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BackWoods Home Magazine

    Self reliance, self sufficiency, country living, how-to, independence, independent & alternative energy and much more

Based in the Emerald City of Seattle, with contributors scattered the world 'round. A nonprofit organization funded by foundation grants, reader contributions, and just a touch of advertising.

    Now in its 16th year, E/The Environmental Magazine is a bimonthly "clearinghouse" of information, news and resources for people concerned about the environment who want to know "What can I do?" to make a difference


Welcome to the monthly issue of Living Sustainably in Snohomish County. Educate, grow, communicate and discuss..To create action plans to make change, for the future.

    Mother Jones is an independent nonprofit whose roots lie in a commitment to social justice implemented through first rate investigative reporting.
We've dedicated more than 100 issues to home-scale renewable energy and sustainable living solutions
    Mother Earth News
The Original Guide to Living Wisely organic, independent living, alternative energy:
    Organic news and information

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     Co-op America
    We work for a world where all people have enough, where all communities are healthy and safe, and where the bounty of the Earth is preserved for all the generations to come.

    The MoveOn family of organizations brings real Americans back into the political process


    Work consists of volunteer-based and contracted restoration projects on public lands in the Puget Sound and Cascade mountains.

    Started in January 2007 a grass roots community which is learning and growing Sustainabilty together.

    Foundation for Sustainable Coomunity

The foundation was created to support and promote the building of sustainable communities around the world. We are committed to fostering harmonious relationships that honor the natural world and humanity.

     Sierra Club
    750,000 Americans who are committed to leave our children a living legacy— clean air, clean water and natural grandeur belong to the Sierra Club. Click the icon and join today

     Priorities for a Healthy Washington
    Washington state's environmental community is building bipartisan support for these sense priorities. The public overwhelmingly supports protections for people's health and this place we call home, and our elected leaders are starting to respond. Working together, we can create a model for the nation and a true legacy for generations to come.

     Natural Step
    A framework for sustainable thinking. Anetwork for conscious leaders.

    Sustainable Development Task Force of Snohomish County
    Education the Snohomish County community and its governing bodies about the benefits of sustainable development and celebration success and innovation.

    Enviro Citizen
    Founded in 1992 by college students working to increase the citizen participation of their peers with regard to environmental issues.


Earth 911
Americans are empowered with accurate, local information to protect their community's environment. Make Every Day Earth Day.

Washington State Recycling Association
To provide leadership and education that fosters the expansion, diversity, and economic vitality of recycling as part of sustainable resource management .

We produce recycled products for the betterment of our environment and the communities we serve.

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Welcome to our 14th year of workshops at the Solar Living Institute dedicated to the study of sustainability and self-sufficient living

Our mission is to provide education and technical assistance so that others will be empowered to use renewable energy technologies.
Energy Ideas Clearinghouse  
  Since 1990 the EnergyIdeas Clearinghouse has been the most comprehensive, technical resource that Pacific Northwest business, industry, government and utilities use to implement energy technologies and practices
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Earth Friendly Product Resources

Seventh Generation
  Seventh Generation is the nation's leading brand of non-toxic and environmentally safe household products
  An environmental consumer products company guided by the principle of sustainability

Car Free Links

  Better World Club
  Bicycle roadside assistance. As well as roadside assistance, each member signed up under our bicycle program has special and unique benefits, like free membership into the League of American Bicyclists for Bike-Only members

  Bike 4 Peace

Everett, WA to Washington, D.C. Join us in a peaceful protest against the War and occupation of Iraq and U.S. policies concerning oil resources, global domination and of course, terrorism.

  Car Free
  Dedicated to the proposition that urban life is not only possible but also better if transport is organized

  Sharing Wheels
  Salvaged and donated available to the community through various programs. Helping people help themselves has become a 501(c)3 non-profit called SHARING WHEELS"  

  The World Carfree Network
  The hub of the global carfree movement, promoting alternatives to car dependence and automobile-based planning at the international level

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Alternative News

Common Dreams
  Breaking News & Views for the Progressive Community

Democracy Now
  Independent Media is more important than ever. Pioneering the largest public media collaboration in the US. A national, daily, independent, award-winning news program airing on over 350 stations.

The Free Press
  A nonpartisan organization working to involve the public in media policymaking and to craft policies for more democratic media

ENN: Environmental News Network
  The largest, most recognized online environmental news source in the world

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