Ecosteader is PDX's community web portal for citizens with an ecological consciousness about things like:
- Lean design -- Living smaller, by choice, to reduce carbon footprint
- Green building -- Environmentally-friendly construction, materials, architecture, techniques
- Energy conscientiousness -- Emerging clean tech (both on and off the grid)
- Smart urban planning -- A well-designed city can be one of the most ecologically-efficient places to live; let's design smarter infrastructure
- Urban ecosteading -- Composting / green roofs / community gardening. How to teach stewardship land stewardship in an urban setting?
- Transportation -- Greener ways to get around in the 21st Century