Climate Change

Take Action

Join the Alabama Environmental Youth Council (deadline May 28th)

Join Hometown Action's Climate & Environmental Justice Working Group

Sign this petition to urge the State of Alabama and its four major cities to declare a climate emergency and to begin to address the crisis through a just transition to a clean energy economy.

Get involved with Alabama on Fire, a youth-led movement for climate action in Alabama

Contact your representative about the Energy Innovation and Carbon Dividend Act

(or write to them using this template)

Contact Gov Ivey - We Declare a Green New Deal for Alabama!

Earthjustice petitions

Regional Impact on the Southeast: Sea level rise poses widespread and continuing threats to the region’s economy and environment. Extreme heat will affect health, energy, agriculture and more. Decreased water availability will have economic and environmental impacts. (NASA Climate)

National Youth-Driven Climate Organizations:

Sunrise Movement: https://www.sunrisemovement.org/ (Birmingham and Huntsville groups)

Zero Hour: http://thisiszerohour.org/

Alliance for Climate Education Youth Action Network: https://acespace.org/our-work/youth-action-network/

Sierra Student Coalition: https://www.sierraclub.org/youth/

Citizens' Climate Lobby | Youth: https://youth.citizensclimatelobby.org/

Fridays For Future: https://fridaysforfuture.org/

SustainUS: https://sustainus.org/