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Australian Air Quality Group Woodsmoke Site  Provides resources and background information on the most significant source of health-hazardous PM2.5 particles in Australia
woodsmoke.3sc.net

Burning Issues  U.S. group dedicated to reducing woodsmoke pollution
www.burningissues.org

National Pollutant Inventory  Australia's national database of pollutant emissions
www.npi.gov.au

Department of Sustainability, Environment, Water, Population and Communities
website: www.environment.gov.au
Air pollutants in Australia: www.environment.gov.au/atmosphere/airquality/pollutants.html

Environment Protection and Heritage Council (EPHC)  Sets the National Environment Protection Measures (NEPM) for Air Quality
www.ephc.gov.au/

Air Health British Columbia Air quality and health information from Canada
www.airhealthbc.ca/default.htm

California Air Resources Board Air Pollution Seminar Series
http://www.arb.ca.gov/research/seminars/seminars.htm

US EPA Air Science 40 seminar series
http://www.epa.gov/airscience/past-seminars.htm

Rural Fire Service NSW  Information about bush fires and planned burn-offs www.rfs.nsw.gov.au 
Country Fire Authority Victoria www.cfa.vic.gov.au
Rural Fire Service Queensland www.ruralfire.qld.gov.au
Other Australian fire services


Australian Lung Foundation   Information on lung disease, its treatment, patient support and related issue
website: www.lungfoundation.com.au
Advice on woodsmoke and your health: www.lungfoundation.com.au/lung-information/patient-educational-material/fact-sheets/9

Heart Foundation  Poor air quality is a risk factor for cardiovascular disease. This website has information on keeping your heart healthy.
www.heartfoundation.org.au

Australian Asbestos Network  The Australian Asbestos Network website has been created by a team of media researchers at Murdoch University in Perth, Western Australia to give you easy access to information on asbestos-related diseases, health information for work and home, and to tell the history of asbestos in Australia and abroad.
www.australianasbestosnetwork.org.au

Mesothelioma Help  mesothelioma.net/mesothelioma/

Mesothelioma Symptoms  U.S. website featuring information and resources for patients and their families to better understand the symptoms of mesothelioma and the various aspects of diagnosis, prognosis, and treatment.
www.mesotheliomasymptoms.com

Pleural Mesothelioma Center 
pleuralmesothelioma.com - up to date information on asbestos and its negative health effects
asbestos.com - provides vital services and free resources for patients and families affected by mesothelioma and other asbestos-related cancers

World Health Organisation directing and coordinating authority for health within the United Nations system
website: www.who.int
Air quality guidelines for particulate matter, ozone, nitrogen dioxide and sulfur dioxide - Global update 2005: www.who.int/phe/health_topics/outdoorair_aqg/en/

The Global Alliance for Clean Cookstoves is a public-private initiative to save lives, improve livelihoods, empower women, and combat climate change by creating a thriving global market for clean and efficient household cooking solutions.
http://cleancookstoves.org/  |   Cooking shouldn't kill


Beyond Zero Emissions podcasts  Beyond Zero Radio for Climate Solutions
beyondzeroemissions.org/media/radio

Sustainable Living Armidale  Part of the global Transition Towns movement in Armidale, NSW
slaati.org

Clean Energy Council  The peak body representing Australia’s clean energy sector
www.cleanenergycouncil.org.au/cec/home.html

Friends of the Earth Australia  Clean energy solutions to Climate Change
www.foe.org.au/anti-nuclear/issues/clean-energy/research

Earth Day Network Earth Day 2012 is on April 22
www.earthday.org

Climate Change: a warming world The story of our warming world from NASA's Goddard Institude for Space Studies
http://climate.nasa.gov/warmingworld

CO2Now.org works to advance CO2 literacy as a stepping stone to decisions and solutions that will bring humanity's main environmental crises to an end: global warming, climate change and ocean acidification. 
http://co2now.org

EcoSolar Housing  Designing houses for the 21st century
http://www.aaev.net/management/bdc/bdc_documents/files/EcoSolar%20housing%20manual.pdf

Natural Resources Defense Council  (NRDC) Environmental action group in the U.S. NRDC works to solve the most pressing environmental issues we face today: Curbing Global Warming and Creating the Clean Energy Future; Reviving the World's Oceans; Protecting Health by Preventing Pollution; Fostering Sustainable Communities.
http://www.nrdc.org

Rocky Mountain Institute "At Rocky Mountain Institute we are practitioners, not theorists. We do solutions, not problems. We do transformation, not incrementalism.” Amory Lovins, Co-founder, Chairman and Chief Scientist. Homepage: rmi.org
Reinventing Fire Bold Business Solutions for the New Energy Era offers actionable solutions for four energy-intensive sectors of the economy: transportation, buildings, industry, and electricity rmi.org/reinventingfire

Solar Air Heating  is a renewable energy heating technology used to heat or condition air for buildings or process heat applications. It is typically the most cost-effective out of all the solar technologies, especially in commercial and industrial applications, and it addresses the largest usage of building energy in heating climates, which is space heating and industrial. SolarWall Solar Air Heating Technology  http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Solar_air_heat


Carbon Dioxide Information Analysis Center (CDIAC) is the primary climate-change data and information analysis center of the U.S. Department of Energy (DOE). CDIAC is located at DOE's Oak Ridge National Laboratory (ORNL) and includes the World Data Center for Atmospheric Trace Gases.
http://cdiac.ornl.gov