Eco Groupies



COMPANIES AND ORGANIZATIONS WHO SHARE OUR PASSION FOR THE ENVIRONMENT

Sierra club
The Sierra Club's members and supporters are more than 1.3 million of your friends and neighbors. Inspired by nature, we work together to protect our communities and the planet. The Club is America's oldest, largest and most influential grassroots environmental organization.

Access fund
The Access Fund is the national advocacy organization that keeps U.S. climbing areas open and conserves the climbing environment. Five core programs support the mission on national and local levels: public policy, stewardship & conservation (including grants), grassroots activism, climber education, and land acquisition.

Amazon Watch
Defending the Amazon.

1% for the Planet
Using market forces to drive positive environmental change by inspiring companies to give.

Greenmap
Welcome to Green Map System! With our award-winning universal icons and adaptable tools, we engage a locally-led global movement of mapmaking teams who chart their community's green living, natural, cultural and civic resources.

Neal Smith National Wildlife Refuge
Neal Smith National Wildlife Refuge has the unprecedented task of reconstructing a highly degraded ecosystem. The tallgrass prairie is virtually extinct. The refuge's job is to restore as many functions of that tallgrass ecosystem as possible. This includes bringing back not only major native grasses and wildflowers, but native wildlife as well.

Treehugger

TreeHugger is the leading media outlet dedicated to driving sustainability mainstream. Partial to a modern aesthetic, we strive to be a one-stop shop for green news, solutions, and product information.

The Woman's WIlderness Institute

The Women's Wilderness Institute offers high quality outdoor adventures and backcountry trips for women and teen girls in the Rocky Mountains and southwestern deserts and rivers.


ECO FRIENDLY PRODUCTS

Patagonia
We acknowledge that the wild world we love best is disappearing. That is why those of us who work here share a strong commitment to protecting undomesticated lands and waters. We believe in using business to inspire solutions to the environmental crisis.

Clif Bar
We like our food real. Natural and organic foods aren't just good for your body. They're good for the planet. As a food company, we know that we have a responsibility to help create a healthier food system. We are committed to adopting practices that support sustainable agriculture, move toward zero waste, reduce our climate footprint, and conserve and restore the natural resources and ecosystems that we depend on.

Mountain Hardware
In 1993, a small group of people who had weathered years in the outdoor industry decided to get together and form Mountain Hardwear. In addition to working in the outdoor industry, the Mountain Hardwear founders were avid outdoors people themselves. ed note.: The gear is great and the people are great and I'd like to add a personal thanks for what they've done for Rowan.

Toms of Maine
No testing on animals, working towards minimal processing, organic products and 100% of electricity offset by wind energy.

Ben and Jerry’s
Pushing for sustainable growing,eliminating injustice and giving back to the community focusing on children and families, the environment and sustainable agriculture on family farms.

New Leaf Paper
New Leaf Paper leads the paper industry in the development and distribution of environmentally superior printing and office papers. I don't care that they are somewhat of a competitor, I list them because they make great papers.

 

INTERESTING, EDUCATIONAL AND FUN SITES

Inform
Our objective is to expand environmental literacy and provide concerned citizens with the tools they need to implement meaningful changes in their daily lives at a time when the need for change has never been so urgent.

The story of stuff
Where your stuff comes from, how the US got on this track. Animated, fun, educational and eyebrow raising.

Inhabitat

Green Design will save the world.

Green Living Tips
tips for going green, lifestyle guides & environmental news

Treehugger
Treehugger has created a place where you can discover how to maintain or improve your quality of life while reducing your harmful 

Oberlin College Resource Conservation Team
Recycling facts - a good resource.

NASA 

Amateur Guide for Air Quality Testing- Lots of great info and ideas here


PEOPLE AND BLOGS WE LIKE

Cool Tools

Eco Fabulous

Happy Mundane

Monoscope

EcoStreet Directory

Sustainability Store

EcoofficeGals

5 Minutes  going green

Designer Pages

If it's Hip, It's Here

Azure magazine

EarthFirst

Less is More Balanced

Props and Pans

Curious Doodles

Sustainable Rays

Pink Magazine