UK based and international environmental organisations which are activily campaigning to protect and conserve the earth's environment.
was founded in 1971, and campaigns to stop climate change, protect ancient forests, save the oceans, stop whaling, stop the nuclear threat, eliminate toxic chemicals, encourage sustainable trade and say no to genetic engineering.
Friends of the Earth International is the federation of all Friends of the Earth groups around the world. The organisation campaigns on the most urgent environmental and social issues of our day, while simultaneously catalyzing a shift toward sustainable societies.
People & Planet is a network of groups in the UK of students, Sixth formers and other supporters who campaign on issues of world poverty, human rights and protecting the environment.
Earth Day Network's mission is to broaden the environmental movement worldwide and to educate and mobilize people, governments, and corporations to take responsibility for a clean and healthy environment.
Worldwide Fund for Nature
began in 1961, and works to conserve nature and ecological processes. It focuses on six areas, Marine, Freshwater, Species, Climate Change, Toxics, Ecoregions and Forests.
National Audubon Society
Founded in 1905, the National Audubon Society is named for John James Audubon (1785-1851). It's mission is to conserve and restore natural ecosystems, focusing on birds and other wildlife for the benefit of humanity and the earth's biological diversity. The site has many resources and campaigns including a forest desktop activist guide.
World Environmental Organization is devoted to the preservation of the natural diversity of plant and animal species, and their habitats, through the prevention of environmental degradation and destruction. World.Org develops and implements scientific strategies for decreasing fossil fuel use, preventing climate change, and preserving plant and animal species and their habitats.
The Worldwatch Institute works to accelerate the transition to a sustainable world that meets human needs. The Institute’s top mission objectives are universal access to renewable energy and nutritious food, expansion of environmentally sound jobs and development, transformation of cultures from consumerism to sustainability, and an early end to population growth through healthy and intentional childbearing.
The National Geographic Society is a nonprofit scientific and educational organization that pushes the boundaries of exploration to further our understanding of our planet and empower us all to generate solutions for a more sustainable future.
The Sierra Club is a United States and Canada organisation that offers opportunities for local involvement, activism and outings. Current priority campaignsare Sprawl Solutions, Protecting Wildlands, Forests and Logging, Water and Factory Farm Pollution, Global Warming, Human Rights, Population Stabilization and Responsible Trade.