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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 imperiled species such as lions, mountain gorillas, rhinos, and elephants through habitat conservation, wildlife protection, leadership training, and wildlife-friendly community-beneficial business development since 1961.

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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 to Save Energy

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

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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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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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American Bird Conservancy

ABC's mission is to conserve native birds and their habitats throughout the Americas. Our commitment to bird conservation remains absolute, even while some other groups shift their mission to prioritize people over wildlife. We believe unequivocally that conserving birds and their habitats benefits all other species — including people.

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American Farmland Trust

American Farmland Trust is the only national conservation organization dedicated to protecting farmland, promoting sound farming practices, and keeping farmers on the land.

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American Forests

American Forests is the only national conservation nonprofit focused exclusively on the protection and restoration of America's forests. We plant trees, educate the public, and advocate for sound public policy.

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American Rivers

American Rivers protects wild rivers, restores damaged rivers and conserves clean water for people and nature.

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American Solar Energy Society

Educates Americans about renewable energy through SOLAR TODAY magazine, the annual National Solar Tour, the National Solar Conference, chapters and member opportunities.

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As You Sow

As You Sow promotes corporate environmental and social responsibility including expanding public awareness on issues relating to climate change, sustainability, environmental health, and the levels of toxic ingredients in consumer products.

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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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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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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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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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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 globally that reduce carbon dioxide emissions and the threat of climate change.

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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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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

Clean Water Fund's mission is to develop strong grassroots environmental leadership and to bring together diverse constituencies to work cooperatively for changes that improve their lives, focused on health, consumer, environmental and community problems.

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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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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 providing adult/youth education and training.

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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 nonprofit law organization working to preserve our nation's natural heritage, protect our health, combat climate change and advance a clean energy future.

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Earthworks

Earthworks holds the oil, gas, and mining industries accountable for the environmental damage they cause, and promotes sustainable solutions for clean air, water and land, healthy communities, and corporate accountability.

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EcoHealth Alliance

Leads innovation research into connections between environmental, human, and wildlife health in over 30 countries. We develop solutions that promote conservation and prevent emerging 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 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 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 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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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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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 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 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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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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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

The Greenbelt Land Trust acts to conserve and protect ecologically, agriculturally, and historically significant 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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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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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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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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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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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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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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McKenzie River Trust

McKenzie River Trust helps people protect and care for the lands and rivers they cherish 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 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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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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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 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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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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Native Plant Society of Oregon

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

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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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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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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 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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Northwest Earth Institute

NWEI was founded in 1993 with a simple objective: to give people a framework to talk about our relationship with the planet and to share in discovering new ways to live, work, create and consume.

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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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Oceana

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

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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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Opal Creek Ancient Forest Center

Promoting conservation through educational experiences in wilderness.

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Oregon Environmental Council

Oregon Environmental Council advances innovative, collaborative and equitable solutions to Oregon’s environmental challenges for today and future generations.

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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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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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Oregon Wild

Oregon Wild works to protect, restore, and preserve Oregon’s wildlands, wildlife, and water. Current campaigns focus on permanent protection of Oregon's wilderness, old-growth forests, rivers, lakes, and wetlands.

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Pacific Rivers

Our mission is to protect and restore the watershed ecosystems of the West to ensure river health, biodiversity, and clean water for present 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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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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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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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.

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Renewable Northwest

Renewable Northwest's mission is to advocate for the expansion of environmentally responsible renewable energy resources in the Northwest through collaboration with government, industry, utilities, customers, and advocacy groups.

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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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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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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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SeaWeb

Improving the health of the ocean using the science of communication to empower coastal communities, fishermen, scientists and journalists working on the sea's behalf.

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Sierra Club, Oregon Chapter

The Oregon Sierra Club works to preserve and protect Oregon's environment and natural resources by engaging and educating local communities and influencing public policy decisions—legislative, administrative, legal, and electoral.

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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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Street Trust (formerly BTA)

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

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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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Sustainable Harvest International

Provides farming families in Central America with the training and tools to preserve tropical forests and overcome poverty-all through sustainable agriculture.

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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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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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The WILD Foundation

Protecting wilderness and wildlife internationally while helping communities participate in and benefit from wild nature through on-the-ground field projects, policy and research, and communications.

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