Green Map System Brochure

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Green Map System connects people to green living sites, nature, culture and social innovations in their own communities through locally charted maps. Now in 55 countries, as seen at GreenMap.org

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Green Map System Brochure

  1. 1. TH I N K GLOBA L MAP LOCAL
  2. 2. ~ œ † ˆ i c W J T z 1 $ ¬ s _
  3. 3. “ A Green Map gives you back the city – not in someone else’s sterile view, but as a riotous living tapestr y of human activity.” – The Ecologist
  4. 4. INT RO DU C T IO N GRE EN MAPS WHAT WE DO PLAC ES “ O UR UNIQ UE A PPROAC H MAPMAKER S IMPACT S RES O URC ES SUPPO RTERS HO NO R S O NLINE CO NTACT US O UR IC O NS
  5. 5. “ It’s a great way of Think Global, Map Local! working with communities to help them understand what sustainable development actually means on a local level. ” – Mike Trevett, Fife, Scotland Green Mapmaker, Action for Change I N T RO D U C T I O N
  6. 6. k g Green Business Green/ Conser ving or Ser vice Products ª W Community Public Forest/ Center Natural Area
  7. 7. “ Green Map is the most Guiding the way, for over a decade effective truly distributed grassroots global project I have ever seen online.” – Jim Fournier, Director, Planetwork W H AT W E D O
  8. 8. ƒ o Child Friendly Cultural Site Eco-site ß / Amphibian Reuse Site Habitat
  9. 9. “ Green Map System is How is a Green Map unique? ultimately about the recognition and revitalization of sustainable living.” – Orion Afield O U R U N I Q U E A P P RO A C H
  10. 10. f ´ Green Maps Pollution Monitor Available Here ~ b Vegetarian/ Green Building Natural Cafe
  11. 11. “ Green Light District: Green Maps make tangible differences One bad apple may spoil the lot, but one green apple can star t a trend.” – Metropolis Magazine I M PA C T S
  12. 12. P ] Eco-spiritual Site Best Walks w 8 Parklands/ Blight Site Recreation Area
  13. 13. Selection of Honors for Green Map System H O N O R S
  14. 14. r i Special Tree Solar Energy Site y X Star-gazing Site Public Boat Launch Site
  15. 15. “ …Green Maps show On the internet, serving the world us the way to remake territor y… It’s wonderful to have them brought together in a way accessible to people ever ywhere.” – Ernest Callenbach, author of Ecotopia O N L I N E
  16. 16. Explore: H j Information Online Water Recycling System E † Protest Point Significant Habitat
  17. 17. “ We have seen the future , Green Map® Icons are at the heart of the Green Map movement and it’s little bitty icons on a folding map.” – San Francisco Bay Guardian O U R I C O N S
  18. 18. § … Danger Zone Light Rail Transit q 1 Zoo and Wildlife Drinking Water Center Source
  19. 19. “ ...as self-por traits Compelling community portraits by communities with different features and characteristics , the maps have distinctive flavors , scopes and scales , Yet they can also be understood across nations and cultures…” – Sphere magazine G R E E N M A P S
  20. 20. F J Eco Information Recycling Site Center x _ Waterfront Park Bicycle Site or Beach
  21. 21. EUROPE A FR IC A & MI D - E AST O C EAN I A P L A C E S
  22. 22. NORTH AMER IC A ASIA C ARI BB EAN CENT R AL AM ERIC A SO UTH AME RIC A
  23. 23. Selected Green Maps... Swansea, Wales Victoria Falls, Zimbabwe Hamilton, New Zealand AFRICA G R E E U NP E M A P S E RO OCEANIA
  24. 24. Jhenjhu, Taiwan Santa Monica & Ballona Santiago, Chile Watershed, California ASIA L AT I N A M E R I C A N O RT H A M E R I C A
  25. 25. “ I hope that our work Green Map: a people-centered system will be useful to others down the road and will help in the preservation of the things we thought were impor tant…” – Jon Kohli, 7th Grade Calgar y, Canada Green Mapmaker, in City Vision News M A P M A K E R S
  26. 26. ¨ ¥ Spring Blossoms Great View e R Art Spot Wildlife Watching Area
  27. 27. “ Green Map has changed We produce ‘beyond the map’ resources for Green Map users, too. the whole perspective of the Society for Protection of Nature in Israel’s Jerusalem branch, and indeed throughout our coalition.” – Naomi Tsur, Director R E S O U R C E S
  28. 28. Green Map Atlas Digital Green Map Atlases Mapping our Common Ground
  29. 29. Green Map Activity Guide Energetic Green Map Green Map Icon Poster Movement
  30. 30. Our ability to serve local and global Green Map projects is made possible by the generous contributions of Green Mapmakers, individual donors, in-kind and foundation supporters including: S U P P O RT E R S
  31. 31. a Special thanks to Green Mapmakers around the world, who generously provided images, quotes and the inspiration evident here.

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