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Reports

The following reports were produced by the National Wildlife Federation's EcoLeaders program.

Generation E: Students Leading for a Sustainable, Clean Energy Future
35 ways students are creating a sustainable future at U.S. colleges and universities—cutting carbon emissions, saving resources and equipping the coming generation for a green energy economy
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Ecodemia: Campus Environmental Stewardship at the Turn of the 21st Century
Lessons in smart management from administrators, staff and students
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Green Investment, Green Return: How practical conservation projects save millions on America's campuses
Colleges and universities across America are sending a powerful message that what's good for the environment is also good for the bottom-line.
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Guide to Climate Action Planning: Pathways to a Low-Carbon Campus
A comprehensive review of the strategies and steps to reduce greenhouse gas emissions on campus, with best practices from U.S. colleges and universities
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Higher Education in a Warming World: The Business Case for Climate Leadership on Campus
Highlighting the business, educational, and moral arguments for reducing greenhouse gas emissions on campus, with best practices from U.S. colleges and universities
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Campus Environment 2008: A National Report Card on Sustainability in Higher Education
A report card detailing the trends and new developments in college and university leadership, academics, and operations
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State of the Campus Environment: A National Report Card on Environmental Performance and Sustainability in Higher Education
In this first-ever large-scale environmental performance survey, every college and university in the U.S. was asked to describe its environmental practices, from recycling, landscaping and transportation, to campus policies, curriculum, and energy use.
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Going Underground On Campus:Tapping the Earth for Clean, Efficient Heating and Cooling
Examples from more than 160 campuses in 42 states, examining ground-source heat pumps, direct geothermal, aquifer and lake-based, geothermal electricity, and earth-sheltered buildings
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Student Sustainability Educators: A Guide to Creating and Maintaining an Eco-Rep Program on Your Campus
Examples from 18 campuses highlighting their efforts to design, implement, and evaluate Eco-Rep Programs.
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The Campus Wild: How College and University Green Landscapes Provide Havens for Wildlife and "Lands-On" Experiences for Students
This richly detailed guide highlights how colleges and universities are playing a dynamic role in protecting wildlife and restoring habitats in campus green spaces—including on-campus landscapes and natural areas, as well as distant campus-owned lands.
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