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Conservation Directory: The Guide to Worldwide Environmental Organizations. Washington, D.C.: National Wildlife Federation/Island Press. Updated and published annually. Over 4000 listings.Search the previous year's directory on-line: 

Wiser Earth. A directory of organizations and individuals addressing central issues of our day. 

Alliance of Religions and Conservation. 

Amazon Conservation Team. 

American Chestnut Foundation. 

American Community Gardening Association. Firefox Start Page.php

American Institute of Architects. 

American Nature Study Society. 

American Planning Association. 

American Rivers. 

American Society for Environmental History. 

Appalachian Studies Association. 

Appalachian Voices. 

Archaeological Conservancy. 

Association for Community Design. 

Association for Literature, the Environment and Culture in Canada. 

Association for the Study of Literature and Environment (ASLE). 

Association of Veterinarians for Animal Rights. 

Association for the Study of Food and Society. 

Australian Association for Environmental Education. 

Australian Marine Conservation Society. 


Biosynergy Institute. 

Canadian Environmental Law Association. 


Center for American Places. 

Center for Alternative Development Initiatives. 

Center for Alternative Technology. 

Center for Biological Diversity. 

Center for Environmental Philosophy. 

Center for Health, Environment, and Justice. 

Center for Northern Studies. 

Center for the Advancement of the Steady State Economy. 

Center for Communities by Design (AIA). 

Center for Humanities and Nature. 

Center for Livable Communities (Local Government Commission). 

Center for Sustainable Innovation. 

Center for Urban Restoration Ecology. 

Charles Darwin Foundation. 

Circle of Life Foundation. 

Clean Air-Cool Planet. 

Collaborative on Health and the Environment. 

Community Environmental Legal Defense Fund. 

Conexions: Partners for a Sustainable Future. 

Conservation Agency. 

Conservation Fund. 

Conservation International. 

Context Institute. 

Cousteau Society. 

Cultural Landscape Foundation. 

Defenders of Wildlife. 

Durrell Wildlife Conservation Trust. 

Earth Charter Initiative. 

Earth Island Institute. 

Earth Share. 

Earthjustice. Formerly Sierra Club Legal Defense Fund. 

EarthRights International. 

EarthWatch Institute. 

EarthWays Foundation. 

E. F. Schumacher Society. 

Endangered Species Coalition. 

Environment Canada. 

Environmental Alliance. 

Environmental Cultural Studies Caucus of the American Studies Association. 

Environmental Defense. 

Environmental Defense. 

Environmental Health Coalition. 

Environmental Law Alliance Worldwide. 

Environmental Law Institute. 

Environmental Protection Information Center. 

Environmental Restoration and Conservation Agency of Japan. 

Environmental Studies Association of Canada. 

Environmental Working Group. 

European Society for Environmental History. 

Federation of American Scientists. 

Federation of City Farms and Community Gardens. 

Forest Guardians. 

Forest History Society. 

Forest Service Employees for Environmental Ethics. 

Foundation for Deep Ecology. 

Foundation for Landscape Studies. 

Foundation for Our Future. 

Friends of the Earth. 

Genuine Progress Index for Atlantic Canada (GPI Atlantic). 

Geographical Association (UK). 

Gaia Trust. 

Global Ecovillage Network. 

Global Environment Facility. 

Global Green USA. US affiliate of Green Cross International. 

Green Corps. 

Green Cross International. 

Green Empowerment. 


Humane Society of the United States. 

ILLAHEE: a forum for environmental innovators. 

Indian Society for Ecological Economics. 

Indoor Air Quality Association. 

Institute for Animals and Society. 

Institute for Inquiry. 

Institute for Researcvh on World-Sysems. 

Institute for Sustainable Communities. 

Institute for Social Ecology. 

Institute of Global Environment and Society. 

International Association for the Study of Environment, Space, and Place. 

International Association of Energy Economics. 

International Association of Fish and Wildlife Agencies. 
Belanger, Dian Olson. Managing American Wildlife: A History of the International Association of Fish and Wildlife Agencies. Amherst: University of Massachusetts Press, 1988.

International Council for Game and Wildlife Conservation. 

International Crane Foundation. 

International Fund for Animal Welfare. 

International Society for Ecological Economics. 

International Union for the Conservation of Nature and Natural Resources (IUCN). 

International Wolf Center.

Island Institute. 

IUCN. See, International Union for the Conservation of Nature and Natural Resources

Izaak Walton League of America. 

Jane Goodall Institute. 


League of Conservation Voters. 

Living Rivers. 

Long Now Foundation. 

Marine Conservation Biology Institute. 

Massachusetts Audubon Society. 

MiningWatch Canada. 

National Association of Environmental Professionals. 

National Audubon Society. 
Graham, Frank, Jr. The Audubon Ark: A History of the National Audubon Society. New York: Knopf, 1990

National Environmental Health Association. 

National Fish and Wildlife Foundation. 

National Geographic Society. 
Lutz, Caherine A. and Jane L. Collins. Reading National Geographic. Chicago: University of Chicago Press, 1993.

National Oceanic & Atmospheric Administration.

National Parks Conservation Association. 

National Religious Partnership for the Environment. 

National Wildlife Federation. 
Allen, Thomas B. Guardian of the Wild: The Story of the National Wildlife Federation, 1936-1986. Bloomington: Indiana University Press, 1987.

Native Energy. 

Native Forest Council. 

Natural Resources Conservation Service (USDA). 

Natural Resources Council of America. 

Natural Resources Defense Council. 

Natural Resources Defense Council Action Fund. 

Natural Step. 

Nature Conservancy. 

Nature Institute. 

Negative Population Growth. 

New England Environmental Education Alliance. 

New England Organic Farming Association. 

North American Association for Environmental Education.

North American Coalition for Christianity and Ecology. 

North American Sustainable Consumption Alliance. 

Nuclear Power Research Institute. 



Organic Consumers Association. 

Organic Volunteers. 

Orion Society. 

Patuxent Wildlife Research Center. 

People and Plants International. 

People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals (PETA). 

Permaculture Institute. 

Pinchot Institute for Conservation. 

Planet Drum Foundation. 

Planned Parenthood Federation of America. 

Plants for People. 

Population Connection. 

Population Council. 

Population Reference Bureau. 

Project Aware. 

Psychologists for the Ethical Treatment of Animals. 

Quivira Coalition. 

Rachel Carson Council. 

Rainforest Action Network. 

Rainforest Alliance. 

Reef Relief. 

Resilience Alliance. 

Resources for the Future. 

Resource Renewal Institute. 

Rocky Mountain Institute. 

Rodale Institute. 

Save America's Forests. 

Save Our Environment. 

Save Our Wild Salmon. 

Sea Shepherd Conservation Society. 

Second Nature. 

Sierra Club. 
Cohen, Michael P. The History of the Sierra Club, 1892-1970. San Francisco: Sierra Club Books, 1988.

Sierra Club Legal Defense Fund. Now called Earthjustice. 

Slow Food. 

Society for Conservation biology. 

Society for Ecological Restoration International. 

Society for the History of Technology. 

Society for the Study of Religion, Naure & Culture. 

Society of American Foresters. 

Soil and Water Conservation Society. 

Soil Association. 

Sustainability Institute. 

Trout Unlimited. 

Trust for Public Land. 

Union of Concerned Scientists. 

United Nations Environment Programme. 

University Leaders for Sustainable Development. 

Urban Land Institute. 

U.S. Army Corps of Engineers. 

U.S. Association for Energy Economics. 

U.S. Department of Agriculture. 

U.S. Department of Energy. 

U.S. Department of the Interior. 

U.S. Environmental Protection Agency. 

U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service. 

U.S. Forest Service. 

U.S. Geological Survey. 

U.S. National Park Service. 

U.S. Public Interest Group (U.S. PIRG). 

Wetlands International. 

Wilderness Society. 

Wild Foundation. 

Wildlands Project. 

Wildlife Conservation Network. 

Wildlife Conservation Society. 

Wildlife Society. 

Wildlife Trust of India. 

World Business Council for Sustainable Development, 

World Resources Institute. 

Worldwatch Institute. 

Worldwide Fund for Nature. 

World Wildlife Fund. 

Zero Population Growth. Name changed in 2002 to "Population Connection." 

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Edited by Sara Bobrow-Williams with the assistance of the students and faculty of Goddard College
and members of the wider environmental and sustainability studies community