Reduce Your Ecological Footprint

Chris Neuhas

What is your ecological Footprint

An ecological footprint is a measure of human impact on Earth's ecosystems. Its typically measured in area of wilderness or amount of natural capital consumed each year.
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Website calculator

http://www.footprintnetwork.org/en/index.php/GFN/page/calculators/

I choose this website because it is easy to use and gives you lots of information. I learned that one person can use a lot of resources without even knowing about it or thinking they do so.

What is a Carbon Market

A market that is created from the trading of carbon emission allowances to encourage or help countries and companies to limit their carbon dioxide (CO2) emissions.

5 ways to reduce your carbon footprint

1 lower the use of carbon with other energy sources

2 reduce amount of co2 released into the air

3 use renewable energy

4 emissions trading

5 use carbon offsets