Get Involved

There are a variety of ways to get involved with the Climate Action Collaborative. To achieve our Collaborative goals individuals and businesses all need to take small steps, together, to help us reduce carbon emissions 25% by 2025 and 80% by 2050.

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Take the Climate Action Pledge

It’s easy, promise. Together we will take small steps everyday to reach our goal of reducing emissions 25% by 2025 and 80% by 2050.

Take the Climate Action Pledge HERE.




Subscribe to our Climate Action Collaborative blog

We post frequent updates about actions being taken in our community and tips and tricks for reducing your carbon footprint.

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Sign up for our newsletter

Our monthly newsletter details actions being taken by each working group of the Collaborative and upcoming events and opportunities to get involved. You can view past newsletters here.

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Calculate your own carbon footprint

Sometimes it’s difficult to know where to start. Try calculating your own carbon footprint to determine areas you and your family can personally work to reduce your own emissions.

Calculate your own carbon footprint HERE. 


Schedule an energy audit for your home 

Buildings in Eagle County account for nearly 60% of total carbon emissions in Eagle County. Consider having Walking Mountains Sustainability and Energy Smart Colorado conduct an energy audit of your home to help you identify areas where you can improve efficiencies to help us to meet our Climate Action Collaborative Goals.

Learn more about home energy audits HERE. 


Work to certify your business Actively Green

The Actively Green program in Eagle County can help to engage your employees in sustainable business practices, teach you how to make sustainability actionable in day-to-day operations and will help you to create an action plan to drive success. Even if you do not own your building’s business location, or do not own the business you work for there are opportunities to help us achieve our Collaborative goals of reducing emissions.

Learn more about Actively Green HERE.


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  • Recycling Education Campaign - Summer 2019
    Introducing the Official Eagle County Recycling Guide The Climate Action Collaborative is launching our first Bi-Annual Recycling Education Blitz for the Eagle County Community. We are spelling out in perfect clarity (with pictures included) what can ALWAYS go in your recycle bin and what can NEVER EVER go in your recycle... Read more
    Published on: 2019-08-05
  • Plastics: A Solution and a Curse
    “There is no such thing as ‘away.’ When we throw something away it must go somewhere.” -Annie Leonard Plastics, or more scientifically understood as “polymers,” truly have an interesting relationship with humanity. This material can be molded into almost anything and was first created to be a benefit to the... Read more
    Published on: 2019-07-19
  • The Recycling Industry is not Dead
    Recycling is far from dead and in Colorado it's alive and thriving! Each year, millions of Americans take their plastic, glass, and cardboard items and toss them into their local recycling bin in hopes that these materials will one day be reused and turned into something new. While recycling has... Read more
    Published on: 2019-07-19