Links related to Sustainability on campus, at the UC System, and beyond.
GSA Sustainable Resources Website
A wealth of information regarding sustainable activities on and off campus. The site also provides a great list of green businesses on the community resources page.
ASUCLA Sustainability Website
The Associated Students UCLA sustainability website. Learn about what ASUCLA is doing to go green and some ways you can help out.
UCLA Facilities Management website. Learn about UCLA's Recycling and Energy Conservation programs.
UCLA Capital Programs website. Learn about UCLA's Environmental Planning process for new construction.
Learn about the many alternative transportation options; save gas, money and carbon!
Institute of the Environment
The Institute of the Environment (IoE) is a multidisciplinary academic unit at UCLA focused on the Environment. The website contains information regarding the B.S. in Environmental Science, the Environmental Systems and Society minor and IoE course listings. In addition, the site contains information about upcoming IoE seminars, current environmental news and access to the Southern California Environmental Report Cards.
Leaders In Sustainability Graduate Emphasis
The Leaders in Sustainability program aims to provide a mechanism for graduate students at UCLA to pursue their interests in sustainability and collaborate with students from different fields.
E3 - Ecology, Economy, Equity
UCLA's student sustainability organization and Chapter of the California Student Sustainability Coalition
ESLP - Education for Sustainable Living Program
The Education for Sustainable Living Program (ESLP) is a collaborative interdisciplinary effort to realize a sustainable community throughout the University of California.
SUN Sustainable Urban Network
The Sustainable Urban Network promotes environmental, social, and economic sustainability on campus and in the community.
FEED - Forum for Energy Economics and Development
FEED consists of a group of UCLA students who are interested in renewable technology.
UCLA chapter of California Public Interest Reseach Group
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CD Recycling Information
Don't trash those CDs and DVDs. UCLA Software Central coordinates a recycling program that you can learn about here.
University of California
University of California Office of the President, Sustainability Policies
A great place to find out information on sustainabilty policies and implementation efforts in the University of California system.
UC Berkley's Sustainability Website
UC Davis' Sustainability Website
UC Irvine's Sustainability Website
UC Merced's Sustainability Website
UC Riverside's Sustainability Website
UC San Diego's Sustainability Website
UC San Francisco's Sustainability Website
UC Santa Barbara's Sustainability Webpage
UC Santa Cruz's Sustainability Webpage
UC Berkeley Green Building Research Center 2007 Best Practice Awards
Check out the two-page case studies of the outstanding energy-efficiency and sustainability achievements of the 2007 Best Practice Award recipients. The winning projects are excellent examples of innovative and cost-effective green building technologies, design strategies, and building operation practices being implemented on campuses across the state.
National and Global
Convenient Resources for "An Inconvenient Truth"
Article from the Electronic Green Journal. The article contains great resource about global warming. The article has links or citations for the "10 must" -use internet data sources, -read books, -see DVDs or Videos, -read to children, -have resources for teachers, and -must see places for global warming solutions.
AASHE: Association for the Advancement of Sustainability in Higher Education
AASHE is a member organization of colleges and universities working to advance sustainability in higher education. The site has a great resource center and lots of information about what universities and collages across the country are doing to strive for sustainability.
Sustainability: The Journal of Record
Sustainability: The Journal of Record is a journal that aims to meet the needs of the rapidly growing community of sustainability professionals in academia, industry, policy, and government.
Focus the Nation
Information about the nationwide climate-change teach-in event, Focus The Nation, which took place on over 1500 campuses across the country on January 31st, 2008.
Environmental Justice Resources
Toward Environmental Justice: Research, Education, and Health Policy Needs
The National Academies of Science has a report titled "Toward Environmental Justice: Research, Education, and Health Policy Needs" (1999). Authors: Committee on Environmental Justice, Institute of Medicine
The Environmental Justice Research Center's annotated bibliography
Prepared by Ruth Neal and April Allen Report Series EJRC/CAU-1-96
Toxic Waste and Race at Twenty 1987-2007
Authors: Robbert Bullard, Paul Mohai, Robin Saha and Beverly Wright
EPA quarterly reports on Environmental Justice
Current and past issues are available online.
The 2006 Colorado College State of the Rockies Report Card
This report, produced by Colorado College, contains a detailed section on "Environmental Justice: Income, Race, Ethnicity, and Toxic Pollution in the Rockies Metro Areas"
The Deep South Center for Environmental Justice
The Deep South Center for Environmental Justice (DSCEJ) was founded in 1992 in collaboration with community environmental groups and universities within the region to address issues of environmental justice.