Interesting Links

Hudson Valley Concerned Citizens Hudson Valley Concerned Citizens is a grassroots group of Hudson Valley and New York City residents opposed to any and all NEW High-Voltage Transmission Towers and against implementation of the new $340 Million Rate Hike
Center For Biological Diversity FRACKING THREATENS AMERICA’S AIR, WATER AND CLIMATE. It poisons our water, contaminates our air and emits massive greenhouse gas pollution. The NY-NJ Trail Conference, a group of trail maintainers since 1920. The Mid-Hudson Vegetarian Society. Certified Naturally Grown, a brand-new, grass-roots alternative to the national USDA organic program, so that small farmers can continue to grow diverse, chemical-free crops. Mid-Hudson Sierra has endorsed this new, inexpensive, locally run program. Hudson Valley Sustainable Community Network.  Write to receive their Community Calendar via email. Hudson Valley Network. HV/Net Information Listings contain over 20,000 Hudson Valley enterprises. AirHead website tells you how much pollution you are personally generating, then gives tips on how to reduce that amount. Ecology Fund: Watch human population figures increase moment-by-moment, as natural habitats rapidly decrease. This representation should have significant impact. Trees For Tigers: Our goal: 200,000 trees planted in the Russian far east to expand tiger habitat this year--millions more in the years to come. Global ReLeafis American Forests' education and action program that helps individuals, organizations, agencies, and corporations improve the local and global environment by planting and caring for trees. The Bard Center for Environmental Policy offers a graduate program in environmental policy as well as public outreach and education about environmental policy. Information on low maintenance native trees, shrubs, and perennials that would need less water and have less of an impact on the environment is provided by the Institute of Ecosystem Studies on their website. Click on Visitor Info and then on "Gardening Tips". This is Dan Shapley's, former award-winning environmental editor of the Poughkeepsie Journal, newest endeavor. Working to save Catskill Park Communities from overdevelopment. Working to save Williams Lake from overdevelopment.
The Environmentalist's Diet Lectures about the environmentalist's diet. Toxic chemical pollution reports near schools.
Click Here On August 5, the American Geophysical Union released an updated statement on climate change calling for "urgent action".
Click Here Why almost all environmental groups say that the best thing you can do is to switch to a Plant based diet! "Ruminants, climate change and climate policy".
Click Here Announcing "Climate Action Across America," April 21 to 25.
Click Here Over 200 scientists who identify themselves as evangelical Christians told Congress that action is "urgently needed" to address climate change.

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