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Resources


Message of Pope Francis for the World Day of Prayer for the Care of Creation

Read his inspiring words, published September 1, 2019.

Invite Linda Neil, a Sister of St. Joseph of Carondelet, to present environmental workshops to your group

These workshops weave science, art, music, poetry and story to engage our hearts, inform our minds and fire our passions for transforming and celebrating our relationship with the Earth , Details.

Resources for Teaching Children about the Environment

  • Quaker Earthcare Witness provides curriculums to help our children ages 5 - 12 walk gently over God’s Earth through interactive and fun activities.
  • Project Learning Tree uses trees and forests as windows on the world to increase students’ understanding of the environment and actions they can take to conserve it.
  • Children and Nature Network fosters a world in which all children play, learn and grow with nature in their everyday lives.
  • Saint Kateri Habitat Program is a faith-based initiative to restore yards, gardens, schools, farms, parks, forests, rivers, and wetlands into healthy habitats for people and wildlife.

Greta Thunberg's Righteous Anger

Watch the young climate activist’s fiery speech at the United Nations on 9/23/19, Sierra Club Magazine.

Religious Statements on Climate Change

Interfaith Power and Light has compiled a number of statments from various faith communities and religions. Link.

Cheapest Way to Save the Planet Grows Like a Weed

The answer may be hemp! Read the story.

Effects of industrialized agriculture on soils

Read how to allow microbes to flourish and sequester carbon, reduce runoff, increase soil fertility, and suppress weeds and plant diseases naturally, Information Sheet, Website.

"Telling Better Climate Change Stories"

Watch a video from Citizens' Climate Lobby published on Jun 18, 2018:

No story is harder to tell than the one about our changing climate. Reciting the facts is not enough to move people to action. How do we break through the collective silence in creative and effective ways? Find out on this YouTube video.

Why don’t Environmentalist vote?

Read the article from Living on Earth, and then get out and vote in the next election!

Read an article from Green Tech Media:

New York’s Energy Storage Incentive Could Spur Deployment of 1.8GWh. The Empire State has charted a path that would transform it into a top-tier global storage market by 2025.

Paul Tonko Climate Town Hall Retrospect

5/28/19 Podcast of event. CRICCC is non-partisan, and does not support particular candidates. This event was posted for informational purposes only.

There are also many resources on recycling and renewable energy on our Committees page.