A Short List of Environmental News Sources
>>Environmental News Network – “publish information that will help people understand and communicate the environmental issues and solutions that face us and hopefully inspire them to get involved.”
>> Good - now a quarterly magazine. “A collaboration of individuals, businesses, and nonprofits pushing the world forward. Since 2006 we’ve been making a magazine, videos, and events for people who care”
>>GoToGreenLA.com – online calendar listing a large array of sustainability and environmentally minded events
>>Green Biz – online magazine giving information about the intersection of the environment and business
>>Green Inc. – one of the New York Times’ blogs. “How will the pressures of climate change, limited fossil fuel resources and the mainstreaming of “green” consciousness reshape society? Follow the money. From renewable energy policy to carbon markets to dubious eco-advertising, our energy and environment reporters track the high-stakes pursuit of a greener globe.”
>>Green LA Girl – Siel is an environmental writer and activist, and this is her personal blog about eco-happenings in the L.A.-area.
>>Grist.org – “Let’s face it: reading environmental journalism too often feels like eating your vegetables. Boiled. With no butter. But at Grist, we believe that news about green issues and sustainable living doesn’t have to be predictable, demoralizing, or dull. We butter the vegetables! And add salt! And strain metaphors!”
>>Ideal Bite – a daily e-newsletter that comes into your inbox that informs you of local green businesses, products, and practices. Most of their daily bites offer a list of products you can purchase.
>>Low Impact Living – “help you lower the environmental impact of your home and your daily life. To do that, we help you find the best green products, practices and service providers to help you achieve your environmental goals.”
>>Organic Consumers Association – “The Organic Consumers Association (OCA) is an online and grassroots non-profit 501(c)3 public interest organization campaigning for health, justice, and sustainability. The OCA deals with crucial issues of food safety, industrial agriculture, genetic engineering, children’s health, corporate accountability, Fair Trade, environmental sustainability and other key topics. “
>>Sustainable Industries Journal – unbiased, well researched, in depth and well written articles about industries striving for sustainability.
>>Union of Concerned Scientist – ” The leading science-based nonprofit working for a healthy environment and a safer world. UCS combines independent scientific research and citizen action to develop innovative, practical solutions and to secure responsible changes in government policy, corporate practices, and consumer choices.”