Green Web Links

The United States Catholic Conference of Bishops’ (USCCB) Environmental Justice Program calls Catholics to a deeper respect for God’s creation and engages parishes in activities that deal with environmental problems, particularly as they affect the poor.

What are the moral implications of climate change? Who is most impacted? What should the Catholic community do? The Catholic Coalition on Climate Change was launched in 2006 to help the U.S. Conference of Catholic Bishops (USCCB) and the Catholic community address these issues.

You can use the Environmental Protection Agency’s Household Carbon Footprint Calculator to get a rough estimate of your personal or family’s greenhouse gas emissions and explore the impact of taking various actions to reduce emissions.

Check out “National Geographic’s” Green Guide.

The Saint Kateri Tekakwitha Conservation Center’s website that features an extensive selection of writings from a variety of Catholic sources.

North Carolina Interfaith Power & Light works with faith communities to address the causes and consequences of global climate change, and promote practical solutions, through education, outreach, and public policy advocacy.