Environmental Resources

Tips for Kids

Kids who are interested in home energy conservation can find information and resources that are compiled specifically for them. 

Environmental Information

Montgomery County Solid Waste District
Provides information, including a resource guide, on recycling, recovery, reuse, waste reduction and litter prevention for Montgomery County communities.

Rideshare Ohio
Connects commuters to others who share similar commutes and work hours, and who are interested in sharing rides to work. Includes information on public transit, bike routes, and park and ride lots.

Miami Valley Regional Planning Commission
An association where regional partners identify priorities, develop public policy and implement collaborative strategies to improve the quality of life and economic vitality throughout the Miami Valley.

Montgomery Soil and Water Conservation District
Provides free technical services that recommend solutions to soil and water conservation problems.

Regional Air Pollution Control Agency
Protects citizens from the adverse impact of air pollution. Enforces air pollution control regulations, and implements the state's industrial permit system.

Ohio Environmental Protection Agency
Protects the environment and public health by ensuring compliance with environmental laws.

US Environmental Protection Agency (EPA)
Protects human health and the environment and provides information.

Green Energy Ohio
A non-profit organization dedicated to promoting environmentally and economically sustainable energy policies and practices in Ohio. GEO promotes renewable energy sources such as wind, solar, biomass and low-impact hydro by acting as a clearinghouse to inform Ohioans of sustainable energy.

Solar Power Guide
Learn how solar power energy can be used to fuel everything from a cooking stove to the electricity in your house. Links to educational pages are also included within the website. A great beginners guide to walk through with kids or students. 

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