People's Climate March
400,000 Turn Out in NYC to Demand Action on Global Warming...more photos here...
WBT Educational Resources
New Climate Change Action Brochure
Creating Climate for Change Poster
To get copies of either these contact us. Printing supported by grant from Greater New Haven Green Fund.
Get Involved:WBT Public Art Ongoing art project here.
Chalking news!! New Haven Independent story here.
One World House Exhibit
The One World House exhibit features a full size model of a house typical in rural communities in Nicaragua (and around the world) and nine banners that describe the impact of climate change. More info here.
Organization Climate Change Resources...articles, guides, carbon calculators.... here.
Simple Home/Transportation Carbon Calcuator here.
IDB Report: Latin America and the Caribbean face massive economic damages from global warming.
Climate Change Refugees article here from Scientific American.
Updated "Connect the Dots" Climate Change background here.
Also check out our Facebook page here.
Bike Route Maps
2013 Bike to Cool calendar with lake/beach rides.
Lighthouse Point Park ride map here
West Shore beach ride here
Other Bike Routes around CT here.
May Bike Month Calendar here
Connecticut’s 2010-2013 Statewide Transportation Improvement Program - TriState Analysis here.
Tracking the Dollars:
A Review of Projected Transportation Spending in Connecticut, 2010-2013 here
National Bicycling Walking Study here.
Food Food Security and Climate Change There are increasingly clear links between human behavior and changes in the climate. And these changes are hurting small communities and farmers in Nicaragua and around the world.
The NHLSCP WalkBikeTransit Campaign (see posters below) is an effort to help people see the links between their transportation choices, global warming and food security.
NEW! Take the New Haven Healthy City/Healthy Climate Challenge here. Help create a healthier more sustainable community!
Nicaragua Carbon Offset Fund...Take Action to Offset Your Greenhouse Gases here.
Key an Eye Out for Our Swarmings Calling for a Metamorphosis to Healthier Communities
WBT in the media:
Colin McEnroe Show 10/31/12
New Haven Register 11/30/12
Register FORUM: There are good choices for dealing with climate 11/26/12
Get involved in this growing effort!! Contact Chris at firstname.lastname@example.org
Coming soon to a wall near you...
Healthy choices at home will have global impacts.
GHg Resources COIN Carbon Calculator (paper),Cool Climate Carbon Footprint Calculator (online) Organization Actions .Sustainable Lifestyle Campaign Small group discussions, guided.Rules of the Game: Evidence base for the Climate Change Communications Strategy.Connecting the Dots: A Communications Guide to Climate and Extreme Weather.Article: Death of a Thousand Tips.TalkingClimate resources on Communication.How to Engage Your Community and Communicate About Climate Change.Article: Why we find it so hard to act against climate change. A Practitioner's Guide to the psychology of sustainable behaviour. Climate Fact Sheets.10 Benefits of Climate Action
350.org 350.org is building a global grassroots movement to solve the climate crisis. Our online campaigns, grassroots organizing, and mass public actions are led from the bottom up by thousands of volunteer organizers in over 188 countries.
Oxfam Oxfam is an international confederation of 17 organizations networked together in 92 countries, as part of a global movement for change, to build a future free from the injustice of poverty.
Environmental Protection Agency - EPA conducts economy-wide analyses to understand the economic impacts and effectiveness of proposed climate policies.
Friends Committee on National Legislation (FCNL) - The Friends Committee on National Legislation (FCNL) is the largest peace lobby in Washington, DC. Founded in 1943 by members of the Religious Society of Friends (Quakers), FCNL staff and volunteers work with a nationwide network of tens of thousands of people from many different races, religions, and cultures to advocate social and economic justice, peace, and good government. FCNL is nonpartisan.
Intergovermental Panel on Climate Change - The IPCC is a scientific intergovernmental body set up by the World Meteorological Organization (WMO) and by the United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP). Its constituency is made of :