Sustainability Reading List

Acadia National Park. Summer 2017.

Through Understanding Comes Action


he books below helped us gain an understanding of where we are on the climate change front and where we need to be heading. Ultimately, the informed our approach to improving our daily carbon footprint and clarified our broader purpose. We hope that the list below helps in some small way in our mission to attain a more sustainable future. 

Book Author
Collapse Jared Diamond
Dirt: The Erosion of Civilizations
David Montgomery
Ecology of Commerce Paul Hawken
Foodopoly Wenonah Hauter
Global Warming: Understanding the Forecast David Archer
Half Earth E.O. Wilson
How Bad Are Bananas Mike Berners-Lee
Let My People Go Surfing Yvon Chouinard
Merchants of Doubt Erik M. Conway and Naomi Orestes
Project Drawdown Paul Hawken (editor)
Silent Spring Rachel Carson
The Sixth Extinction Elizabeth Kolbert
This Changes Everything Naomi Klein
Tools for Grassroots Activists Lisa Myers and Nora Gallagher (editors)
What We're Fighting for Now Is Each Other Wen Stephenson