It's the air you breathe, the water you drink, the food you eat, the world you depend on.
Eleven people from around the world have shared successful stories of sustainable environmental change. Learn about a variety of issues such as farming, sustainable urban areas, water conservation, animal rescue, and community partnerships. Each interview includes a blueprint for how they took action, what obstacles they overcame, and advice on how everyone can be an active participant in creating a better world.
This is the second book and special environmental edition in the Up To You series that encourages people to solve problems and create sustainable solutions in their communities. Check out the first book, “How Will You Create Positive Change?” to learn about 16 people creating positive change in their communities on a variety of social issues.
Leah Oviedo is a writer and self defense instructor in southern California. Her background includes work in areas of business management, art, youth programs, domestic violence, and sexual assault. Individual empowerment is a recurring theme in her work.