helpful organizations

farming, gardening and growing

cleaning and toxic stuff


climate change

climate calculators

kid's sites

my local sites

swedish sites


helpful organizations

EcoMall has tons of links to anything enviro, green and sustainable

Kiva - a fun micro fincance network Empowering people to lift themselves out of poverty. Gift certificates available - a great gift!

Green People is a community project lots of information on-line. Their motto is "Buy Green, Sell Green, Be Green!"

How to go green by Treehugger

Co-op America  - an not-for-profit membership organization with the mission to harness economic power—the strength of consumers, investors, businesses, and the marketplace—to create a socially just and environmentally sustainable society

What is organic explained by Organic, a group with the mission to educate people on the benefits of organic agriculture, food and products

National Green Pages - find it here!

Global Mindshift introduction

The Tufts Climate Initiative - climate change mitigation & lots of information

The Climate Project's mission is to increase public awareness of the climate crisis at a grassroots level throughout the United States and abroad

Avaaz: a community of global citizens who take action on the major issues facing the world today, for example major global issues like poverty, climate change, human rights and global security

Conservation Economy Net - working for equity, ecology and economy.


farming, gardening and growing

Plantnative -PlantNative is dedicated to moving native plants and naturescaping into mainstream landscaping practices to promote biodiversity, preserves our natural heritage, reduces pollution and enhances livability

The Vertical Farm Project - an innovative urban farming idea

Certified Naturally Grown - a non-profit alternative certification program tailored for small-scale, direct-market organic farmers

Local harvest can find you your nearest farmers market


cleaning products, tips and toxic chemicals

Cleaning tips from Co-op America

The Environmental Working Group's mission is to use the power of public information to protect public health and the environment.

Toxic chemicals by Greenpeace



Treehugger's green appliance comparison shopping

Energy Star - is a joint program of the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency and the U.S. Department of Energy helping us all save money and protect the environment through energy efficient products and practices

The Encyclopedia of Renewable Energy and Sustainable Living is a large, free, on-line resource aimed at providing accurate information on living in harmony with our planet, particularly with regard to green energy and architecture

Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy US Department of Energy

Ways to reduce your greenhouse gas emissions, reduce air pollution, increase the nation's energy independence and save money (US Environmental Protection Agency)

Focus on Energy works with eligible Wisconsin residents and businesses to install cost effective energy efficiency and renewable energy projects.

Energy Conservation Myths - a Washington Post article (August 2005)

United Water's water conservation site


climate change

United Nations Framework Convention on Climate ChangeClimate Change ScienceWhat can be done

Introduction to Climate Change by Manchester Metropolitan University, UK

RealClimate is a commentary site on climate science by working climate scientists for the interested public and journalists

"What's Up with the Weather?" NOVA and FRONTLINE join forces to investigate the science and politics of one of the most controversial issues of the 21st century: the truth about global warming


climate calculators

Personal Emissions Calculator - EPA tools to help individuals (and households) reduce green house gas emissions and take action. 

Calculate your impact - from the support site for An inconvenient truth (did you see the movie yet? go to

Carbon offsets - information from Stockholm Environment Institute and Tufts Climate Initiative

atmosfair - one of many groups who invest your money to clean your conscience before or after flying (please, use your own judgement for this site; check the link above for more information)


kid's sites

EPA's Green house effect page

Organics for kids

A Kid's Guide for giving Network for Good's charity pages for kids and how they can volunteer, donate, or organize fundraisers


my local sites

rockland green map Coming soon!


swedish sites

Spara soppa när du kör (Save gas while you drive. In Swedish)

The Swedish Association for Ecotourism (Svenska Ekoturismföreningen) (Swedish only)

Swedish Environmental Protection Agency (Naturvårdsverket) (English)

Naturskyddsföreningen säljer utsläppsrätter och diskuterar dessa

Susanna Baltschevski om utsläppsrätter (Swedish)

(Updated December 9, 2007)