The Ballona Wetlands Land Trust, founded in 1994, is a non-profit community organization dedicated to the acquisition, restoration and preservation of the entire Ballona Wetlands ecosystem. Our ultimate goal is to facilitate in creating a world-class wildlife refuge and public park. The Ballona Wetlands Land Trust has over 3,000 members and seven directors on its board. Scripps Institution of Oceanography (SIO) is one of the world’s premiere oceanographic research institutions in the world. The California Coastal Conservancy, established in 1976, is a state agency that uses entrepreneurial techniques to purchase, protect, restore, and enhance coastal resources, and to provide access to the shore. Coastwalk's mission is to ensure the right of all people to reach and responsibly enjoy the California coast. goal: to protect and restore trout and the beautiful places where they live. California’s wild places offer a retreat from the frenetic pace of everyday life,With towering redwood forests, pristine mountain peaks, and rugged desert landscapes, the wild lands of California encompass some of the most beautiful and diverse places on earth. These are refuges where eagles still soar across the horizon and salmon still swim from ocean to river–-lands where nature thrives and the human spirit is free. The Chesapeake Bay Foundation (CBF) fights for strong and effective laws and regulations. CBF also works cooperatively with government, business, and citizens in partnerships to protect and restore the Bay. The Chesapeake Bay Foundation (CBF) fights for strong and effective laws and regulations. CBF also works cooperatively with government, business, and citizens in partnerships to protect and restore the Bay. The Conservancy of Southwest Florida began in 1964, We envision a region where our land, water and wildlife are protected Serving Humboldt, Del Norte, Lake, Mendocino, and Sonoma Counties, The CREEC Network is the best source for Environmental Education resources in California. For local EE assistance, click on your Region to access information for your area The Whalesong Project is dedicated to inspiring stewardship of the ocean and environment by providing meaningful connections to the world's undersea community.
Culture Change mobilizes people to slash petroleum consumption immediately. Our reasons are well understood: drastically reduce pollution, avert complete climate chaos, stop the assault of petrochemical toxins on our bodies, end war for oil, and localize economics. Defenders of Wilulife In 1947, Defenders of Furbearers, the organization that would later become Defenders of Wildlife, was founded. Our organization has evolved to take on the task of preserving our nation’s native wildlife species and habitats. Defenders in California Disney's Environmentality Challenge is a free, fun, and exciting journey that can turn class work into an adventure! By leading your students toward environmental education in a fresh new way, you can motivate them while teaching concepts from your regions' education Content Standards or Guidelines. Students are encouraged to blend the idea of Environmentality — thinking and acting environmentally at school, at home, and in the community — into their daily lives. Dogwood Alliance focused on stopping the expansion of chip mills - facilities that grind whole logs into wood chips for making paper and chipboard -- across the South. Dolphin Charters has been a leader in professionally led small group whale watching cruises and natural history tours for over thirty years. we specialize in overnight cruises to the wilderness and wildlife-rich waters of Southeast Alaska and British Columbia.The rest of the year we focus on the friendly gray whales of the Baja Peninsula, the Galapagos, the Amazon, as well as the San Francisco Bay and Delta. Life on earth is imperiled by human degradation of the biosphere. Earth Island Institute develops and supports projects that counteract threats to the biological and cultural diversity that sustain the environment. Through education and activism, these projects promote the conservation, preservation, and restoration of the Earth. EarthAction's mission is to inform and inspire people everywhere to turn their concern, passion and outrage into meaningful action for a more just, peaceful and sustainable world. EarthAction is the world’s largest action network with over 2,600 organizations in 165 countries and thousands of policymakers, journalists and citizens. The Ecology Center is a Michigan-based nonprofit environmental organization that works at the local, state, and national levels for clean production, healthy communities, environmental justice, and a sustainable future. Elkhorn Slough is one of California's largest wetlands and part of a National Estuarine Reserve located in central Monterey Bay, California, just a short trip from the Santa Cruz area and the Monterey Peninsula. The wildlife rich reserve winds inland seven miles and provides an important feeding and resting place for a fantastic variety of wildlife such as playful sea otters, curious harbor seals, and hundreds of species of waterfowl and migratory shorebirds. The National Biological Information Infrastructure (NBII) is a broad, collaborative program to provide increased access to data and information on the nation's biological resources. The National Biological Information Infrastructure (NBII) is a broad, collaborative program to provide increased access to data and information on the nation's biological resources.
We find Endangered Forests are being destroyed, we determine which corporations are purchasing the products of that destruction. If a corporation refuses to change its practices, we hold that company publicly accountable—with protests, websites, email campaigns, national advertisements, and more. And when a company is ready to protect Endangered Forests We continue to make the world a better place. Our committed activists and supporters have come together to ban commercial whaling, convince the world’s leaders to stop nuclear testing, protect Antarctica, and so much more. Today, we have grown from a small group of dedicated activists to an international organization with offices in more than 30 countries. But our spirit and our mission remain the same. Our fight to save the planet has grown more serious – the threat of global warming, destruction of ancient forests, deterioration of our oceans, and the threat of a nuclear disaster loom large. Greenpeace is actively working to address these and other threats. Guided Discoveries' purpose is to make a difference in the lives of children by guiding them through unique opportunities for discovery. International Rivers' mission is to protect rivers and defend the rights of communities that depend on them. We oppose destructive dams and the development model they advance, and encourage better ways of meeting people’s needs for water, energy and protection from damaging floods. The southern sea otter is both an umbrella species and a 'keystone species.' As an umbrella species, protections created for the sea otter—and its habitat—will benefit a large variety of other species. As a keystone species, the otter is responsible for much of the structure of the ecosystem in which it lives. Diversity and productivity are enhanced by the return of the sea otter to its historic range. Located on a bluff that overlooks the Pacific Ocean in Trinidad, the HSU Marine Lab provides ready access to the local marine environments of rocky shorelines, sandy beach and offshore kelp beds. This dramatic coastline of California remains one of the most pristine natural areas of the state. Founded in 1988, the California Oak Foundation (COF) is a non-profit educational organization committed to preserving the state's oak forest ecosystem and its rural landscapes. California Coastal Commission Public Education Program works to increase public knowledge of coastal and marine resources and to engage the public in coastal protection and restoration activities. We offer a variety of conservation, education and community involvement programs. Environmental Defense is dedicated to protecting the environmental rights of all people, including future generations. Among these rights are access to clean air and water, healthy and nourishing food, and flourishing ecosystems. resource for journalists to learn about ECHO (Ecology, Culture, History and Opportunities) at the Leahy Center for Lake Champlain. Oceana is the largest international group focused solely on ocean conservation. Rainforest Action Network- We believe that a sustainable world can be created in our lifetime, and that aggressive action must be taken immediately to leave a safe and secure world for our children.
This is the best tree-lovers monument that could possibly be found in all the forests of the world, declared conservationist John Muir when describing the majestic coast redwoods of Muir Woods. The Information Center for the Environment is an environmental information brokerage and research laboratory in the Department of Environmental Science & Policy at the University of California, Davis Our missions have addressed a broad range of issues, strengthening our partner's efforts by offering the aerial perspective on the issues they consider critical and enabling them to gather data and documentation for their campaigns. But most of all, the view from above speaks for itself, providing breathtaking clarity of understanding. Mendocino Sea Vegetable Company~ Sea Vegetables, Seaweed Recipes, and Green Tea Establishment in 1966, Moss Landing Marine Laboratories (MLML) has grown an international reputation for excellence in marine science research and education, and is the second oldest marine lab on Monterey Bay. National Wildlife Federation inspires Americans to protect wildlife for our children's future. The Northcoast Marine Mammal Center is a private Non-Profit Organization, dedicated to the Rescue and Rehabilitation of stranded, sick or injured Seals, Sea Lions, Dolphins, Porpoises and Whales along the Northern most Coast of California. The Natural Resources Defense Council is One of the nation's most powerful environmental groups. If you have questions about the federal government ? The Official Website of the National Park service~ WebCam Listings EarthCam - Where The World Watches The World
NY/NJ Baykeeper is the citizen guardian of the Hudson-Raritan Estuary. Since 1990, we've worked to protect, preserve, and restore the environment of the most urban estuary on Earth - benefiting its natural and human communities. O'Neill Sea Odyssey (OSO) was founded in 1996 by wetsuit innovator and surfer Jack O'Neill. A living classroom was created on board a 65-foot catamaran sailing the Monterey Bay National Marine Sanctuary. The Reef Environmental Education Foundation is a grass-roots organization that seeks to conserve marine ecosystems by educating, enlisting and enabling divers and other marine enthusiasts to become active ocean stewards and citizen scientists. River of Words’ multidisciplinary, hands-on approach to education nurtures students’ creative voices as well, through instruction and practice in art and poetry. The Sea Turtle Restoration Project fights to protect endangered sea turtles in ways that make cultural and economic sense to the communities that share the beaches and waters with these gentle creatures. SeaWorld/Busch Gardens ANIMALS exists as the virtual representative of Busch Entertainment Corporation's zoological and educational resources. As such, we are committed to bringing the excitement, wonder, and awe of the natural world into your home, school, business, or place of recreation. We strive to provide an ever evolving kaleidoscope of animal and environmental information. Spirit of the Sage Council, a non-profit biocentric grassroots coalition of environmental organizations & American Indians dedicated to defending & conserving Native Plants, Native Animals & Native Sacred Lands. committed to promoting a sustainable society by connecting individuals and organizations through communications technologies.
The International Ecotourism Society promotes responsible travel to natural areas that conserves the environment and improves the well-being of local people. The Ocean Adventure~ Nationally acclaimed interactive science/fine arts presentations have been thrilling thousands of elementary and junior high students across the country. The United States Lighthouse Society is a non-profit historical and educational organization incorporated to educate, inform, and entertain those who are interested in lighthouses, past and present. Taiga Rescue Network was established to give a voice to those wanting to see sensitive development in the boreal region. The Boreal Forest Network is the North American affiliate of the Taiga Rescue Network. Environmental Protection Agency Oiled Wilulife Care Network Water Education Foundation Marine Science Programs Marine Science Institute The mission of Ocean Futures Society is to explore our global ocean, inspiring and educating people throughout the world to act responsibly for its protection, documenting the critical connection between humanity and nature, and celebrating the ocean's vital importance to the survival of all life on our planet. Save The Whales~ Education is the key to saving whales, oceans, and ourselves. Wilulife Research Institute Yosemite National Institutes is a national organization dedicated to teaching science and environmental education in nature's classroom to inspire a personal connection to the natural world and responsible actions to sustain it.
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The National Atlas of the United States of America® has published two attractive, accurate, and authoritative new wall maps. One illustrates our Nation's geology and the other highlights America's amazing array of physical features. Both were prepared by the United States Geological Survey.

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