So often when we talk about Climate Change, the focus is on the problem. Rightfully so as the problem is big, complicated and urgent. But what about solutions? The good news is that there are solutions to Climate Change. Some of them are big and complicated, but others are simple and personal.
Climate Change effects everyone, therefore everyone needs to be part of the solution. Below are ways you can have an impact because every little effort counts.
|To Start||Next Steps||Think About|
|Meatless Mondays||Shop Farmers Markets|
|Join Community Supported Agriculture (CSA)|
|Shut off lights||Install LED light bulbs||Join Community Solar Garden or buy residential solar panels|
|Conserve water||Install rain barrel||Replace sod with drought tolerant perennials|
|Mow your grass less often||Plant a tree||Donate to conservation society|
|Recycle||Use chemical free lawn service||Ride your bike or take public transportation to work|
|Open a dialogue with friends and family about the impacts of Climate Change||Call your local representative and ask them to support renewable energy policies||Vote for candidates who support the environment and renewable energy policies|