Websites That Count

By all means, this is not an all inclusive list, but you’ll find some great resources and magazines to help you in your quest for an earth-friendlier lifestyle… and ways to help the environment. I plan to update this frequently, and if you have websites you’d like to see added, please let me know!

Resources

OneChange — Empowering people to believe that simple actions matter and to make smart choices that protect the environment.

Green Hour — A NWF program, inspiring children’s unstructured play and interaction with the natural world.

Healthy Schools Campaign — Offers schools the resources and recognition that support a successful green cleaning program.

Free Green Can — FREE to schools, municipalities, park districts, stadiums and others looking to start or compliment a recycling program.  And the free green can pays YOU to recycle!

Earth 911 — Your resource for what, where and how to recycle just about anything. Enter the item, your zip and GO.

41 Pounds — The average adult receives 41 pounds of junk mail a year. This service stops 80-95% of catalogs & junk mail for you.

EcoSeed: The Green Portal — committed to providing its users with the most comprehensive global, green news, in the areas of technology, commerce, legislation, and political development.

GreenGamma.com — search engine and directory for green services, products and information

The Green Providers Directorythe UK‘s leading resource for finding green, organic and fair trade products and services.

WeBuyItGreen – Promoting fair trade & eco-friendly products; providing information to help consumers make responsible choices

Denver Green Streets — Metro Denver and Colorado’s green, eco-friendly and sustainable online
magazine featuring, local columns, events, news, a green directory and Green Streets TV.

Causes

Abundant Water — Collaborative community project working together to facilitate the training of village potters in Lao PDR in the manufacture of clay-pot water filters.

American Forests –  Help plant trees to restore areas damaged by wildfire, where critical wildlife habitat has been lost, and to clean our air and water. Every $1 plants a tree. Dedicate to someone you love.

EndWaterPoverty – Working toward clean water and sanitation for all.

Food & Water Watch — A nonprofit consumer organization that works to ensure clean water and safe food by challenging the corporate control and abuse of our food and water resources; empowering people to take action; and transforming the public consciousness about what we eat and drink.

Frogs Are Green — Raising awareness about the threats frogs face in the world’s changing environment, and to spread the message that healthy frogs mean a healthy planet for all.

Kids Saving the Rainforest –  Founded in Costa Rica by two children with the mission of  educating children about the rainforest preservation and baby/injured animal rehabilitation.

National Wildlife Foundation — Inspiring Americans to protect wildlife for our children’s future.

OneChange — Empowers people to believe that simple actions matter and to make smart choices that protect the environment.

Save the Frogs — A non-profit organization dedicated to amphibian conservation. Shop green at myEARTH360.com and enter SAVETHEFROGS to save 10%. myEARTH360.com donates 10% of your purchase to Save the Frogs!

The Climate Project — An international non-profit with a mission to increase public awareness of the climate crisis at a grassroots level worldwide. Founded by Nobel Laureate and former Vice President Al Gore.

The Natural Resources Defense Council — Works to protect wildlife and wild places to ensure a healthy environment for all life on earth. Explore the issues, get the news and take action.

Surfrider Foundation—Mission is the protection and enjoyment of oceans, waves and beaches through a powerful activist network.

Communities/Forums

The Climate Community – Educate, Discuss, Reward – Macro discussion topics, rewarding micro level effort.

Films

Unacceptable Levels

GASLAND

MisLEAD

Toxic Soup

Tapped

Magazines

CTN Green Magazine-– paperless publishing and video journalism with an energetic angle on being sustainably eco-smart…and being bit eco-edgy and cool in the process.

elephantjournal.com—your guide to ‘the mindful life’: yoga, organics, sustainability, genuine spirituality, conscious consumerism, fair fashion, the contemplative arts…anything that helps us to live a good life that also happens to be good for others, and our planet.

Origin Magazine— a collective source for Arts+Conscious Culture. Emphasis on art for a positive social change focusing on humanitarianism, sustainability, yoga, music and the visual arts.

2 Responses

  1. I love your site! thanks for visiting http://www.RowdyCreator.com, too.

    namaste

    Jacob Nordby

  2. Greetings,

    I am Stephie a fellow yogi and blogger. I just Googled yoga blogs and found yours and wanted to reach out and say hello. I love to read other yoga blogs, share, follow, connect, etc. Please feel free to check out my blog, Facebook, Pinterest, and Twitter. http://www.stepontomymat.com, http://www.facebook.com/stepontomymat, http://www.pinterest.com/stepontomymat/boards/, http://www.twitter.com/stephiewharam. I look forward to connecting with you and reading more of your blog.

    Best Wishes,

    Stephie Wharam

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