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Climate Change

Community Resources

Climate education and outreach programs with resources for communities around Washington State to help lower carbon footprints.

Climate Masters – WSU volunteer-based program in King, Snohomish & Whatcom counties to help citizens, business leaders & local officials make informed decisions concerning carbon usage and key strategies to confront impacts of climate change.

Climate Stewards – Volunteer training program in Skagit County to help community members reduce their carbon footprint. Also 2011 Regional Climate Change Volunteer Summit at Padilla Bay near Mt. Vernon.

Climate Coaches – Classes train volunteers to help community members reduce carbon footprint. Also see Seattle Climate Action plan, Seattle Can and Iamcoolcampaign materials.

Wenatchee River Institute at Barn Beach Reserve – climate education and action. Includes citizen science of Witnessing Change photo-documentation of seasons and landscapes, forests, etc.

Thurston Energy – helps Thurston County residents and businesses save money & energy, with energy-use evaluation services and recommendations for energy-saving measures in both homes and businesses.

Thurston Climate Action Team – a public/private partnership encouraging, coordinating, and taking action on climate change.

Climate Café and Eco-Teams – A 30-day program to lose 5,000 pounds

Carbon Footprint Pledge – a pledge to further shrink your carbon footprint at home, in travel and around your community.