Contra Costa County

Help Fight Global Warming


Contra Costa County has instituted a wide range of programs and activities which have reduced greenhouse gas emissions (pollution that causes global warming). These climate protection web pages highlight some potential local impacts from global warming, provides some background regarding the County's climate protection efforts and lists some suggested steps that you can take to help.

Greenhouse Gas Emissions - What causes global warming?

Global Warming Impacts - Bay Area & California

Reducing County's Emissions - Contra Costa County's Climate Protection Efforts

Your Carbon Footprint - Can one person or family really make a difference?

Reducing Your Emissions - Top 10 things anyone can do to reduce global warming

Municipal Greenhouse Gas Reduction Toolkit *NEW*

For additional information about the County's Climate Protection Efforts, please contact Deidra Dingman (925-335-1224).

Contra Costa County
Department of Conservation & Development
651 Pine Street, 4th Floor - North Wing, Martinez CA  94553
(925) 335-1290