Bike and Walk for Our Environment

The environmental benefits of bicycling and walking are well documented. Not only do bicyclists use no fossil fuel, emit zero emission, but also much less energy is used to manufacture a bike than a car. The state, national, and international studies below make this case.

National 

Federal Highway Administration

FHA as an agency of the US Department of Transportation makes the case for a better environment through bicycling. Read more … 

Pedestrian and Bicycle Information Center

This extensive website highlights the many ways bicycling is good for our environment. It also has detailed statistics and even webinars on this issue if you’re interested. Read more …

Biking Expert 

This website provides a good summary of the environmental, health and financial benefits of cycling. Read more ...

State

California 

The San Francisco Bay Area Bike to Work Day promotes biking for the environment. Read more …

Minnesota 

The Minnesota Environmental Partnership lists their reasons to bike for environment. Read more …

 

International 

Australia

The Queensland Department of Transport and Main Roads in Australia knows that bicycling can improve our environment. Read more …

Canada 

The Ontario Share the Road Cycling Coalition cites several studies on how biking is good for the environment. Read more …