Friends General Conference

Together we nurture the spiritual vitality of Friends

Climate change resources

Public ContentAnyone can view this post

From our discussion of climate change, here are some resources that might be helpful.

State resources
NPR's state impact website
Pennsylvania Interfaith Power and Light
News sites:
EOS - Earth and space science news -
The Pennsylvania Council of Churches has useful links
Inside Climate News -
Major national organizations devoted to climate change advocacy:
Bill McKibben's group -
Transition US Resilience -
Natural Resources Defense Council
Yale Climate Change page -
Post Carbon Institute -
Extinction Rebellion -

Six of the most high-impact, cost-effective, evidence-based organizations -

Other resources:
Hawken book and website mentioned in 2nd hour discussion

Drawdown: 100 solutions to reverse global warming

Here is a related book mentioned in the current issue of Friends Journal: The Parents Guide to Climate Change

For those of you who remember when Charles Eisenstein spoke at the meetinghouse, he has a new book out on climate change.  Here is a link to a selection from the book:

Local resources

South Mountain partnership -

Watershed protection groups within Cumberland County -

Agricultural Land Preservation Board -

Cumberland County Conservation Collaborative -

Quaker sites:

from Eli Fishpaw from Baltimore Yearly Meeting's Friends in Unity with Nature - NEXT STEPS IN JOURNEY TO RIGHT RELATIONSHIP WITH CREATION

Tools from FUN to calculate carbon footprint

EQAT (Earth Quaker Action Team) -