What You Can Do
Tips for sustainable everyday choices you can do to protect biodiversity.
Even our everyday choices and purchases — things we might not give a second thought to — affect biodiversity.
Tips for more sustainable holiday activities, which are often less stressful as well!
By: Center for Biodiversity and Conservation, Discovery Tours — Information on biodiversity and conservation for anyone concerned with the impacts of tourism on fragile environments.
By: Jimin Lee & Jennifer Stenzel — This guide lists the fruits and vegetables that are typically most likely to have higher pesticide residue levels.
By: Jimin Lee & Jennifer Stenzel — This wallet card contains information on seasonal foods of the Northeastern United States.
Here are some resources for more in-depth reading about what biodiversity is, why it is important, and threats to biodiversity.
By: Center for Biodiversity and Conservation — A series of pamphlets published in conjunction with the CBC's fall 1998 public presentations focusing on the effect of individuals' daily decisions and lifestyle choices on biodiversity conservation.
By: Jennifer Stenzel, Melina F. Laverty, and Eleanor J. Sterling — This recipe booklet is our ode to a diet that's flavorful, seasonally inspired, diverse, and healthy.
By: Elizabeth A. Johnson & Timon McPhearson — This colorful booklet highlights the importance of nature in New Jersey and provides recommendations for conserving it.