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Union of Concerned Scientists

The Union of Concerned Scientists is an advocacy organization that conducts rigorous, independent scientific research to help solve our planet’s most pressing problems. Their main focus areas are clean energy, clean vehicles, food, global warming, nuclear power, and nuclear weapons. The organization has over 500,000 supporters. Their website offers in-depth information on all of the campaigns that are underway and you can easily get involved by instantly sending letters to legislators and decision makers using prefilled email forms.

Mother Nature Network

Mother Nature Network is one of the most visited online sites for news and information about the environment and responsible living. Its content is easy-to-understand and is targeted for people who want to make the world a better place.  Time has been called Mother Nature Network “The Green CNN”. Online content is divided among eight different channels: Earth Matters, Health, Lifestyle, Tech, Money, Food, Home, and Family.  Articles are updated in each category throughout the day. 

New Dream

New Dream – formerly The Center for a New American Dream — empowers individuals, communities, and organizations to transform the ways they consume to improve well-being for people and the planet. The organization works with individuals and communities to counter the commercialization of our culture, support community engagement, and conserve natural resources. It seeks to change social norms around consumption and consumerism and to support the movement of individuals and communities pursuing lifestyle change and community action. New Dream’s overall goal is to change behavior, attitudes, and social norms to reduce consumption, build community, and improve quality of life.

YES! Magazine

YES! Magazine offers a refreshing look at the biggest problems of our times by presenting them in terms of solutions. They strive to reframe the news in a way that empowers people to create a healthy planet and vibrant communities. As a non-profit organization supported by their readers, Yes! Magazine is not driven by advertising revenue. You can read YES! Magazine stories every day online and they also print a quarterly hard copy magazine that is printed on 100% post-consumer chlorine-free recycled paper.

Worldwatch Institute

Worldwatch Institute is an independent research institute devoted to global environmental concerns, Worldwatch Institute is well known for its fact-based analysis and innovative solutions to environmental problems that emphasize a blend of government leadership, private sector involvement, and citizen action. Worldwatch Institute is dedicated to creating an environmentally sustainable and socially just society. Their top objectives are to encourage universal access to renewable energy and nutritious food, expand environmentally sound development, transform cultures from consumerism to sustainability, and control population growth through healthy and intentional childbearing. Worldwatch Institute has numerous publications available on their website including an active blog and books like State of the World, their flagship annual report that covers selected sustainability topics including urban development, climate change, global security, consumerism, and agricultural innovation.

TreeHugger - Green News

TreeHugger is a media outlet dedicated reporting on sustainability and leading it into the mainstream. They strive to be a one-stop destination for green news, solutions, and product information. TreeHugger publishes an online blog and newsletter and they regularly update their Twitter and Facebook pages. The web magazine is dedicated to everything that has a modern aesthetic yet is environmentally responsible, with an emphasis on breaking news, product reviews, and recommendations. Topics covered generally fall into the categories of sustainable
design, living, science, technology, transportation, and business.

Organic Authority

Organic Authority is an online publication dedicated to helping Americans change how they eat and choose what they purchase. Organic Authority presents the latest news, how-to’s, recipes, and recommendations about consciously-raised and sustainably-made food and other products. Organic Authority strives to uncover the truth about our food supply and how our food is grown and processed. Their website is a great place to start learning about organic food or to keep up to date with the latest news about our food supply and foodie trends.  If you love food and care about organic and healthy choices, Organic Authority is a great site to follow.

Fellowship for Intentional Community

The Fellowship for Intentional Community is a nonprofit organization dedicated to promoting cooperative culture. Intentional communities are pioneers in sustainable living, cultural transformation, and peaceful social evolution. Intentional communities include ecovillages, cohousing, residential land trusts, income-sharing communes, student co-ops, spiritual communities, and other projects where people live together on the basis of explicit common values. The Fellowship for Intentional Community promotes cooperative culture and sustainable living through their online Communities Directory that provides a way for you to find communities near you. They also publish Communities Magazine, provide an extensive online community bookstore, host events, and publish an online blog. Their goal is to provide information and inspiration for those seeking community, forming communities, or struggling with the challenges of community.

American Solar Energy Society

American Solar Energy Society is a national organization dedicated to advancing the use of solar energy. Their mission is to inspire an era of energy innovation and to speed the transition to a sustainable energy economy. The American Solar Energy Society publishes Solar Today magazine, they host the National Solar Conference and they lead the National Solar Tour, which is the largest grassroots solar event in the world. The organization has regional chapters in 41 states.