The YEA Group, Youth Environmental Associates, is a newly formed group consisting of 15-17 year old students, representing 9 schools in the Hillsborough County area. YEA has come together to help clean up the air by focusing on reducing air pollution caused by transportation.
Issue Area: Air Quality and Pollution
The Noise Pollution Clearinghouse is a national non-profit organization with extensive online noise related resources. The Noise Pollution Clearinghouse seeks to:–Raise awareness about noise pollution–Create, collect, and distribute information and resources regarding noise pollution–Strengthen laws and governmental efforts to control noise pollution–Establish networks among environmental, professional, medical, governmental, and activist …
Priorities of work: 1. air quality/air pollution2. biodiversity3. climate change4. environmental education5. environmental policy making6. energy7. forestry8. nature protection9. public participation10. sustainable agriculture11. tourism/sustainable/eco tourism12. waste management13. water managementActivities: advisory servicesawareness raising campaignsconferences, meetingseducationinformation disseminationmonitoringnetworkingpublic meetings
Priorities of work: >..agriculture, pesticides>..air quality, air pollution>..animal protection, wildlife>..biodiversity>..economic instruments>..environmental education>..environmental impact assessment>..nature protection>..public participationActivities: >..cleaning actions, camps>..conferences, meetings>..education>..information dissemination>..public meetings>..publishing>..research>..training
Priorities of work:- air quality/air pollution- animal protection/wildlife- biodiversity- environmental education- nature protection- sustainable agriculture- tourism/sustainable/eco tourism- waste management- water managementActivities:- cleaning actions, camps- conferences, meetings- education- information dissemination