Wildlife-friendly Wedding Guide

Wildlife-friendly Wedding Calculator

Big events can come with big carbon footprints, and weddings are no exception. Food and transportation are two of the main components of our individual carbon footprints, so it’s no surprise that those will likely be the largest sources of your wedding’s greenhouse gas emissions. This calculator will help you begin to understand the carbon emissions associated with your wedding, as well as where you can reduce your impact on the climate.


✈️ Flights

How many roundtrip flights will guests be making to get to your wedding?

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🚗 Cars

How many cars will be driving to your wedding?

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🚌 Bus

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🍽️ Food

How many guests do you estimate would choose each meal?

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The average wedding carbon footprint is 63 metric tons of CO2. How does your wedding stack up?

Metric tons of CO2 emissions GRAND TOTAL =

That's the equivalent of miles driven
Which is about cross-country roadtrips.