Santa Cruz County Passes Measure D

Ecology Action worked with our local community to pass Measure D, providing critical funds for sustainable transportation projects including the Rail and Trail.

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Our VP of Transportation wins lifetime achievement award.

Ecology Action’s Piet Canin was honored with a Lifetime Achievement Award for his over 25 years’ of service forwarding bicycling as an alternative transportation method in Santa Cruz County. 

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We have four decades of experience helping people make simple, yet profound changes that have big environmental impact. We help people overcome the barriers that stand in the way of change that ultimately benefit themselves, their businesses and the planet. Our work not only inspires action today, but for the people in the communities we serve, it opens their mind to the possibility of bigger, bolder changes tomorrow.

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As a consulting non-profit, we specialize in working with utilities, local and federal government, foundations and communities to deliver programs that inspire customers and communities to act now.



Counties of Santa Cruz, Monterey, San Benito, and San Mateo; Cities of Capitola, Santa Cruz, Watsonville, Monterey, San Jose, and Scotts Valley; Association of Monterey Bay Area Governments, Local Government Commission, Resource Conservation Districts of San Mateo, Santa Cruz, San Benito, Monterey,
San Luis Obispo, and Santa Barbara Counties.


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We believe that when individuals make simple changes in their behavior they drive large scale changes that benefit people and the planet. This translates into reduced carbon emissions, stronger businesses, healthier communities, and a sustainable future for all.

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