Preserving Our Past by Protecting Our Future
Our Mission and Vision
We are a community organization working to educate and engage the Marblehead community to reduce waste and pollution and achieve net zero carbon emissions by 2040. Our vision is a vibrant and engaged community actively addressing the climate crisis to ensure our town and planet are habitable and safe for future generations.
World Oceans Day - Marblehead
Help us raise awareness and inspire action for conserving our precious ocean. On June 4 at State Street Landing see the new, all-electric Hood 26e powerboat from CW Hood Yachts, learn about future plans for Marblehead Harbor from the Harbor Plan Committee, visit with the Rozalia Project and American Promise, and more!
Learn more here.
Green Homes Tour Resources
Looking to improve your home’s energy efficiency?
Click here for the online tour book with details about the properties,
a map and links to fact sheets on home energy efficiency technologies
Click here for a video of the event by James Maroney,
Use reusable cloth bags for produce.
10 Simple Things You Can
Do for the Planet
Read Our Latest Blog Post
The Net Zero Roadmap was adopted unanimously by the Select Board on Wednesday, May 10. Sustainable Marblehead has had two members on the Green Marblehead Committee (GMC) for four years beginning in October 2019, and we worked with the 11-member committee to develop a vision and a roadmap to reach net zero carbon emissions by 2040.
Click here to read more.
How You Can Support Trees
Do you want to support the planting and maintenance of appropriate, native, low-maintenance trees to enhance Marblehead's tree canopy?
You'll help reduce heat loads, carbon levels, air pollution and storm runoff.
Click here for more.
Our Working Groups