Sustainability Resources

General Sustainability

Green Event Planning Guide

Open Education Resource: Green Practices and Sustainability

Advocacy and Social Justice

Friends of the Earth International
Friends of the Gorge
Gorge Owned (GO!) (Previously Columbia Gorge Earth Center and Gorge Owned Business Network)
Report: Fairness and Futurity: Essays on Sustainability and Social Justice
Washington State University (Vancouver): Center for Social and Environmental Justice


Columbia Gorge Community College Renewable Energy Technology Program
Center for Clean Air Policy
Energy Trust Home Energy Analyzer
Official Energy Statistics from the U.S. Government
Oregon Solar Industries Association
U.S. Department Of Energy

Food / Gardening / Nutrition

Feeding America: Learn about hunger in America and how you can help
Food First: Institute for Food and Development Policy
Gorge Grown Food Network
Hood River Organic
Oregon State Master Gardner's: Helpful information on gardening in Oregon
Sustainable Table: Learn about the issues connected to the food on your table

Green Building

Center for the Built Environment
Portland Office of Planning and Sustainability
U.S. Green Building Council

Recycling and Conservation

EarthShare Oregon: A federation of local conservation groups

Recycling Advocates (Portland, OR): Local efforts in reusing and recycling, including a monthly newsletter.


Commuter Options for Students, Staff and Faculty
U.S. Government Information on Fuel Economy


Calculate your water footprint
Films on water issues
H2O Conserve
Think Outside The Bottle
Water Audit Report 201220.66 MB
Water Audit Summary 2012