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Environmental Management: Organizations & Associations

Organizations & Associations

The Commission for Environmental Cooperation facilitates collaboration and public participation to foster conservation, protection and enhancement of the North American environment for the benefit of present and future generations, in the context of increasing economic, trade, and social links among Canada, Mexico, and the United States. This site includes access to full-text publications including reports, background papers, discussion papers and brochures.

Defenders works with state, national, and international policy makers to develop policies and programs to protect and restore wildlife and their habitats.

EWG provides research findings and other resources to help educate consumers about living healthier lives in a healthier environment.

Membership in THSOA is open to any individual or organization with an interest in surveying in hydrospace. Explore the References and Links sections for useful information.

This trade association represents for-profit companies in North America that provide solid, hazardous and medical waste collection, recycling and disposal services, and companies that provide professional and consulting services to the waste services industry. Explore the Resources tab for solid waste information, publications and resources, including information about garbage and solid waste and no-cost publications, articles and reports.

The Nature Conservancy is an environmental organization whose mission is to "conserve the lands and waters on which all life depends."

NatureServe is a non-profit conservation organization whose mission is to provide the scientific basis for effective conservation action. Sources for information about rare and endangered species and threatened ecosystems is featured along with animal, ecology, and plant data available for free download.

The Water Environment Federation (WEF) is a not-for-profit technical and educational organization representing water quality professionals around the world. Since 1928, WEF and its members have protected public health and the environment.