47 Things You Can Do for the Environment (Paperback)

By Lexi Petronis, Jill Buck

Zest Books, 9780982732212, 128pp.

Publication Date: January 3, 2012



Sure, everyone wants to do their part to help the planet. We hear talk all the time about climate change, air pollution from cars, oil spills into oceans, trash overflowing into waterways, and toxic chemicals leaking into our groundwater. Sigh. But the good news is there's a lot we can do to start cleaning up the Earth. And it starts with you

This book explores tons of small (and big) things that teens can do to make a positive difference in the environment such as:

- How to go on a green date with a new crush
- Eat less meat
- Learn to effectively shop vintage
- Create an environmental task force at school
- Go on an eco-adventure.

About the Author

Lexi Petronis has written articles about health, nutrition, and teen life for magazines such as CosmoGIRL!, Glamour, and Fitness. She also blogs about environmental news for Glamour.com. She lives in Albuquerque, New Mexico.