Environmental Education & Resources

Education

Education is the first step towards improvement and positive change. Please browse the information and links below to increase your knowledge.

Behavior Change

Practicing what you preach and leading by example to educate and inspire others. Accomplishing any large goal requires patience, persistence, and a plan. 

Making A Real Impact

Provide opportunities to participate in events that unite the community in a positive way.

LOCAL (941) ENVIRONMENTAL ISSUES

STATEWIDE ENVIRONMENTAL ISSUES

GLOBAL ENVIRONMENTAL ISSUES


SUSTAINABLE MATERIALS INFO

The R's

Reduce - Reuse - Recycle - Repurpose

Renewable Energy

Alternative energy sources that are sustainable and not based on fossil fuels

Green Building

Sustainable Development including L.E.E.D. 

(Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design)

Water Conservation

Our most precious resource that sustains all life

Natural Resource Management

Ethical harvesting, manufacturing, and supply chain management of our finite resources

Alternative Transportation

Mass Transport to Electric Vehicles

Sustainable Food

The lifeblood and fuel for all living things

Pollution Prevention

A healthy and clean living environment

Respect for Nature & Wildlife

Protecting and nurturing the planet and all life that calls it home

Sustainable Tourism

The balance between People - Planet - Profit

Future Generations

We inherit the planet from our ancestors, make our impact, then hand it over to our offspring

Sustainable Economics

We currently use 1.5 planet's worth of resources 1 year which is completely unsustainable