Carbon Footprint Calculator

American Forests Climate Change Carbon Footprint Calculator

As policy makers struggle to agree on national and international actions to reduce the buildup of greenhouse gases, American Forests is taking action now. You can too!

Measure your carbon footprint and offset these emissions by planting trees with American Forests.

Just a Few Easy Steps:

  • 1. Fill in your estimates or numbers.
  • 2. Click calculate.
  • 3. Plant trees to offset your emissions.

Wondering how we arrived at these figures? Hyperlinks within the calculator will take you to our Assumptions and Sources page.

Questions and comments are welcome at info@americanforests.org.

kWh per Year
kwh lbs. CO2 Trees
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gals. lbs. CO2 Trees
Therms per Year
Therms. lbs. CO2 Trees
Average MPG
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Type of Fuel
miles mpg gals. lbs. CO2 Trees
Average MPG
Miles Driven per Year
Type of Fuel
miles mpg gals. lbs. CO2 Trees
Miles per Year
miles gallons lbs. CO2 Trees
Pounds of meat per Year
lbs. lbs. CO2 Trees
Pounds per Year
lbs. lbs. CO2 Trees
Pounds per Year
lbs. lbs. CO2 Trees