Colleges and universities that believe they must exercise leadership in their communities and throughout society by modeling ways to minimize global warming emissions, and by providing the knowledge and the educated graduates to achieve climate neutrality.
Environment: global issues/regional applications was funded by a grant from the University of Wisconsin-La Crosse. The purpose of the grant and of this site is to encourage cross-disciplinary awareness of environmental issues.
Plan B 4.0 is a comprehensive plan for reversing the trends that are fast undermining our future. Its four overriding goals are to stabilize climate, stabilize population, eradicate poverty, and restore the earth’s damaged ecosystems.
The Talloires Declaration (TD) is a ten-point action plan for incorporating sustainability and environmental literacy in teaching, research, operations and outreach at colleges and universities.
UW-La Crosse is one of the signatories.