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Zoos & Aquariums for 350 Handbook

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Divestment Resources

KEY REPORTS
Horizon Scan of Global Conservation Issues for 2014 -
Sutherland, et al. (Lists the "response of financial markets to unburnable carbon" as a top conservation concern)
Stranded Assets and the Fossil Fuel Divestment Campaign - Oxford Smith School of Enterprise and the Environment
Unburnable Carbon - The Carbon Tracker Initiative
Beyond Fossil Fuels: The Investment Case for Fossil Fuel Divestment - Impax Asset Management
Oil and Carbon Revisited - HSBC
What a Carbon Constrained Future Could Mean for Oil Companies' Credit-Worthiness - Standard and Poor's
Do the Investment Math: Building a Carbon Free Portfolio Report - Aperio Group
Do the Investment Math: Building a Carbon Free Portfolio FAQ - Aperio Group
Institutional Pathways to Fossil-Free Investing - Tellus Institute
Extracting Fossil Fuels from Your Portfolio: Guide to Personal Divestment - 350.org, Trillium Asset Management, Green Century Funds


KEY INFORMATION
Divestment Fast Facts
Debunking Divestment Myths - Go Fossil Free
Zoo and Aquarium Divestment FAQ - CBSG (modeled after this one from www.gofossilfree.org)

KEY ARTICLES

Global Warming’s Terrifying New Math - Bill McKibben
The Fossil Fuel Resistance – Bill McKibben
Fossil Fuels and Sustainable Investing – Joe Keefe
Deep Green Investing - Mark Gunther
Is Divestment from Fossil Fuels a Sound Financial Play? - Patrick McVeigh


LINKS
www.350.org
www.gofossilfree.org
http://www.greenamerica.org/fossilfree/
www.endowmentethics.org (Responsible Endowments Coalition)
http://greenbillion.org/  (Sustainable Endowments Institute)
http://gofossilfree.org/mymoney/

 

Carbon Offsetting Resources

Getting Carbon Offsets Right: A Business Brief on Engaging with Offset Providers - Business for Social Responsibility
Responsible Purchasing Guide: Carbon Offsets -
Responsible Purchasing Network & Carbonfund
www.Carboncatalog.org -
large list of offset providers and projects
AZA Green Guide -
Association of Zoos and Aquariums
BIAZA Draft Sustainability Guide -
British and Irish Association of Zoos and Aquariums
Sustainability to Implement: A Research about Sustainable, Beneficial, and Reasonable Facilities for Zoos and Aquariums -
Justine de Herder & Christin Streiter

 

Press Releases, News Stories, and Blogs

Divestment Announcement Press Release - Press Release, March 18, 2013

Zoos and Aquariums Join Grassroots Movement to Address Climate Change - Press Release, October 29, 2013

Leading Conservation Group Divests 70% of Fossil Fuel Exposure - Press Release, February 2, 2014

‘Urgent’ conservation threat from climate change leads US group to fossil fuel divestment - Blue Green Tomorrow, February 11, 2014

Conservation Organizations: Time to Align Financial Portfolio Goals with Their Conservation Mission? - CSR Wire Blog, March 10, 2014


Climate Change Resources


Iterative reference list of climate change and ocean acidification: science, policy and related information - WAZA, Botanic Gardens Conservation International, Zoological Society of London, IUCN’s Climate Change Specialist Group and CBSG.


Species
Susceptibility to Climate Change Impacts - IUCN
The Most Influential Climate Science Paper Today Remains Unknown to Most People – Inside Climate News
Turn Down the Heat - World Bank
Climate Change and Species Fact Sheet - CBSG
Climate Interpreter