Omega Center for Sustainable Living

Regenerative Thinking and Design

The Omega Center for Sustainable Living (OCSL) demonstrates and teaches what is possible through regenerative thinking and design. Our award-winning building, Eco-Machine, community organizing, and innovative educational programs offer visitors and students a path toward a sustainable, just, resilient, and regenerative future. We envision a world where all people can awaken their full human potential while caring for each other and the Earth.

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To make a bigger impact, we need your help. Your support helps us develop groundbreaking programs like Drawdown Learn, and provides scholarships to students, educators, and climate activists working to create a more sustainable future.

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Facing Your Emotions Around Climate Change

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Climate Action: It's Time for Elders to Be Allies

Conference

Orion Environmental Writers' Workshop

  • Jun 21 - Jun 26 2020
  • Rhinebeck, NY
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From Climate Change Frustration to Euphoria

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DIY All-Natural Body Cream

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Workshops & Events

Conference

Orion Environmental Writers' Workshop

  • Jun 21 - Jun 26 2020
  • Rhinebeck, NY
Workshop

Ecological Literacy Immersion Program (ELIP)

  • Jun 28 - Jul 24 2020
  • Rhinebeck, NY

Programs & Initiatives

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Scholarships

Leadership Award in Sustainability Education

Past Programs

Perspectives

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Meet Some of the ELIP Participants

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Commercial Passive House

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Design by Nature Conference Keynote

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How Nature Inspires Innovations in Engineering

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Commercial Passive House

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Saving Seeds Is Our Duty

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The Commons Are the Web of Life

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Clearwater Receives the First Leadership in Sustainable Education Award

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Everything That Is Good for the Environment Is a Job

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3 Biggest Ways to Reduce Your Environmental Impact

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What Permaculture Teaches Us About Leadership

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Our Fate Hinges on Water Reclamation

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Who Lives in Omega's Lake?

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From Climate Change Frustration to Euphoria

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Climate Action: It's Time for Elders to Be Allies

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Reflections From a UN Climate Conference

Press Release

Omega Center for Sustainable Living Marks 10th Anniversary of Environmental Innovation & Commitment to Climate Action

July 16, 2019
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Facing the New Recycling Challenge

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Passion and Concern on Display at Climate Strikes

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4 Ways to Bring Drawdown Into Your Kitchen

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Drawdown Learn Satellites Propel Climate Action

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Omega Center for Sustainable Living & Project Drawdown Join Forces to Catalyze Global Education Coalition to Reverse Global Warming by Year 2050

September 05, 2018
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Cultivating Farmers of Color at Soul Fire Farm

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Omega Meals Provide Nourishment Beyond Campus

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Being Fearless Watch Parties Abound

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