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This is a list of environmental organizations, organizations that preserve, analyze or monitor the environment. Environmental organizations can be global, regional, national or local; they can be governmental or private. Image File history File links Emblem-important. ... Alternative meaning: Organisation (band). ... This article is about Earth as a planet. ... The definition of continental subregions in use by the United Nations. ... For other uses, see Country (disambiguation). ... A government is an organization that has the power to make and enforce laws for a certain territory. ... The private sector of a nations economy consists of all that is outside the state. ...

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Intergovernmental Organizations

International organizations and bodies established through international agreements or other commitments to protect the environment: For the political science journal, see International Organization. ...

The Commission for Environmental Cooperation (CEC) is an international organization created by Canada, Mexico and the United States under the North American Agreement on Environmental Cooperation (NAAEC). ... European Environment Agency (EEA), agency of the European Union devoted to establishing a monitoring network for the monitoring of the European environment. ... IPCC is the science authority for the UNFCCC The Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC) was established in 1988 by two United Nations organizations, the World Meteorological Organization (WMO) and the United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP), to evaluate the risk of climate change brought on by humans, based mainly on... Klaus Töpfer, UNEP Exec. ... Klaus Töpfer, former UNEP Exec. ... Environmentalists for Nuclear Energy (EFN) is a pro-nuclear power non-profit organization. ...

Government Organizations

The governments of all developed countries, as well as the majority of developing countries have government departments or agencies devoted to monitoring and protecting the environment: A developed country is a country that has achieved (currently or historically) a high degree of industrialization, and which enjoys the higher standards of living which wealth and technology make possible. ... A developing country is a country with low average income compared to the world average. ...


Brazil

IBAMA is the Brazilian Ministry of the Environments enforcement agency. ...

Canada

Environment Canada is the department of the government of Canada with responsibility for coordinating environmental policies and programs as well as preserving and enhancing the natural environment and conservation of wildlife. ...

Isle of Man

Manx National Heritage (in Manx Eiraght Ashoonagh Vannin) is the national heritage organisation for the Isle of Man. ...

New Zealand

The Department of Conservation (In Māori, Te Papa Atawhai), commonly known by its acronym, DOC, is the state sector organisation of New Zealand which deals with the conservation of New Zealand’s natural and historic heritage. ... State sector organisations in New Zealand (as at January 2004) are as follows: Parliamentary Offices Office of the Controller and Auditor-General (Tumuaki o te Mana Arotake) Office of the Ombudsmen (Nga Kaitiaki Mana Tangata) Office of the Parliamentary Commissioner for the Environment (Te Kaitiaki Taiao a Te Whare P... The Parliamentary Commissioner for the Environment is an independent Officer of the New Zealand Parliament appointed for a five-year term under the Environment Act 1986. ...

United Kingdom

The Campaign to Protect Rural England (CPRE, formerly Council for the Preservation of Rural England ) is a voluntary anti-urbanist, pro-nature organisation. ... Friends of the Earth is an international network of environmental organizations in 70 countries. ... The logo of the Wildlife Trusts The Wildlife Trusts partnership, or simply The Wildlife Trusts, is a partnership of 47 local wildlife trusts in the United Kingdom plus the Isle of Man and Alderney. ... The Association for Environment Conscious Building (AECB) is the leading network for sustainable building professionals in the United Kingdom. ...

England

The standard of English Heritage English Heritage is a non-departmental public body of the United Kingdom government (Department for Culture, Media and Sport) with a broad remit of managing the historic environment of England. ... English Nature is the United Kingdom government agency that promotes the conservation of wildlife, geology and wild places throughout England. ... (see also the List of environmental organizations) The Environment Agency (Welsh: Asiantaeth yr Amgylchedd) of England and Wales was created by the Environment Act 1995, along with the Scottish Environment Protection Agency. ...

Scotland

Historic Scotland is the Scottish agency looking after historic monuments. ... Scottish Natural Heritage (SNH) is a Scottish public body . ... The Scottish Environment Protection Agency (SEPA) is a powerful non-departmental public body in Scotland sponsored by the Scottish Executive Environment and Rural Affairs Department. ...

Wales

The Countryside Council for Wales (Welsh: Cyngor Cefn Gwlad Cymru) is the United Kingdom Governments wildlife conservation authority for Wales. ... Cadw is a semi-autonomous publicly-funded body which with the mission to protect, conserve, and to promote the built heritage of Wales — the Welsh equivalent of English Heritage and Historic Scotland. ...

Northern Ireland

The Environment and Heritage Service is the United Kingdom Governments conservation agency for Northern Ireland. ...

United States

EPA redirects here. ... The USFWS logo The United States Fish and Wildlife Service is a unit of the United States Department of the Interior that is dedicated to managing and preserving wildlife. ...

Native American Nations

  • Inter-Tribal Environmental Council
  • All US states have fish and game departments that regulate local hunting and other taking of wild animals.

The mission of the Inter-Tribal Environmental Council (ITEC) is to protect; the health of Native Americans, their natural resources, and their environment as it relates to air, land and water. ...

Private Organizations (Environmental NGOs)

These organizations are involved in lobbying, advocacy, or conservation efforts: This article is about the political effort. ... Advocacy is the act of arguing on behalf of a particular issue, idea or person. ... The conservation movement is a political and social movement that seeks to protect natural resources including plant and animal species as well as their habitat for the future. ...


International

The Bellona Foundation is an international environmental organization established in 1986 as a Norwegian organization and based in Oslo. ... Biofuelwatch is an environmental organisation concerned with the regulation of the supply of biofuels in the European Union. ... BirdLife International is the international conservation organization working to protect the world’s birds and their habitats. ... The Center for International Environmental Law (CIEL) is a public interest, not-for-profit environmental law firm founded in 1989 to strengthen international and comparative environmental law and policy around the world. ... Conservation International (CI) is a nonprofit organization headquartered in Washington, D.C., that seeks to protect Earths biodiversity hotspots, high-biodiversity wilderness areas as well as important marine regions around the globe. ... The Earth Charter Initiative is the collective name for the extraordinarily diverse, global network of people, organizations, and institutions who participate in promoting the Earth Charter, and in implementing its principles in practice. ... Earth Policy Institute is an environmental organization based in Washington DC in the United States. ... The Environmental Investigation Agency (EIA) was established in 1984 to investigate, expose and campaign against the illegal trade in wildlife and the destruction of the natural environment. ... FERN, the Forests and the European Union Resource Network, is an international non-governmental organization created in 1995 to keep track of the EU’s involvement in forests and to co-ordinate NGO activities at the European level. ... Official logotype of FSC The Forest Stewardship Council is a non-profit organization based in Bonn, Germany. ... Tradition The Friends of Nature organisation was founded in Vienna in 1895. ... Friends of the Earth is an international network of environmental organizations in 70 countries. ... Gaia Mater logo GAIA MATER is an international network of humanist ecology, whose main object is solidarity, sharing of means, and protection of environmental equilibrium. ... The Global Water Policy Project (GWPP) was founded by Sandra Postel in 1994. ... Global Witness is an international NGO that highlights the links between natural resource exploitation, poverty, corruption, and human rights abuses worldwide. ... Great Transition is a vision of how humanity can create a planetary civilization that reflects egalitarian social and ecological values, affirms diversity, and defeats poverty, war, and environmental destruction. ... Green Cross International is an environmentalist organization founded by former Soviet leader Mikhail Gorbachev in 1993, building upon the work started by the 1992 Earth Summit in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. ... Greenpeace protest against Esso / Exxon Mobil. ... The International Institute for Sustainable Development is a Canada-based organization focused on improving the sustainability of the world. ... NatureServe is a non-profit environmental conservation organization. ... The Tellus Institute is a non-profit research and policy organization based in Boston, Massachusetts. ... This article is about the US organization called The Nature Conservancy. ... Founded in 2000, the Nicodemus Wilderness Project provides global volunteer and service-learning opportunities that empower youth to help save the natural environment while developing their own leadership skills. ... The Stockholm Environment Institute, or SEI, is a non-profit, independent research institute and think-tank specialising in sustainable development and environmental issues. ... The Whale and Dolphin Conservation Society (WDCS) is the most prominent environmental organization that dedicates itself to conservation and welfare of all whales, dolphins and porpoises. ... The World Business Council for Sustainable Development (WBCSD) bis a CEO-led, global association of some 190 companies dealing exclusively with business and sustainable development. ... WorldChanging is a bright green environmentalist blog which covers ecological, humanitarian and design issues through solutions-based journalism covering tools, models and ideas for building a better future and eschewing traditional news and criticism. ... The Worldwatch Institute is an environmental research organisation in the United States. ... The World Wide Fund for Nature (WWF) is an international non-governmental organization for the conservation, research and restoration of the natural environment, formerly named the World Wildlife Fund, which remains its official name in the United States and Canada. ... The Xerces Society is an environmental organization that focuses on invertebrates which are essential to biological diversity. ... The Yellowstone to Yukon Conservation Initiative or Y2Y is a joint Canada- US network of over 800 organizations and individiuals interested in restoring and maintaining the Yellowstone to Yukon region. ...

Regional

Africa

The African American Environmentalist Association is a lobby group focusing on environmental issues. ... The African Conservation Foundation is working towards the protection and conservation of Africas endangered wildlife and their habitats. ... The Environmental Foundation for Africa (EFA) is a Sierra Leone [[non-governmental organization] founded in 1992 that aims to protect and restore the environment in West Africa. ...

Europe

The European Biomass Association (AEBIOM, from the official French name Association Européenne pour la Biomasse) is a group of national biomass associations with membership open to representatives of the European Union and Central and Eastern Europe. ... The European Environmental Bureau (EEB) is the largest federation of environmental organisations in Europe, with more than 140 members, environmental non-governmental organisations in 31 countries. ... The Regional Environmental Center for Central and Eastern Europe (REC) is a non-profit, non-advocacy, independent international environmental organisation. ...

North America

The Association of Environmental Professionals (AEP) is a non-profit organization of interdisciplinary professionals including environmental science, resource management, environmental planning and other professions contributing to this field. ... The North American Native Fishes Association (NANFA) is a non-profit, tax-exempt US corporation that serves to bring together professional and amateur aquarists, anglers, fisheries biologists, ichthyologists, fish and wildlife officials, educators and naturalists who share an interest in the conservation, study, and captive husbandry of North Americas...

National

Australia

See also Category:Environmental organisations based in Australia. The Australian Conservation Foundation (ACF) is an Australian non-profit, community-based environmental group focused on advocacy, policy research and community education for environmental reform and ecologically sustainable development. ... Australian Coal Alliance [Web site http://australiancoalalliance. ... The Australian Student Environment Network (ASEN) is the national network of many campus environment collectives in Australia. ... Categories: Australian environmental organisations | Conservation in Australia | Australia-related stubs ... Logo Environment Victoria is an Australian not-for-profit, charitable group and Victorias peak non-government environment organisation. ... The Public Transport Users Association, founded in 1976 as the Train Travellers Association, is a community-based public transport lobby group in Victoria, Australia, based in Melbourne. ... The Gaia Movement is an international network of individuals and Gaia groups, that share concerns with living more sustainably on the Earth. ...


Austria

The Transitforum Austria Tirol is an Austrian all-party non-governmental organization, which advocates for a reduction of international through traffic on Austrian roads, for environmental and medical reasons. ...

Canada

See also Category:Environmental organizations based in Canada. The Canadian Environmental Law Association (CELA) is a non-profit, public interest organization established in 1970 to use existing laws to protect the environment and to advocate environmental law reforms. ... To meet Wikipedias quality standards, this article or section may require cleanup. ... Canadian Institute for Environmental Law and Policy (CIELAP) founded in 1970, has established itself as one of a handful of Canadian organizations that has the competence, the resources and the capabilities to conduct important research on environmental law and policy. ... The David Suzuki Foundation is an environmental organization based in Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada. ... The Manitoba Eco-Network is a non-profit organization located in Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada. ... Nature Canada is a member-based non-profit conservation organization whose mission is to protect nature and the processes that sustain it. ... Sierra Club of/du Canada (SCC) is the Canadian affiliate of the United States-based Sierra Club. ... Sierra Legal Defence Fund is Canadas largest non-profit environmental law organisation, using litigation as its primary method of defending and protecting public health and the environment. ... The International Institute for Sustainable Development is a Canada-based organization focused on improving the sustainability of the world. ...


Croatia

  • Ekološko društvo Zeleni Osijek

Ecological association Green Osijek was founded in 1995 in Osijek, Croatia. ...

Czech Republic

  • Hnutí DUHA - Friends of the Earth Czech Republic

Hnutí DUHA (-Czech, translated to English as The Rainbow Movement) is an environmental movement in the Czech Republic, the most prominent in the country (as of middle of 2000s). ...

Germany

  • ARA
  • Bergwaldprojekt e.V.
  • Bund für Umwelt und Naturschutz Deutschland (BUND) = Friends of the Earth Germany
  • BUNDjugend (BUND's Youth organization)
  • Bundesvereinigung gegen Fluglärm (BVF)
  • Global 2000
  • Greenpeace Germany
  • Pro Regenwald e.V.
  • Rettet den Regenwald
  • Robin Wood
  • Verkehrsclub Deutschland (VCD)

ARA may refer to: Academic Research Alliance, an organization created to involve students in scientific activities Agricultural Relief Act, a program by Franklin D. Roosevelt during the Great Depression, as part of his New Deal. ... Bund für Umwelt und Naturschutz Deutschland (BUND: League for the environment and nature conservation, Germany) is the German Branch of Friends of the Earth (FOE) and was founded 1975 as a federation of pre-existing regional groups. ... Friends of the Earth is an international network of environmental organizations in 70 countries. ... BUNDjugend is the youth group of the German Federation for the Enviroment and the Protection of Nature (Bund für Umwelt und Naturschutz Deutschland, BUND). ... The environmental organisation ROBIN WOOD - Gewaltfreie Aktionsgemeinschaft für Natur und Umwelt e. ...

Hungary

  • Védegylet - Protect the Future!

Hong Kong

  • Friends of the Earth
  • Green Power
  • The Conservancy Association

The Conservancy Association (Chinese: 長春社) was founded in 1968. ...

India

Iran

// Earth Watchers Center (EWC) is a Non-profit Environmental Organization in Iran which has been officially in function since September 2002. ...

Ireland

  • Irish Woodworkers for Africa (trading as Just Forests)

Isle of Man

  • Basking Shark Society
  • Dalby Woodland Trust
  • Friends of the Earth Isle of Man
  • Friends of the Glens
  • Island Agenda 21
  • Isle of Man One World Centre
  • Manx Bird Atlas
  • Manx Rivers Improvement Association
  • Manx Wildlife Trust
  • Manx Woodland Trust
  • Native Oak Group
  • Permaculture Association
  • Society for the Protection of the Manx Countryside
  • Zero Waste Mann

Israel

Israel Union for Environmental Defense (IUED), (Hebrew: ), translit. ...

Italy

LIPU, the Lega italiana protezione uccelli (En. ...

Kenya

The Green Belt Movement is a grassroots non-governmental organization based in Kenya that focuses on environmental conservation, community development and capacity building. ...

Macedonia

The Macedonian Ecological Society (MES) was founded in 1972. ...

Montenegro

  • MNECO Center for sustainable development of ECO-system and ECO-tourism

The Netherlands

  • AIDEnvironment
  • Both ENDS environment and development service
  • Greenpeace Netherlands
  • ICCO
  • Milieudefensie - Friends of the Earth Netherlands
  • Netherlands Centre for Indigenous Peoples
  • WWF Netherlands

Both ENDS is a Dutch environmental organisation that supports the work of environmental movement in the South of the world and in the Central and Eastern European (CEE) countries. ... Interchurch Organisation for Development Cooperation (ICCO) - non-profit organization providing assistance to needy communities in organizing sustainable housing and living conditions. ... Milieudefensie (Dutch for environmental defense) is a Dutch environmental organisation, founded on 6 january 1971 by a group of scientists in response to the report of the Club of Rome. ...

New Zealand

Buller Conservation Group is an environmental organisation based in Westport on the West Coast of New Zealand. ... The Environment and Conservation Organisations of Aotearoa New Zealand (ECO) was formed in 1971 under the name of CoEnCo and changed its name to ECO in 1976. ... Greenpeace Aotearoa New Zealand is one of New Zealand largest environmental organisations, and is a member organisation Greenpeace Greenpeace Aotearoa New Zealand has taken action since 1974 to protect the natural environment. ... Kiwis Against Seabed Mining (KASM) is an environmental group established to create community awareness of the environmental risks associated with the mining of the sea bed around New Zealand. ... Founded in 1980, the New Zealand Native Forests Restoration Trust is an organisation involved in forest restoration. ... New Zealand Ecological Restoration Network (NZERN) is an environmental organisation dedicated to protecting and restoring the biodiversity of New Zealand. ... The Royal Forest and Bird Protection Society of New Zealand is an environmental organization specialising in conservation in New Zealand. ... The Save Happy Valley Campaign is an environmental activist movement formed with the express purpose of preventing the commencement of an open cast coal mine on the West Coast of New Zealand. ... TerraNature is an incorporated charitable trust located in Auckland, New Zealand. ... Trees for Survival is an environmental organisation in New Zealand It is an initiative for the Rotary Club of New Zealand. ... http://www. ... Climaction is a radical enivornmental Climate Change coalition in Aotearoa / New Zealand. ...

Norway

The Bellona Foundation is an international environmental organization established in 1986 as a Norwegian organization and based in Oslo. ... Green Warriors of Norway (Norwegain: Norges Miljøvernforbund, NMF) is a Norwegian democtratic member environmental organisation based in Bergen, with offices in Oslo and Tromsø. The organisation works both localy, nationaly and internationaly, primarilly within the fields of industrial waste and pollution. ... Natur og Ungdom is a Norwegian youth environment protecting organisation. ... Zero Emission Resource Organisation or ZERO is a Norwegian environmental organisation that was founded in 2002 to work with reduction of greenhouse gases, primarilly in Norway. ...

Pakistan

The Rehbar Development Foundation (RDF), is a Pakistani National Organization, established in 2003 to conserve and protect plants and soils for the benefit of present and future generations. ...

Portugal

Protest against the destruction of natural spaces in the coast of Alentejo, to build touristic accommodations. ...

Russia

  • Friends of Siberian Forests

South Africa

Earthlife Africa is a South African environmental organization founded in August 1988, in Johannesburg. ... Koeberg Alert formed in 1983 and started out as a local campaign against South Africas nuclear programme, in particular the construction of Koeberg Nuclear Power Station. ... The Cape Town Ecology Group is a South African based radical environmental group, founded in 1987, as a child of Koeberg Alert, and active until the early 1990s. ...

Slovakia

  • Greenpeace Slovakia
  • VLK - Saving The Forests and Wild Animals
  • WOLF Forest Protection Movement

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Spain

  • Adena WWF
  • Amazònia Assemblea de Solidaritat
  • Greenpeace Spain
  • Los Amigos de la Tierra

Switzerland

  • Bruno-Manser-Fonds
  • Society for Threatened Peoples Switzerland

Taiwan

  • Taiwan Environmental Protection Union
  • Taiwan Environmental Action Network

Tanzania

  • Sand County Foundation

United Kingdom

The Campaign to Protect Rural England (CPRE, formerly Council for the Preservation of Rural England ) is a voluntary anti-urbanist, pro-nature organisation. ... The CornerHouse is a leading leisure complex in Nottingham, England. ... Down to Earth - true to themelf and sometimes strage [1] Film and Television Down to Earth (TV series), a 1983–1987 television series starring Carol Mansell, Dick Sargent and David Kaufman Down to Earth (UK TV Series), a 2000 British television series starring Pauline Quirke Down to Earth (1947 film... The Earth Liberation Front (ELF) is the collective name for anonymous and autonomous groups that, according to the now defunct Earth Liberation Front Press Office (ELFPO), use direct action in the form of economic sabotage to stop the exploitation and destruction of the natural environment. ... The Forest Peoples Programme is a non-governmental organisation that campaigns for the rights of indigenous forest-dwellers. ... Usually referred to just as Friends of the Earth within its home countries, Friends of the Earth (England, Wales and Northern Ireland) is one of 70 national groups around the world which make up the Friends of the Earth network of environmental organizations. ... The Institution of Environmental Sciences (IES) represents a very broad spectrum of practices in the environmental field and is a charitable organisation, which promotes and raises public awareness of environmental science by supporting professional scientists and academics working in this crucial arena. ... The John Muir Trust (JMT), is a Scottish charity, established in 1983 to conserve and protect wild places with their indigenous animals, plants and soils for the benefit of present and future generations. ... The Town and Country Planning Association is Englands oldest environmental charity. ... The Campaign to Protect Rural England (CPRE, formerly Council for the Preservation of Rural England ) is a voluntary anti-urbanist, pro-nature organisation. ... The Royal Society for the Protection of Birds (RSPB) is Europes largest wildlife conservation charity. ... The Royal Society for the Protection of Birds (RSPB) is Europes largest wildlife conservation charity. ... This article or section does not adequately cite its references or sources. ...

United States

The Abalone Alliance (1977 – 1985) was a nonviolent civil disobedience group formed to shut down the Pacific Gas and Electric Companys Diablo Canyon nuclear power plant near San Luis Obispo (on the central California coast). ... The African American Environmentalist Association is a lobby group focusing on environmental issues. ... American Bird Conservancy, commonly abbreviated ABC, is a charitable organization that works solely to conserve native wild birds and their habitats throughout the Americas. ... The American Farmland Trust (AFT) is an organization founded to preserve farmland in the United States and to promote sustainable farming practices. ... The Association of Environmental Professionals (AEP) is a non-profit organization of interdisciplinary professionals including environmental science, resource management, environmental planning and other professions contributing to this field. ... The Center for a New American Dream is a non-profit organization based in Takoma Park, Maryland. ... The Clamshell Alliance was an organization formed in 1976 in order to oppose construction of the Seabrook Nuclear Power Station in New Hampshire. ... Defenders of Wildlife is dedicated to the protection of all native wild animals and plants in their natural communities. ... Earth First! is a radical environmental defense movement, pioneered in the early 1980s by Arizona desert activists Dave Foreman, Mike Roselle and others. ... The Earth Island Institute was founded in 1982 by environmentalist David Brower. ... The Earth Liberation Front (ELF) is the collective name for anonymous and autonomous groups that, according to the now defunct Earth Liberation Front Press Office (ELFPO), use direct action in the form of economic sabotage to stop the exploitation and destruction of the natural environment. ... Ecologyfund. ... Environmental Defense (formerly known as the Environmental Defense Fund or EDF), is a US-based nonprofit environmental advocacy group. ... The Forest Guardians Logo Forest Guardians is a non profit environmental organization that is based out of Santa Fe, New Mexico. ... Global Green USA is the U.S. arm of Green Cross International. ... The League of Conservation Voters is an American environmentalist lobby. ... The Izaak Walton League is an American environmental organization founded in 1922 that promotes natural resource protection and outdoor recreation. ... Headquarter of National Audubon Society in New York. ... Natures Classroom is a non-profit outdoor environmental education program started in 1973 in the Northeast of the United States. ... The Natural Resources Defense Council (NRDC) [1] is a leftist, New York City-based, non-profit, non-partisan environmental advocacy group, with offices in Washington, D.C., San Francisco, and Los Angeles. ... Native Forest Council is a national environmental organization that advocates a complete elimination of public lands extraction in the United States. ... The National Geographic Society, headquartered in Washington, D.C. in the United States, is one of the worlds largest not-for-profit educational and scientific organizations. ... The National Wildlife Federation is the largest American conservation organization, with over 5 million members and supporters in 47 state-affiliated organizations; its annual budget is over $125 million as of 2006. ... NatureServe is a non-profit environmental conservation organization. ... Negative Population Growth is a membership organization in the United States, founded in 1972. ... The Neighborhood Parks Council is a non-profit environmental organization based in San Francisco, California that contributes to the green movement by supporting and advocating for urban parks. ... The New Jersey Audubon Society is an environmental education and conservation advocacy organization. ... New York City Audubon is an American non-profit environmental organization incorporated in 1979. ... Population Connection is an organization in the United States, formerly known as Zero Population Growth. ... The Rainforest Action Network (RAN) is an environmental organization based in San Francisco, California, USA. The organization was founded by Randy Hurricane Hayes in 1985. ... Republicans for Environmental Protection (or REP America), is a national organization of Republican voters formed in 1995 with the stated purpose of educating and advocating environmental issues and supporting efforts to conserve natural resources and protect human and environmental health. ... Save-the-Redwoods logo The Save-the-Redwoods League is an organization dedicated to the protection of the remaining Coast Redwood trees in the U.S. state of California. ... Sea Shepherd flag flying on the RV Farley Mowat. ... The Student Environmental Action Coalition or SEAC, pronounced seek, is a student and youth run national network of progressive organizations and individuals whose aim is to uproot environmental injustices through action and education. ... The Sierra Club is an American environmental organization founded on May 28, 1892 in San Francisco, California by the well-known preservationist John Muir, who became its first president. ... Release of rehabilitated pinnipeds into the Pacific Ocean The Marine Mammal Center is a private non-profit organization centered on rescue, rehabilitation, environmental research and education pertaining to certain species within the pinnipedia, carnivora and cetacea biological orders. ... This article is about the US organization called The Nature Conservancy. ... TreePeople is a Los Angeles nonprofit that encourages the planting of trees. ... The Union of Concerned Scientists (UCS) is an advocacy organization based in Cambridge, Massachusetts, United States. ... The Waterkeeper Alliance is an environmental organization that grew from an older group known as the Riverkeeper on the Hudson River in New York state. ... TWS is composed of spirited people protecting Americas Wilderness since 1935 through the potent combination of science, advocacy and education. ... WorldChanging is a bright green environmentalist blog which covers ecological, humanitarian and design issues through solutions-based journalism covering tools, models and ideas for building a better future and eschewing traditional news and criticism. ...

Vietnam

  • Education for Nature - Vietnam (ENV)

Education for Nature – Vietnam (ENV) is Vietnam’s first local NGO to focus on conservation of wildlife and the environment through education. ...

Other (to be categorized)

Official logo of The Resource Foundation The Resource Foundation (TRF) is a US-based 501(c)(3) non-profit non-governmental organization that cultivates productive relationships between sustainable private development organizations in Latin America and selective donors worldwide by leveraging capital and information resources to increase the self-reliance and... The Civic Trust of England and Wales is a charitable organisation founded in 1957. ... The GREENGUARD Environmental Institute is a non-profit organization. ... Ground fighting taking place in a mixed martial arts bout. ... The Town and Country Planning Association is Englands oldest environmental charity. ... The Rehbar Development Foundation (RDF), is a Pakistani National Organization, established in 2003 to conserve and protect plants and soils for the benefit of present and future generations. ... Environmental Defense (formerly known as the Environmental Defense Fund or EDF), is a US-based nonprofit environmental advocacy group. ... The Industrial Workers of the World (IWW or the Wobblies) is an international union currently headquartered in Cincinnati, Ohio, USA. At its peak in 1923 the organization claimed some 100,000 members in good standing, and could marshal the support of perhaps 300,000 workers. ... The League of Conservation Voters is an American environmentalist lobby. ... Founded in 1982 by Ralph Nader, Essential Information is a non-profit organization involved in a variety of projects to encourage citizens to become active and engaged in their communities. ... The Environmental Working Group is a public watchdog group specializing in environmental investigations in the areas of toxins, agricultural subsidies, public lands, and corporate accountability. ...

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