Founded in 1971, Greenpeace 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 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 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 It'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
Founded in 1961, WWF has works to conserve nature and ecological processes. It focuses on six areas, Marine, Freshwater, Species, Climate Change, Toxics, Ecoregions and Forests.
The Sierra Club
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.
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.
Green Cross International
Founded by Mikhail Gorbachev in 1993, Green Cross works to ensure a just, sustainable and secure future for all by fostering a value shift and cultivating a new sense of global interdependence and shared responsibility in humanity's relationship with nature.
World Environmental Organization
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.