Resources on Sustainable Communities and Living Green

Superbia: 31 Ways to Create Sustainable Neighborhoods, by Dan Chiras and Dave Wann (New Society Publishers)

The Green Collar Economy: How One Solution Can Fix Our Two Biggest Problems, by Van Jones (Harper One)

Hot, Flat, and Crowded: Why We Need a Green Revolution—and How It Can Renew America, by Thomas L. Friedman (Farrar, Straus, and Giroux)

Deep Economy: The Wealth of Communities and the Durable Future, by Bill McKibben (Holt)

Toward Sustainable Communities: Resources for Citizens and Their Governments, by Mark Roseland (New Society Publishers)

The Natural Step for Communities: How Cities and Towns can Change to Sustainable Practices, by Sarah James and Torbjörn Lahti, (New Society Publishers)

EcoCities: Rebuilding Cities in Balance with Nature, by Richard Register, (New Society Publishers)

Ecotopia, by Ernest Callenbach (Bantam Books)

Sustainable Living: For Home, Neighborhood and Community, by Mick Winter (Westsong Publishing)

Radical Simplicity: Small Footprints on a Finite Earth, by Jim Merkel (New Society Publishers)

Simple Prosperity: Finding Real Wealth in a Sustainable Lifestyle, by David Wann (St. Martin's Griffin)

One Makes a Difference: Inspiring Actions That Change Our World, by Julia Butterfly Hill (Harper San Francisco)

True Green: 100 Everyday Ways You Can Contribute to a Healthier Planet, by Kim Mckay and Jenny Bonnin (National Geographic)

True Green Kids: 100 Things You Can Do to Save the Planet, by Kim Mckay and Jenny Bonnin (National Geographic)

The Green Book: The Everyday Guide to Saving the Planet One Simple Step at a Time, by Elizabeth Rogers and Thomas M. Kostigen (Three Rivers Press)

Toolbox for Sustainable City Living: A Do-it-Ourselves Guide, by Scott Kellogg, et al (South End Press)

Yes! Magazine—

E, The Environmental Magazine—

Green America (formerly Co-op America)— (Helps consumers, investors, and businesses to create a socially just and environmentally sustainable society.)

Eartheasy— (Ideas for environmentally sustainable living.)

Worldchanging— (An online magazine covering tools, models, and ideas for building a better future.)

Center for Neighborhood Technology— (A "think-and-do tank" focused on transportation and community development, energy, natural resources, and climate change.)

New American Dream— (An organization that helps people consume responsibly to protect the environment, enhance quality of life, and promote social justice.)

Solar Living Institute— (Promotes sustainable living through inspirational environmental education.)

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