deficit Disorder - Richard Louv
  • Green for Life - Victoria Boutenko
  • Natural Capitalism: Creating the Next Industrial Revolution - Paul Hawken
  • Silent Spring - Rachel Carson
  • Green to Gold: How Smart Companies Use Environmental Strategy to Innovate, Create Value, and Build Competitive Advantage - Daniel C. Esty
  • Field Notes from a Catastrophe: Man, Nature, and Climate Change - Elizabeth Kolbert
  • An Inconvenient Truth: The Planetary Emergency of Global Warming and What We Can Do About It - Al Gore
  • Planet Earth: As You've Never Seen It Before - Alastair Fothergill
  • Worldchanging: A User's Guide for the 21st Century - Alex Steffen
  • The Live Earth Global Warming Survival Handbook: 77 Essential Skills To Stop Climate Change - David de Rothschild
  • Plan B 2.0: Rescuing a Planet Under Stress and a Civilization in Trouble - Lester R. Brown
  • It's Easy Being Green: A Handbook for Earth-Friendly Living - Crissy Trask
  • The Weather Makers : How Man Is Changing the Climate and What It Means for Life on Earth - Tim Flannery
  • The Better World Shopping Guide: Every Dollar Makes a Difference - Ellis Jones
  • The Tree: A Natural History of What Trees Are, How They Live, and Why They Matter - Colin Tudge
  • When the Rivers Run Dry: Water--The Defining Crisis of the Twenty-First Century - Fred Pearce
  • Good News for a Change: How Everyday People are Helping the Planet - David Suzuki


DVD/Documentaries

  • The 11th Hour ~ Narrated by Leonardo DiCaprio
  • An Inconvenient Truth ~ Al Gore, et al. (DVD - 2006)
  • Who Killed the Electric Car? ~ Martin Sheen (DVD - 2006)
  • Energy Crossroads: A burning need to change course (DVD - 2007)