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Cut Your Carbon in Half

A hiker's guide to fighting climate change

101. Vote for candidates who support action on climate change. Think your vote doesn’t matter? Consider AB 32, the groundbreaking California Global Warming Solutions Act of 2006, which reduces the state’s carbon emissions 20% by 2020. 160 billion, $$$

Top Resources
• Planting trees: arbordayfoundation.org; americanforests.org/campaigns/ikea/ikea.php
• Green schools: globallearningnj.org/SchoolGHGcalculator.doc
• Give away or find free stuff: craigslist.com; freecycle.org
• Green communities: resourcesaver.org/file/toolmanager/CustomO16C45F65020.pdf; green-e.org; epa.gov/greenpower
• General global warming information: climatebiz.com; cleanair-coolplanet.org
• Talking to kids about global warming: dnr.state.wi.us/org/caer/ce/eek/earth/air/global.htm
 • Carbon footprint calculators: carboncounter.org; http://yosemite.epa.gov/oar/globalwarming.nsf/content/ResourceCenterToolsCalculators.html
• List and ratings of groups fighting global warming: climateark.org

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