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The Christian Science Monitor

The Christian Science Monitor

“The Christian Science Monitor is an international news organization that delivers thoughtful, global coverage via its website, weekly magazine, daily news briefing, email newsletters, and mobile site.”
Subject: Business & Economics–Business & Economics News; Law, Government & Political Science–Political Science–Politics–Politics News; Science & Technology–Environmental Sciences & Ecology; Science & Technology–Science & Technology News; Reference–News & Current Events

American Cetacean Society

American Cetacean Society

“The American Cetacean Society protects whales, dolphins, porpoises, and their habitats through public education, research grants, and conservation actions.” Website contains information about the society, its activities and publications, as well as information about whale, dolphin and porpoise conservation, whale watching and ACS research programs …
Subject: Law, Government & Political Science–Political Science–Politics–Political Advocacy Groups; Science & Technology–Environmental Sciences & Ecology; Science & Technology–Life Sciences–Zoology–Mammals

PeaceJam

PeaceJam

Twelve Nobel Peace Laureates inspire youth to become leaders working for peace, human rights, and health and sustenance for all. To date, over 600,000 young people have created nearly one million projects to help their communities with PeaceJam’s help. Some content, such as blogs and videos, comes from non-expert contributors.
Subject: Social Sciences–Social Issues And Social Welfare–War; Science & Technology–Environmental Sciences & Ecology; Social Sciences–Social Issues And Social Welfare–Human Rights; Clubs And Organizations–Violence Prevention; Clubs And Organizations–Human Rights; Clubs And Organizations–Multicultural; Clubs And Organizations–Volunteer; Clubs And Organizations–Environment

Academy of Natural Sciences

Academy of Natural Sciences

“Founded in 1812, the Academy of Natural Sciences is America’s oldest natural history museum and is a world leader in biodiversity and environmental research.” The searchable site provides information on the Academy’s many educational programs for families and schools, access to the Academy library catalog and descriptions of the Academy’s museum …
Subject: Science & Technology–Life Sciences; Science & Technology–Environmental Sciences & Ecology

National Wildlife Rehabilitators Association

National Wildlife Rehabilitators Association

“The National Wildlife Rehabilitator’s Association (NWRA) is dedicated to improving and promoting the profession of wildlife rehabilitation and its contributions to preserving natural ecosystems.”
Subject: Science & Technology–Environmental Sciences & Ecology; Science & Technology–Life Sciences–Zoology

The Environmental Council of the States

The Environmental Council of the States

A “national non-profit, non-partisan association of state and territorial environmental agency leaders” formed “to improve the capability of state environmental agencies and their leaders to protect and improve human health and the environment.” Site includes news, state innovations, transcipts of congressional testimony, and ECOS resolutions and p …
Subject: Science & Technology–Environmental Sciences & Ecology

Sierra Youth Coalition

Sierra Youth Coalition

“Sierra Youth Coalition does environmental education, local and national campaigns, internships (local, national and International), skills building, conferences, and networking. Publications include regional zines, email updates, national action alerts and Sierra Club information.” part of Sierra Club of Canada.
Subject: Science & Technology–Environmental Sciences & Ecology

American Rivers

American Rivers

Provides current news and information about work being done to improve various rivers across the United States by American Rivers, a national nonprofit organization.
Subject: Science & Technology–Environmental Sciences & Ecology

Canada Green Building Council

Canada Green Building Council

An introduction to this Canadian non-profit organization which seeks to increase the construction of green buildings in Canada. Also includes resources to information about LEED standards, pilot projects, reports about green buildings, and more.
Subject: Science & Technology–Environmental Sciences & Ecology; Arts & Humanities–Fine Arts–Architecture

Ocean Voice International

Ocean Voice International

“Ocean Voice International works for harmony between people, marine life and the environment. It is environmental, humanitarian and global in its concerns. Ocean Voice works through education, training, research, appropriate technologies and partnerships.”
Subject: Science & Technology–Environmental Sciences & Ecology; Science & Technology–Life Sciences–Marine Biology

Society of Environmental Journalists

Society of Environmental Journalists

The SEJ’s purpose is to enable journalists to better inform the public about critical issues concerning the environment. Includes information on membership as well as free publications and society news and initiatives.
Subject: Science & Technology–Environmental Sciences & Ecology; Reference–News & Current Events–Journalism

U.S. Green Building Council

U.S. Green Building Council

Introduces you to the U.S. Green Building Council which supports efforts to build green buildings in the United States. Includes information about green building research, ongoing projects, LEED certification, and other educational resources.
Subject: Science & Technology–Environmental Sciences & Ecology; Arts & Humanities–Fine Arts–Architecture

Sustainable Furnishings Council

Sustainable Furnishings Council

Provides visitors with resources to help “green” their homes, companies, and stores, as well as a glossary of key terms relating to sustainability, and a resource library that links users to related sites.
Subject: Entertainment & Leisure–Home & Garden–Home Energy Efficiency; Science & Technology–Environmental Sciences & Ecology; Business & Economics–Industry–Manufacturing

Defenders of Wildlife

Defenders of Wildlife

Provides information about wildlife conservation. It is dedicated to saving and protecting wildlife. There are sections for news, fact sheets on wildlife and habitats, program policies, and ways to take action.
Subject: Science & Technology–Environmental Sciences & Ecology; Science & Technology–Life Sciences–Zoology; Science & Technology–Environmental Sciences & Ecology; Science & Technology–Life Sciences–Zoology; Science & Technology–Environmental Sciences & Ecology; Science & Technology–Life Sciences–Zoology

Kew Scientist

Kew Scientist

Newsletter of the Royal Botanic Gardens at Kew and Wakehurst Place; provides information about plant science and conservation, research, education, and events at the Kew Gardens and Wakehurst Place.
Subject: Science & Technology–Environmental Sciences & Ecology; Science & Technology–Life Sciences–Plant Biology (Botany); Science & Technology–Science & Technology News

Really Magazine

Really Magazine

A witty analysis of current news events and happenings ranging from science and technology to politics and environmental issues updated weekly.
Subject: Entertainment & Leisure–Entertainment & Leisure News; Law, Government & Political Science–Political Science–Politics–Politics News; Science & Technology–Environmental Sciences & Ecology

Women in Natural Resources

Women in Natural Resources

“Women in Natural Resources (WiNR) is a unique, high quality magazine-journal in the field of natural resources. It combines the best elements of a technical journal, the informal style of a newsletter, and the reader-friendly format of a magazine. It is designed and written by women at all levels in forestry, fisheries, wildlife, range, recreat …
Subject: Social Sciences–Gender & Sexuality–Women–Careers; Science & Technology–Environmental Sciences & Ecology

The Planet

The Planet

“The Planet is published by the Sierra Club to help activists fight for environmental protection at the local, state, national and international levels”.
Subject: Law, Government & Political Science–Political Science–Politics–Political Advocacy Groups; Science & Technology–Environmental Sciences & Ecology

Plant Science Bulletin

Plant Science Bulletin

“The Plant Science Bulletin is an informal communication published four times a year, with information on upcoming meetings, courses, field trips, news of colleagues, new books, and professional opportunities. It provides a means of advertising items or materials wanted. It also serves as a forum for circulating BSA committee reports, for distribut …
Subject: Science & Technology–Environmental Sciences & Ecology; Science & Technology–Life Sciences–Plant Biology (Botany)

Natural Life: Your Guide to Sustainable Healthy Living

Natural Life: Your Guide to Sustainable Healthy Living

Covers ecology and the environment, health, food regulations and safety, sustainable living, organic gardening, parenting, progressive politics, biotechnology, women’s issues, and homeschooling.
Subject: Science & Technology–Environmental Sciences & Ecology; Social Sciences–Social Issues And Social Welfare

Journal of Political Ecology: Case Studies in History and Society

Journal of Political Ecology: Case Studies in History and Society

“Journal of Political Ecology is a peer reviewed journal begun in 1994 that welcomes submissions in English,French and Spanish from a broad range of disciplines and hopes to encourage research into the linkages between political economy and human environmental impacts.” Volumes 1 through 3 (1994-1996) are archived . The site has links to PESO; …
Subject: Science & Technology–Environmental Sciences & Ecology; Business & Economics–Economics; Law, Government & Political Science–Political Science

Journal of Environmental Assessment Policy and Management (JEAPM)

Journal of Environmental Assessment Policy and Management (JEAPM)

New journal that focuses on “law, policy and procedures, covering policy formulation, development and implementation, public participation and the institutional basis for Environmental Assessment.” Provides full text articles.
Subject: Science & Technology–Environmental Sciences & Ecology; Law, Government & Political Science–Law

In Touch Magazine

In Touch Magazine

“In Touch seeks to connect people and explore possibilities in a rich exchange of vital information about health, ecology, personal growth, professional development, creativity, and wellness.”
Subject: Health & Medical Sciences; Science & Technology–Environmental Sciences & Ecology; Arts & Humanities–Culture–General Interest

Environmental Design & Construction

Environmental Design & Construction

“Environmental Design & Construction covers all aspects of environmentally sound buildingdesign & construction including recycled building products, energy efficiency, alternative energy sources, indoor air quality, systems of waste disposal and re-use, and more.”
Subject: Science & Technology–Environmental Sciences & Ecology; Arts & Humanities–Fine Arts–Architecture; Business & Economics–Industry–Construction

Environmental Health Perspectives Journals

Environmental Health Perspectives Journals

This site offers access to the journals Environmental Health Perspectives and Environmental Health Perspectives Supplements, both of which are published by the National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences, National Institutes of Health. There is the option of searching the full text of each article.
Subject: Health & Medical Sciences; Science & Technology–Environmental Sciences & Ecology

Ecology and Society: a journal of integrative science for resilience and sustainability

Ecology and Society: a journal of integrative science for resilience and sustainability

“Conservation Ecology is an electronic, peer-reviewed, scientific journal devoted to the rapid dissemination of current research. Content of the journal ranges from the applied to the theoretical. Topics covered include the ecological bases for: 1. The conservation of ecosystems, landscapes, species, populations, and genetic diversity; 2. The res …
Subject: Science & Technology–Life Sciences; Science & Technology–Environmental Sciences & Ecology

Aquatic Survival

Aquatic Survival

The Aquatic Conservation Network (ACN) “facilitates improved communications among scientists, industry and amateur aquarists by publishing a quarterly bulletin Aquatic Survival. This periodical provides a forum for information exchange through articles and letters, outlinesprogress on ACN initiatives, and highlights the coming events of relevance t …
Subject: Science & Technology–Environmental Sciences & Ecology; Science & Technology–Earth Sciences–Oceanography/Hydrology

OnEarth

OnEarth

National Resources Defense Council sends OnEarth (formerly called The Amicus Journal) out to its membership and also publishes it online. The online version has poetry, fiction, nonfiction, letters and responses from NRDC, links to archives of OnEarth, selected articles, and book reviews.
Subject: Science & Technology–Environmental Sciences & Ecology; Social Sciences–Social Issues And Social Welfare

The Biodiversity Support Program

The Biodiversity Support Program

The Biodiversity Support Program’s mission was promotion of conservation worldwide. This website compiles descriptions of conservation programs carried out all over the globe and provides a search engine to access BSP publications.
Subject: Science & Technology–Environmental Sciences & Ecology

Center for Land Use Interpretation

Center for Land Use Interpretation

“The Center for Land Use Interpretation is a research organization involved in exploring, examining, and understanding land and landscape issues. The Center employs a variety of methods to pursue its stated aim, engaging in research, classification, extrapolation, and exhibition.” Includes a searchable Land Use Database, publications list, and des …
Subject: Arts & Humanities–Culture–Criticism; Science & Technology–Environmental Sciences & Ecology; Arts & Humanities–Fine Arts–Architecture

Center for the Built Environment

Center for the Built Environment

“The Center for the Built Environment (CBE) was established in May 1997 at the University of California, Berkeley to provide timely, unbiased information on promising new building technologies and design techniques.” Excellent links to environmentally-friendly, sustainable design resources. This site also provides full-text research reports and p …
Subject: Science & Technology–Environmental Sciences & Ecology; Arts & Humanities–Fine Arts–Architecture; Business & Economics–Industry–Construction

Alliance for Healthy Homes

Alliance for Healthy Homes

“The Alliance for Healthy Homes was founded in 1990 as the Alliance To End Childhood Lead Poisoning. The Alliance for Healthy Homes works to protect children from lead and other home environmental health hazards. A national, non-profit public interest organization, the Alliance advocates for policy solutions and builds the capacity of communities t …
Subject: Science & Technology–Environmental Sciences & Ecology; Health & Medical Sciences–Pediatrics

Worldwatch Institute

Worldwatch Institute

“Worldwatch is a nonprofit public policy research organization dedicated to informing policymakers and the public about emerging global problems and trends and the complex links between the world economy and its environmental support systems.” Site includes news updates, publications, and articles from the Worldwatch Institute Magazine. Links to …
Subject: Law, Government & Political Science–Law–United States–Environmental Law; Science & Technology–Engineering–Civil And Environmental Engineering; Science & Technology–Environmental Sciences & Ecology

The Evergreen Foundation

The Evergreen Foundation

“Since 1991, The Evergreen Foundation has been dedicated to connecting people with nature through the enhancement of healthy natural environments in schools and communities across Canada. Our mission is to support and inspire community action that promotes the connection between a sustainable natural environment and healthy communities.”
Subject: Law, Government & Political Science–Political Science–Politics–Political Advocacy Groups; Science & Technology–Environmental Sciences & Ecology; Social Sciences–Social Issues And Social Welfare

Southern Africa Environment Project

Southern Africa Environment Project

SAEP is an environmental non-governmental organisation with offices in Cape Town and Port Elizabeth. SAEP’s programme is based on the following beliefs: Environmental education, Environmental leadership and leadership skills and the capacity for environmental advocacy, especially in the black community, must be developed as rapidly as possible.

Subject: Science & Technology–Environmental Sciences & Ecology

Lincoln Institute of Land Policy

Lincoln Institute of Land Policy

The mission of the Lincoln Institute of Land Policy is “to study and teach about land policy, including land economics and land taxation…The Institute’s goals are to integrate the theory and practice of land use and taxation and to understand the multidisciplinary forces that influence them.” The site includes publications, conference listings, …
Subject: Science & Technology–Environmental Sciences & Ecology; Law, Government & Political Science–Political Science–Think Tanks

Earthwatch Institute

Earthwatch Institute

Service organization providing opportunities for members of the public to participate in scientific research expeditions studying archaeology, endangered animals, natural resource management, and other topics related to environmental change. Website details the organization’s volunteer and educational programs.
Subject: Science & Technology–Life Sciences; Social Sciences–Social Issues And Social Welfare–Philanthropy & Social Service; Science & Technology–Environmental Sciences & Ecology; Social Sciences–Archaeology

Ecological Society of America

Ecological Society of America

“The Ecological Society of America (ESA) is a non-partisan, nonprofit organization of scientists founded in 1915 to stimulate sound ecological research; clarify and communicate the science of ecology and promote the responsible application of ecological knowledge to public issues”.

Its Web site offers links to meetings, publications, career and …

Subject: Science & Technology–Environmental Sciences & Ecology

Organic Consumers Association

Organic Consumers Association

A “national consumer advocacy organization committed to educating, uniting, and organizing organic consumers. We will actively work to protect the integrity of organic food, and dramatically increase its accessibility to the point where sustainable agriculture becomes the dominant form of food and fiber production in the US and across the world.” …
Subject: Science & Technology–Agriculture & Aquaculture; Science & Technology–Environmental Sciences & Ecology

Natural Environment Research Council

Natural Environment Research Council

“NERC is the lead organisation within the UK with responsibility for providing funding and support of research, survey and monitoring in the sciences of the natural environment. To fulfil obligations within its mission, NERC supports an integrated science capability that includes funding to universities, its own Centre/Surveys and provision of a sc …
Subject: Science & Technology–Earth Sciences; Science & Technology–Life Sciences; Science & Technology–Environmental Sciences & Ecology

Linnean Society of London

Linnean Society of London

“The Linnean Society of London, which was founded in 1788, is now the oldest extant scientific society in the world devoted to natural history …the Society promotes all aspects of biology, but particularly those concerning the diversity and interrelationships of organisms. This involves the examination and collation of a wide range of scientific …
Subject: Science & Technology–Earth Sciences; Science & Technology–Life Sciences; Science & Technology–Environmental Sciences & Ecology

Wildlife Conservation Society

Wildlife Conservation Society

“Headquartered at New York City’s Bronx Zoo, the Wildlife Conservation Society (WCS) works to save wildlife and wild lands throughout the world. For more than a century, WCS has inspired care for nature, pioneered environmental education programs, and helped sustain biological diversity. Throughout its rich history, the Society has remained an inte …
Subject: Science & Technology–Environmental Sciences & Ecology

TRAFFIC

TRAFFIC

“TRAFFIC aims to help ensure that wildlife trade is at sustainable levels and in accordance with domestic and international laws and agreements. This is achieved through the investigation, monitoring and reporting of such trade, particularly that which is detrimental to the survival of flora and fauna and that which is illegal. TRAFFIC shall be a s …
Subject: Science & Technology–Environmental Sciences & Ecology; Business & Economics–Commerce & Trade; Social Sciences–Social Issues And Social Welfare

The Nature Conservancy

The Nature Conservancy

“The mission of Nature Conservancy is to preserve plants, animals and natural communities that represent the diversity of life on Earth by protecting the lands and waters they need to survive.” The Nature Conservancy raises funds to purchase environmentally valuable land and preserve it. The Nature Conservancy operates “the largest private system o …
Subject: Science & Technology–Environmental Sciences & Ecology; Social Sciences–Social Issues And Social Welfare

Automotive Recyclers Association

Automotive Recyclers Association

“Since 1943, the ARA has represented an industry dedicated to the efficient removal and reuse of automotive parts, and the safe disposal of inoperable motor vehicles. ARA services approximately 2,000 member companies through direct membership and 3,500 other companies through 54 Affiliate Chapters worldwide. ARA is the only trade association serv …
Subject: Science & Technology–Transportation–Road; Science & Technology–Environmental Sciences & Ecology

Council for Agricultural Science and Technology

Council for Agricultural Science and Technology

“The mission of the Council for Agricultural Science and Technology (CAST) is to identify food and fiber, environmental, and other agricultural issues and to interpret related scientific research information for legislators, regulators, and the media for use in public policy decision making.” The CAST site has news, information about the organizat …
Subject: Science & Technology–Agriculture & Aquaculture; Law, Government & Political Science–Political Science–Politics–Political Advocacy Groups; Science & Technology–Environmental Sciences & Ecology

World Conservation Monitoring Centre

World Conservation Monitoring Centre

The World Conservation Monitoring Centre studies and presents information on biodiversity, ecosystem and species survival. As part of the United Nations Environmental Program, this website has information on international environmental policy and decision-making.
Subject: Law, Government & Political Science–Political Science–Politics–Political Advocacy Groups; Science & Technology–Environmental Sciences & Ecology; Social Sciences–Social Issues And Social Welfare

Center for Coastal Studies

Center for Coastal Studies

“A private non-profit organization for research, conservation, and education in the costal and marine environments.”
Subject: Science & Technology–Environmental Sciences & Ecology; Science & Technology–Earth Sciences–Oceanography/Hydrology

Rainbow Warriors International

Rainbow Warriors International

“Rainbow Warriors International is a non-profit organization dedicated to promoting sustainable development worldwide and human rights of Small Island Developing States, indigenous peoples and peoples not represented in the United Nations.”
Subject: Science & Technology–Environmental Sciences & Ecology; Social Sciences–Social Issues And Social Welfare

Global Alliance of Performers

Global Alliance of Performers

“Global Alliance of Performers is a tax-exempt, nonprofit organization which bridges charities, performers, technicians, artists, buisness and the general public providing an opportunity to educate and increase public awareness of important social and environmental concerns.” Site includes information on current and ongoing projects and links to re …
Subject: Entertainment & Leisure–Music; Science & Technology–Environmental Sciences & Ecology; Social Sciences–Social Issues And Social Welfare

The Xerces Society

The Xerces Society

The Xerces Society is “an international, nonprofit organization focused on public education about invertebrates, and conservation projects that demonstrate their critical roles in endangered ecosystems around the globe.
Subject: Science & Technology–Life Sciences–Zoology–Invertebrates; Science & Technology–Environmental Sciences & Ecology

Environmental Industry Interactive

Environmental Industry Interactive

“The Environmental Industry Associations (EIA) is developing an Internet and World Wide Web presence that will specifically address concerns, needs and objectives of environmental industry companies.” They have information on waste age publications, educational programs, insurance and safety, and legislative affairs.
Subject: Science & Technology–Environmental Sciences & Ecology; Business & Economics–Industry–Other Industries

The Fund for Animals

The Fund for Animals

“The Fund for Animals was founded in 1967 by prominent author and animal advocate Cleveland Amory, and has spearheaded some of the most historic and significant events in the history of the animal protection movement. With twelve regional offices working on hard-hitting animal advocacy campaigns, and eight world-famous animal care facilities, The F …
Subject: Science & Technology–Environmental Sciences & Ecology; Social Sciences–Social Issues And Social Welfare–Animal Rights

European Environment Agency

European Environment Agency

“Through the provision of timely, targeted, relevant and reliable information to policy making agents and the public, the EEA aims to help achieve significant and measurable improvement in Europe’s environment” This searchable site provides agency information, news, and projects; environmental events worldwide; databases and information resources; …
Subject: Science & Technology–Environmental Sciences & Ecology

Wild Ones

Wild Ones

“Wild Ones — Natural Landscapers, Ltd. is a non-profit organization with a mission to educate and share information with members and community at the ‘plant-roots’ level and to promote biodiversity and environmentally sound practices. We are a diverse membership interested in landscaping using native species in developing plant communities.” The …
Subject: Science & Technology–Environmental Sciences & Ecology

Earth Society Foundation

Earth Society Foundation

The Earth Society Foundation was formed to foster celebration of Earth Day by Margaret Mead and John McConnell, founder of Earth Day. The organization provides information about McConnell, Earth Day, and links to other groups promoting environmental awareness.
Subject: Science & Technology–Environmental Sciences & Ecology; Social Sciences–Social Issues And Social Welfare

Canadian Coastal Science and Engineering Association

Canadian Coastal Science and Engineering Association

“A federally chartered non-profit corporation created in 1991 to carry on the work of the former Associate Committee on Shorelines of the National Research Council.” The web site has information about: goals, board of directors, membership application, proceedings of the 1997 Canadian Coastal Conference – Abstracts, Coastal Zone Canada Conference, …
Subject: Science & Technology–Environmental Sciences & Ecology

National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences

National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences

“Human health and human disease result from three interactive elements: environmental factors, individual susceptibility and age. The mission of the National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences (NIEHS) is to reduce the burden of human illness and dysfunction from environmental causes by understanding each of these elements and how they inter …
Subject: Science & Technology–Environmental Sciences & Ecology; Health & Medical Sciences–Occupational Health & Safety

International Association of Hydrological Sciences

International Association of Hydrological Sciences

International nongovernmental organization for research on hydrology and water resources. Website offers searchable database of all the association’s journal and “redbook” publications, with full text available in PDF and HTML formats.
Subject: Science & Technology–Environmental Sciences & Ecology; Science & Technology–Earth Sciences–Oceanography/Hydrology

Society of Environmental Toxicology and Chemistry

Society of Environmental Toxicology and Chemistry

“The Society of Environmental Toxicology and Chemistry (SETAC) is an independent, nonprofit professional society that provides a forum for individuals and institutions engaged in study of environmental issues, Management and conservation of natural resources, Environmental education, and Environmental research and development.” Site includes infor …
Subject: Science & Technology–Environmental Sciences & Ecology; Science & Technology–Chemical Sciences (Chemistry)

American Federation of Aviculture

American Federation of Aviculture

“The AFA is dedicated to the promotion of aviculture and the conservation of Avian Wildlife through the encouragement of captive breeding programs, scientific research and the education of the general public. To promote the interests of aviculture , the AFA works to educate legislators within the U.S.A.”
Subject: Science & Technology–Life Sciences–Zoology–Birds; Science & Technology–Environmental Sciences & Ecology; Entertainment & Leisure–Outdoor Recreation

Inter-Tribal Environmental Council of Oklahoma

Inter-Tribal Environmental Council of Oklahoma

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. To accomplish this mission ITEC provides technical support, training and environmental services in a variety of environmental disciplines. Currently, there a …
Subject: Social Sciences–Ethnicity, Culture, And Race–Native American; Science & Technology–Environmental Sciences & Ecology

Natural Resources Defense Council

Natural Resources Defense Council

“The Natural Resources Defense Council (NRDC) is is a national non-profit environmental organization dedicated to protecting the world’s natural resources and ensuring a safe and healthy environment for all people.” This site provides membership information, material on numerous environmental issues, a glossary of terms used in environmental scienc …
Subject: Science & Technology–Environmental Sciences & Ecology

Water Quality Association

Water Quality Association

“The Water Quality Association (WQA) is the international trade association representing the household, commercial, and industrial water quality improvement industry. Its 2,200 corporate member companies manufacture and sell point-of-use/point-of-entry (POU/POE) equipment, package water treatment plants, and customized water treatment systems.” Thi …
Subject: Science & Technology–Environmental Sciences & Ecology; Business & Economics–Industry–Utilities

American Water Works Association

American Water Works Association

“The American Water Works Association (AWWA) is an international nonprofit scientific and educational society dedicated to the improvement of drinking water quality and supply. Founded in 1881, AWWA is the largest organization of water supply professionals in the world.” This site provides information about the AWWA organization, regulatory develop …
Subject: Science & Technology–Environmental Sciences & Ecology; Business & Economics–Industry–Utilities

Air and Waste Management Association

Air and Waste Management Association

The AWMA would like to “be the premier international environmental organization promoting global environmental responsibility… to assist in the professional development and critical environmental decision making of our members to benefit society… to enhance environmental knowledge and provide quality information on which to base environmental d …
Subject: Science & Technology–Environmental Sciences & Ecology

EcoDesign Resource Society

EcoDesign Resource Society

“EcoDesign members are people who wish to affect change; to create healthier, more sustainable environments. We are concerned citizens, homeowners, architects, landscape architects, designers, engineers, specifiers, planners, developers, builders, manufacturers, educators and students. Objectives: to promote awareness of the health & environmenta …
Subject: Science & Technology–Environmental Sciences & Ecology

Friends of the Earth Interational

Friends of the Earth Interational

“Friends of the Earth International is a federation of autonomous environmental organisations from all over the world.” The FoEI web site has links to national FoE organizations, environmental organizations affiliated with FoEI, other environmental organizations, texts of international environmental treaties, news bulletins on related issues, and …
Subject: Science & Technology–Environmental Sciences & Ecology

Greenpeace International

Greenpeace International

“Greenpeace is an independent, campaigning organisation which uses non-violent, creative confrontation to expose global environmental problems, and to force the solutions which are essential to a green and peaceful future.” This searchable home page contains information on Greenpeace’s toxics, nuclear, atmosphere and biodiversity campaigns, links t …
Subject: Law, Government & Political Science–Political Science–Politics–Political Advocacy Groups; Science & Technology–Environmental Sciences & Ecology

World Wildlife Fund Canada

World Wildlife Fund Canada

The World Wildlife Fund is “the largest private conservation organization in the world.” The WWF-Canada home page has information on projects in Canada and Latin America, a page for children, ways to get involved in environmental activism, and membership information.
Subject: Science & Technology–Environmental Sciences & Ecology

Sierra Club

Sierra Club

??The Sierra Club is a non-profit member-supported, public interest organization that promotes conservation of the natural environment by influencing public policy decisions–legislative, administrative, legal, and electoral.?? The site includes links to related organizations and other Internet resources, regional chapters, the Club??s history, e …
Subject: Science & Technology–Environmental Sciences & Ecology

The Association for the Study of Literature and Environment

The Association for the Study of Literature and Environment

“The Association for the Study of Literature and Environment (ASLE, pronounced “az-lee”) was founded in October 1992 to promote the exchange of ideas and information pertaining to literature that considers the relationship between human beings and the natural world. Although this literature genre is sometomes called ‘nature-writing’, the name of th …
Subject: Arts & Humanities–Literature; Science & Technology–Environmental Sciences & Ecology