the oil spill: what you CAN do

Our feeling of powerlessness over the continuing oil spill in the Gulf Coast has made us feel just terrible… Until today, when the ever-wonderful Manhattan User’s Guide has published a long list of actions you can take in response to the Gulf Coast Oil Spill “large and small, short- and longterm”,  from participating in a Hands-Across-The-Sand Protest to texting WILDLIFE to 20222 to make a $10 donation to the National Wildlife Federation (NWF says 97% of the donation will go to Gulf region recovery efforts), to supplying life vests needed by the Barataria-Terrebonne National Estuary Volunteer Program. Check out the whole list here.

Related post: PBS’ Oil Spill Challenge: What’s Your Solution?

3 Responses to the oil spill: what you CAN do

  1. Elizabeth 06.13.2010 at 2:57am #

    The Hands Across the Sand site is so cool — and the video is beautiful, powerful — thank you for posting it!

  2. peter 06.20.2010 at 3:32pm #

    or ho about stop driving your car …

  3. Sally 06.20.2010 at 7:44pm #

    yeah, good idea!

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