Planet Everyone can play a part in preventing climate
change. See what people and institutions throughout the Northeast
(US) are already doing to stop global warming, and find out
how you can help.
Climate Ark The
Climate Ark is a Climate Change Portal and Internet Search Tool
that provides access to reviewed climate change and renewable
energy news and information. The Climate Ark's premise is that
Climate Change is occurring and that policy must be crafted
now in response.
Central.com Climate Change Central builds links and
relationships between businesses, governments and other stakeholders
in Alberta, interested in pursuing greenhouse gas reduction
Climate Outreach and Information Network: includes Climate Radio
which an excellent range of interviews on climate change-related
topics from a host of experts and well known environmentalists.
for Environment Food and Rural Affairs UK (DEFRA) Climate
Action to tackle Global Warming
Earth.elsevier.com is a new web portal from Elsevier Science
for researchers in the earth & planetary sciences.
From publishers 'Blackwell', informative reviews of earth science
news and publications, including frequent coverage of research
dealing with climate change and greenhouse gases.
publishers with a range of useful titles covering climate change
and greenhouse gas related science.
site providing a comprehensive set of links on environmental
and sustainability issues.
Energy Information Administration
Official Energy Statistics from the U.S. Government
The Greenhouse Gas Division of Environment Canada is responsible
for developing, monitoring, analyzing and reporting emissions
and removals of greenhouse gases.
Protection Agency US (EPA) The EPA Global Warming Site
is provided as a public service by the US Environmental Protection
Research Web Opinion, news and research articles on
a range of environmental topics. Highly recommended.
of the Earth: Climate Change The largest international
network of environmental groups in the world, represented in
GreenChoices encourages everyone in Britain to make ecologically
sound decisions in living their everyday lives. They aim to
empower individuals with simple, direct information on green
alternatives which make a real, lasting difference.
Directory Portal site with array of links to green products
and services. Includes some links to climate change-related
news and blogs.
Inspirational site based on the idea to create a carbon
neutral cargo ship which will transport food aid, fairtrade
produce, and raise awareness of climate change and sustainability.
For schools, note the poster competition on the home page -
win and you can visit the carbon-neutral ship.
supports a progressive community working for Peace, the Environment,
Civil Rights and Social Justice, through the use of Information
Communication Technologies (ICTs).
International Greenpeace is a non-profit organisation,
with a presence in 40 countries across Europe, the Americas,
Asia and the Pacific. To maintain its independence, Greenpeace
does not accept donations from governments or corporations but
relies on contributions from individual supporters and foundation
grants. As a global organisation, Greenpeace focuses on the
the most crucial worldwide threats to our planet's biodiversity
Environmentally-sound products tested and reviewed by Adam Vaughan.
Great breadth for the ethical consumer.
Intergovernmental Panel on
Climate Change (IPCC) Recognizing the problem of potential
global climate change, the World Meteorological Organization
(WMO) and the United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP) established
the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC) in 1988.
- Landcare Research Manaaki Whenua - Landcare Research
is New Zealand's foremost environmental research organisation
specialising in sustainable management of land resources optimising
primary production, enhancing biodiversity, increasing the resource
efficiency of businesses, and conserving and restoring the natural
assets of our communities.
Natural Environment Research
Council UK (NERC) Funding body for numerous GHG related
research projects, including that of the editor.
Wide-ranging site, including informative articles and discussions
on climate change. Offers a spectrum of ideas, from the people
who have lived through the events, from those on the ground
making a difference, from authors with expert knowledge.
- Ozone Depletion
Very informative and accessible site on ozone depletion
and efforts to reduce and reverse it.
People and Planet.net
Gateway site providing articles and links to all aspects of
sustainability and environmental issues. Includes excellent
Excellent climate change science website with discussion and
expert responses to key questions in climate science.
School of GeoSciences,
University of Edinburgh Information on teaching and
research in the geosciences at the University of Edinburgh.
Science writer David Bradley's wide ranging science site, including
Elemental Discoveries - an online publication featuring
regular articles on climate change related science and news.
and manage environmental research on behalf of our members -
the Scottish Environment Protection Agency (SEPA), Environment
and Heritage Service (EHS), the Scottish Executive, Scottish
Natural Heritage (SNH) and the Forestry Commission - and other
The United Nations
Framework Convention on Climate Change Excellent source
of information on all aspects relating to the politics of climate
change and the mitigation strategies, like the Kyoto protocol,
currently being implemented.
UK Climate Impacts Programme
(UKCIP) helps organisations assess how they might be
affected by climate change, so they can prepare for its impact.
Greenhouse Gas Emissions by State. Nice graphics showing
greenhouse gas emissions by state in total amounts and per capita.