Links

Local connections

Quantock Hills AONB
www.quantockhills.com
Our local AONB (the first in the country) which most unusually has resident wardens.
Somerset Wildlife Trust
www.somersetwildlife.org
Stand up for wildlife in Somerset!  Supported by our members we protect vulnerable wildlife and preserve wild places.”
Friends of Quantock
www.friendsofquantock.com
Friends of Quantock provides a voice for all those people concerned with the beauty and welfare of the Quantock Hills, an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty and a Site of Special Scientific Interest.”
Quantock Online
www.quantockonline.co.uk
General information about the Quantock Hills.
Somerset County Council
www.somerset.gov.uk
Somerset County Council’s main website for all things council related and much more.
Forum 21
www.west-somerset-forum21.org.uk
Forum 21 is a voluntary group based in West Somerset dedicated to raising environmental issues and fighting climate change.
Exmoor National Park
www.exmoor-nationalpark.gov.uk
Exmoor National Park’s website lists things to do, what to see, gives advice and lists availability of grants
Active Exmoor
www.activeexmoor.com
A guide to outdoor activities and events on Exmoor
Somerset Waste Partnership
www.somersetwaste.gov.uk
Responsible for all recycling in Somerset
Love Food Hate Waste 

http://www.lovefoodhatewaste.com/

Whatever food you love this site will help you waste less and save money!

Local Villages

Aisholt www.quantockonline.co.uk/quantocks/villages/aisholt/aisholt1.html
Bicknoller www.bicknoller.com
Bishops Lydeard www.bishopslydeard.org.uk www.bishops-lydeard.co.uk
Crowcombe www.crowcombe.org.uk
Kingston St Mary www.kingston-st-mary.org.uk
Nether Stowey www.netherstowey.org
Stogumber www.stogumber.org.uk
West Bagborough www.west-bagborough.org.uk
Williton www.williton.org
Other Quantock villages can be located using Quantock on line:
Broomfield, Combe Florey, Enmore,
Goathurst, Holford, Kilve, Over Stowey,
Spaxton.
www.quantockonline.co.uk

General sites dealing with Climate Change and Sustainable Energy

Centre for Sustainable Energy
www.cse.org.uk
Based in Bristol, “Our core objective is to tackle the threat of climate change and to end the misery of cold homes.” www.cse.org.uk/pages/energy-advice
www.cse.org.uk/pages/energy-advice/energy-saving-tips
www.cse.org.uk/pages/energy-advice/grants
www.cse.org.uk/pages/skills/advice/energy-advice-leaflets
www.cse.org.uk/pages/resources
www.cse.org.uk/pages/resources/links
www.cse.org.uk/pages/energy-advice/renewable-energy
www.cse.org.uk/downloads/file/fair_deal_feed-in_tariffs.pdf
CSE Project Sites   www.planlocal.org.uk
www.100ideashouse.com
Energy Savings Trust
www.EnergySavingTrust.org.uk
Free impartial advice and tips on how to save energy and money.
www.energysavingtrust.org.uk/Take-action/Grants-andsavings/Green-Deal
www.energysavingtrust.org.uk/Take-action/Money-saving-tips
www.energysavingtrust.org.uk/Take-action/Your-carbon-footprint-explained
www.energysavingtrust.org.uk/In-your-home/Home-Energy-check
Centre for Alternative Energy
www.cat.org.uk
We offer solutions to some of the most serious challenges facing our planet and the human race, such as climate change, pollution and the waste of precious resources. We aim to inspire, inform and enable people to live more sustainably.
Environment Agency
www.environment-agency.gov.uk
A government public information and education organisation dealing mainly with rivers, flooding and pollution.
New Economics Foundation
www.neweconomics.org/
Economics as if people and the planet mattered
www.superhomes.org.uk The Sustainable Energy Academy. How to find  exemplar energy efficient homes near you.
www.bigbarn.co.uk/ Buy locally produced seasonal food from farms near you.
www.businessgreen.com/ The latest news for greener business in the UK
World Wildlife Fund Energy
Report
http://assets.wwf.org.uk/downloads/2011_03_energy_report_uk_summary.pdf