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1000 Friends of Oregon

Working with Oregonians to enhance our quality of life by building livable urban and rural communities, protecting family farms and forests, and conserving natural areas.

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African Wildlife Foundation

Protecting elephants, mountain gorillas, and other endangered species through innovative, practical programs developed with the people of Africa.

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Amazon Conservation Association

Half of the Amazon rainforest could be lost by 2030. With your help, we can ensure these critical forests and their inhabitants continue to thrive.

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Alaska Conservation Foundation

The only public foundation dedicated to connecting donors worldwide to on-the-ground efforts to protect Alaska's wild places and wildlife.

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Alliance for Climate Education

Educates, inspires and activates the leadership of high school students to address climate change.

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Alliance to Save Energy

Advances energy efficiency as the best solution for achieving environmental, economic and energy security goals.

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Amazon Conservation Team

Works in partnership with indigenous people to conserve biodiversity, culture and improve health in tropical America - in particular, the Amazon.

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Audubon Society of Portland

Our mission is to promote the enjoyment, understanding and protection of native birds, other wildlife and their habitats.

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American Forests

Funding private and public land reforestation projects; providing satellite imagery of tree loss to cities; educating the public on the value of trees and forests.

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American Rivers

Protecting and restoring healthy natural rivers and the variety of life they sustain for the benefit of people, fish, and wildlife.

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American Farmland Trust

We're stopping the loss of American’s farmland to sprawling development. We work with communities on smarter growth that includes local family farms and we advocate environmentally healthy farming practices.

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Arbor Day Foundation

We inspire people to plant, nurture, and celebrate trees. A national leader in tree planting and care, nature education for young children, community forestry, and conservation. Promotes Arbor Day and manages Arbor Day Farm.

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Bark

Bark's mission is to transform Mt. Hood National Forest into a place where natural processes prevail, where wildlife thrives and where local communities have a social, cultural, and economic investment in its restoration and preservation.

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Beyond Pesticides/National Coalition Against the Misuse of Pesticides

Preventing pesticide poisoning of our environment, homes, workplaces, schools, food, and water through a practical information clearinghouse on toxic hazards and non-chemical pest control.

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Beyond Toxics

Beyond Toxics works to guarantee environmental protections and health for all communities and residents. We expose root causes of toxic pollution and help communities find effective, lasting solutions.

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Bicycle Transportation Alliance

The BTA creates healthy, sustainable communities by making bicycling safe, convenient, and accessible.

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Born Free USA

Works to end the suffering of wild animals in captivity, rescue individual animals in need, protect wildlife, including endangered species, and encourage compassionate conservation globally.

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BRING Recycling

Helping people understand how the stuff we use shapes the planet we share.

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Carbonfund.org Foundation

Carbonfund.org supports third-party validated renewable energy, energy efficiency and reforestation projects in the United States and around the world that reduce carbon dioxide emissions.

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CERES, Inc.

Advocates for sustainability leadership. Mobilizes a powerful network of investor and business leadership to build a healthy global economy.

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Children's Environmental Health Network

National multi-disciplinary organization whose mission is to protect the developing child from environmental health hazards and promote a healthier environment.

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Bat Conservation International

Worldwide authority on bats committed to their protection through direct habitat conservation, research and education; facilitating win-win solutions that help both bats and people.

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City Parks Alliance

Grows great parks across America, providing critical support and advocacy so that all urban residents have access to parks and recreational spaces.

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Clean Water Fund

Creating neighborhood-based action and education programs that join citizens, businesses, and government for sensible solutions to ensure safe drinking water, pollution prevention, and resource conservation.

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Columbia Riverkeeper

Columbia Riverkeeper works to protect and restore the water quality of the Columbia River and all life connected to it, from the headwaters to the Pacific Ocean.

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The Conservation Fund

Preserving America’s outdoor heritage of wetlands, wildlife habitat, greenways, and open space. 96% of funds go directly to mission; more than 3.4 million acres protected since 1985.

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Conservation International

Applying innovations in science, economics, policy, and community participation to protect the Earth’s richest regions of biodiversity, major tropical wilderness areas, and key marine ecosystems.

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Defenders of Wildlife

Working since 1947 to save America’s precious wild animals and threatened habitat for our children and future generations through education, citizen action, and scientific research.

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Earth Day Network

Helping schools and communities around the world improve the health of their children and the environment through community service, education, campaigns, and events.

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Earth Island Institute

Supports 65 projects worldwide that protect people's health and the environment, including safeguarding our oceans, wildlife and habitat restoration, and wilderness training for at-risk youths.

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EARTH University Foundation

Supports the Costa Rica-based EARTH University to provide an environmental and agricultural education to students who commit to affecting positive change in their countries.

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Earthjustice

Earthjustice is a non-profit public interest law organization dedicated to protecting the magnificent places, natural resources, and wildlife of this earth, and to defending the right of all people to a healthy environment.

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Earthworks

Holds the oil, gas and mining industries accountable for the environmental damage they cause while protecting clean air, water, public health and people's rights.

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EcoHealth Alliance

Empowers local conservation scientists worldwide to protect human and animals from emerging infectious diseases. Healthy, intact ecosystems can prevent the spread of disease.

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EcoLogic Development Fund

Empowers rural people to restore and protect tropical ecosystems. We envision rural people leading in the creation of a sustainable world for people and nature.

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Environment America Research & Policy Center

Environment America Research & Policy Center is dedicated to protecting our air, water and open spaces. We investigate problems, craft solutions, educate the public and decision-makers, and help the public make their voices heard in local, state and national debates over the quality of our environment and our lives.

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Environmental Defense

Designing practical, long-term strategies to protect wildlife, natural resources, safeguard clean air, water, and human health. Employs scientists, economists and attorneys.

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Environmental and Energy Study Institute

Developing and promoting innovative policies on climate change, clean air, transportation, renewable energy/efficiency technologies, and sprawl; promoting policymaker action through education, advocacy, and coalition-building.

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Environmental Integrity Project

Combines advocacy and legal action to improve enforcement of our environmental laws by holding government and industry accountable of illegal pollution.

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Environmental Law Alliance Worldwide

ELAW environmental advocates in 70 countries are winning victories for human rights, healthy communities, and the natural environment.

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Environmental Law Institute

Creating solutions to protect people and nature through environmental law that works for the community. Independent and non-partisan.

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Food & Water Watch

We work together with people to demand our right to safe food and clean water, and we fight for policies that prioritize safety over profits.

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Forest Service Employees for Environmental Ethics

FSEEE holds the Forest Service accountable for responsible land stewardship. We work to protect your national forests, wildlife habitat, wilderness, and rivers by reforming the U.S. Forest Service through advocacy, education, and whistleblower protection.

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Forest Stewardship Council - US

Promotes environmentally sound, socially beneficial and economically prosperous management of the world's forests. FSC is the gold standard in forest stewardship.

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The Freshwater Trust

The Freshwater Trust is a not-for-profit organization that actively works to preserve and restore our freshwater ecosystems.

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Friends of the Earth

Striving to preserve our natural resources, advocating for public health protection, and working for environmental justice for all peoples throughout the world.

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Friends of the Columbia Gorge

Ensuring that the beautiful and wild Columbia Gorge remains a place apart, an unspoiled treasure for generations to come.

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Friends of Trees

Friends of Trees empowers people to improve the natural world around them through a simple solution: Planting Trees... together.

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Friends of the National Zoo

Hosts, engages and educates 2.3 million visitors annually. Provides critical funding and in-kind support for the National Zoo's worldwide conservation research projects and operational expenses.

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Galapagos Conservancy

Through innovative science, local partnerships, and social science and policy research, Galapagos Conservancy works to conserve and protect the unique Galapagos marine and terrestrial ecosystems.

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Green America

Mobilizes consumers, investors, and businesses to end corporate abuse and shift our economy to one that is socially just and environmentally sustainable.

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Green Corps, Inc

Training a new generation of environmental leaders by working in communities with local groups to preserve forests, clean up our air and promote cleaner energy.

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Greenbelt Land Trust

Protecting lands in the mid-Willamette Valley

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Hawkwatch International

Works to conserve our environment through education, long-term monitoring, and scientific research on raptors as indicators of ecosystem health.

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Hells Canyon Preservation Council

Protecting and restoring the wild lands and habitats of the Hells Canyon-Wallowa and Blue Mountain Ecosystems through direct advocacy, public education, and the creation of science-based policy.

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Institute for Applied Ecology

The mission of the Institute for Applied Ecology is to conserve native ecosystems through restoration, research and education.

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The Jane Goodall Institute for Wildlife Research, Education and Conservation

Works to create healthy ecosystems, promote sustainable livelihoods and nurture new generations of committed, active citizens around the world.

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Keep America Beautiful

Transforms public spaces into beautiful places. The nation's largest nonprofit community improvement organization, focusing on litter prevention, recycling, waste minimization and greening.

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KS Wild

KS Wild is an advocate for the forests, waters, and wildlife of the Klamath and Rogue River basins of southwest Oregon and northwest California. We use environmental law, science, collaboration, education, and grassroots organizing to defend healthy ecosystems and help build sustainable communities.

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Izaak Walton League of America

Working to protect America’s air, waters, woods, and wildlife habitat through education, advocacy, and fostering strong outdoor ethics. Constituents are solutions-oriented conservationists and outdoor enthusiasts.

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Land Trust Alliance

Helping people protect undeveloped land such as forests, farms, open spaces, waters, natural and historic areas in their community; leading, training, and educating 1,600 land conservation groups.

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McKenzie River Trust

The McKenzie River Trust protects and cares for special lands and the rivers that flow through them in western Oregon. We are committed to a future in which intact, functioning ecosystems provide clean water, abundant fish and wildlife, and productive natural landscapes throughout western Oregon.

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National Fish & Wildlife Foundation

Established by Congress, NFWF is the leader in directing federal agency dollars to protect wildlife and natural resources while raising private capital to leverage those investments.

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National Parks Conservation Association

Preserving national parks from the Grand Canyon to Gettysburg; protecting endangered wildlife and cultural sites; promoting new parks; and defending against pollution, inappropriate development, and overcrowding.

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National Wildlife Federation

NWF connects people to wildlife through education and outreach, inspiring them to protect, preserve, and restore America's natural resources for wildlife and for our children’s future.

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Northwest Center for Alternatives to Pesticides

The Northwest Center for Alternatives to Pesticides (NCAP) combines outreach, education, advocacy and organizing to protect community and environmental health and inspire the use of ecologically sound solutions to reduce the use of pesticides.

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National Aquarium

More than an attraction, the Aquarium provides environmental education experiences and engages citizens in conservation projects that benefit the region's watersheds and beyond.

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Natural Resources Defense Council

Defending embattled wilderness, rivers, clean air, coasts, and wildlife across America and around the globe. Saved Baja’s whales, Canada’s spirit bears, and California’s sequoias.

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Native Plant Society of Oregon

Dedicated to the enjoyment, conservation, and study of Oregon’s native plants and habitats.

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The Nature Conservancy in Oregon

The mission of The Nature Conservancy is to conserve the lands and waters on which all life depends. The Nature Conservancy has helped protect more than 500,000 acres of important habitats in Oregon.

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National Environmental Education Foundation

NEEF's vision is that by 2022, 300 million Americans actively use environmental knowledge to ensure the well-being of the earth and its people.

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NatureServe

Protecting Earth's threatened creatures and natural places by developing scientific data to arm the stewards of our planet with knowledge that informs conservation decisions.

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Northwest Earth Institute

Since 1993, NWEI has been leading the curious and the motivated to take responsibility for Earth. Our proven process of connection, reflection and action changes you for good. Through discussion courses and the annual EcoChallenge, we help you engage your community in meaningful conversations that lead to “Aha!” moments about the way you live, work, create and consume. The result is a life that is simpler, richer, and better--for you and for Earth.

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National Forest Foundation

Improving the health, productivity, and diversity of our national forests and grasslands through wildlife habitat conservation, watershed restoration, recreational enhancements and community-based forest stewardship programs.

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Opal Creek Ancient Forest Center

Promoting conservation through educational experiences in wilderness.

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Ocean Conservancy

Protects marine wildlife. Promotes marine sanctuaries. Conserves fisheries. Prevents ocean pollution. Achieves goals through volunteer networks, public education and science-based advocacy.

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Oregon Natural Desert Association

Oregon Natural Desert Association (ONDA) exists to protect, defend and restore Oregon’s high desert. Working in partnership with more than 5,000 members and supporters, ONDA is the only group dedicated exclusively to the preservation of Oregon’s high desert.

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Pacific Rivers

Pacific Rivers mission is to protect and restore the watershed ecosystems of the west in order to preserve our freshwater heritage.

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OLCV Education Fund

OLCV Education Fund empowers Oregon's environmental movement by giving Oregonians the knowledge and skills they need to be effective advocates for the environment. Our largest programs are coordinating the Oregon Conservation Network, a statewide coalition of environmental groups that promotes environmental protection in the Oregon Legislature, and coordinating Regional Conservation Networks focused on local and regional government bodies and voter engagement efforts.

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Institute for Transportation & Development Policy

Promotes environmentally sustainable and socially equitable transportation solutions that reduce carbon emissions and improve livability in cities worldwide.

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Oregon Environmental Council

Our mission is to advance innovative, collaborative solutions to Oregon's environmental challenges for today and future generations.

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The Peregrine Fund

Saving eagles, condors, falcons, and other endangered birds through research, breeding, and conservation programs; preserving rainforests; educating children and adults about nature and science.

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Oceana

Oceana is the largest international organization working solely to protect the world’s oceans.

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Leave No Trace Center for Outdoor Ethics

Teaches people how to enjoy the outdoors responsibly, and is the most widely accepted outdoor ethics program used on public lands.

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Oregon State Parks Foundation

Oregon State Parks Foundation is the only statewide nonprofit organization dedicated to preserving and enhancing Oregon state parks. We work to enrich the park experience for generations to come.

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River Network

River Network’s mission is to empower and unite people and communities to protect and restore rivers and other waters that sustain the health of our country. We work for the day when all people feel responsibility for their local river, lake, wetland or bay and have the capacity to effectively protect those resources.

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Rainforest Alliance

Protecting the environment and rainforest for people, plants and animals. Since 1987, has improved lives of 65,000+ farm workers and conserved 30,000,000+ acres in 60+ countries.

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Oregon Wild

Protecting and restoring Oregon’s wildlands, wildlife, and water. Current campaigns focus on permanent protection of wilderness, old-growth forests, and Klamath Basin National Wildlife Refuges.

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Recycling Advocates

Formed in 1987, Recycling Advocates is a 501(c)3 nonprofit organization with the mission to involve people in creating a sustainable future through local efforts to reduce, reuse, and recycle. Our membership is comprised of conservation-minded citizens and waste prevention professionals.

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Pesticide Action Network North America

Working to eliminate poisonous pesticides; linking consumer, labor, health, environment, and agriculture groups internationally to advance safer, ecologically sound pest control alternatives.

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Renewable Northwest

Renewable Northwest's mission is to promote the expansion of environmentally responsible renewable energy resources in the Northwest.

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Scenic America

Scenic America is the only national 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization dedicated solely to preserving and enhancing the visual character of America's communities and countryside.

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Solar Oregon

Solar Oregon is a non-profit organization providing education and community outreach to encourage Oregonians to choose solar energy. Solar energy - Oregon's most abundant renewable resource.

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Rocky Mountain Institute

Delivering practical information that helps citizens, businesses, and governments save energy and natural resources, prevent pollution, and strengthen communities through increased efficiency and innovative technologies.

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The Regeneration Project

Helps faith communities address global warming by shrinking their carbon footprints and educating people of faith about the issue.

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Restore America's Estuaries

Works to preserve the nation's network of estuaries by protecting and restoring the lands and waters essential to the richness and diversity of coastal life.

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The Sierra Club Foundation

Fighting to preserve wilderness and protect environmental quality worldwide through a powerful combination of education, scientific research, publishing, and litigation.

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Forest Trends Association

Works to conserve forests and ecosystems by mainstreaming the concept and practice of incentives and payments that value the services these ecosystems provide.

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Surfrider Foundation

Protecting and preserving the world’s oceans, waves, and beaches through conservation, activism, research, and education. Activities include water quality monitoring, environmental education, and grassroots activism.

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Trust For Public Land

The Trust for Public Land conserves land for people to enjoy as parks, gardens and other natural places, ensuring livable communities for generations to come.

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