Environmental Resources

Environmental Working Group
http://www.ewg.org
The Environmental Working Group’s mission is to empower people to live healthier lives in a healthier environment. With breakthrough research and education, we drive consumer choice and civic action. We are a non-profit, non-partisan organization dedicated to protecting human health and the environment. 

Monterey Bay Aquarium’s Seafood Watch
http://www.seafoodwatch.org/consumers
Learn how to help protect fish and ocean animals by making good decisions when purchasing seafood. By asking one simple but important question you can help shape the demand for, and ultimately supply of, fish that's been caught or farmed in environmentally responsible ways.

Environmental Defense Fund
https://www.edf.org
We're one of the world’s largest non-profit environmental organizations, with more than one million members and a staff of 500 scientists, economists, policy experts, and other professionals around the world.  We believe prosperity and environmental stewardship must go hand in hand. We achieve results by finding solutions that benefit people while protecting natural systems.

Grist
http://grist.org/
We cover climate, energy, food, cities, politics, business, green living, and the occasional adorable baby animal. Our goal is to get people talking, thinking, and taking action.

Earth911
http://earth911.com/
Our vision and mission are simple – create a community that helps consumers find their own shade of green, adopt environmentally sound practices and drive impactful environmental changes. We are here to deliver a mix of targeted media content and recycling data so that you can live a happier, healthier, sustainable lifestyle; one that protects this wonderful planet we all call home.

California League of Conservation Voters
http://www.ecovote.org
The CLCV is the non-partisan political action arm of California's environmental movement. Their mission is to protect the environmental quality of the state by increasing public awareness of the environmental performance of all elected officials, working to elect environmentally responsible candidates, and holding them accountable to the environmental agenda once elected.

Environment California
http://www.environmentcalifornia.org
A statewide, citizen-based environmental advocacy organization.

Communities for a Better Environment (CBE)
http://www.cbecal.org
CBE is an environmental health and justice non-profit organization.

Sierra Club
http://www.sierraclubcalifornia.org
Founded by legendary conservationist John Muir in 1892, the Sierra Club is now the nation's largest and most influential grassroots environmental organization -- with more than two million members and supporters. Our successes range from protecting millions of acres of wilderness to helping pass the Clean Air Act, Clean Water Act, and Endangered Species Act. More recently, we've made history by leading the charge to move away from the dirty fossil fuels that cause climate disruption and toward a clean energy economy.

United States Global Change Research Program
http://www.globalchange.gov/
The U.S. Global Change Research Program (USGCRP) was established by Presidential Initiative in 1989 and mandated by Congress in the Global Change Research Act (GCRA) of 1990 to “assist the Nation and the world to understand, assess, predict, and respond to human-induced and natural processes of global change.”

California Natural Resources Agency
http://resources.ca.gov/
Our Mission is to restore, protect and manage the state’s natural, historical and cultural resources for current and future generations using creative approaches and solutions based on science, collaboration and respect for all the communities and interests involved.

California Environmental Protection Agency
http://www.calepa.ca.gov
Our mission is to restore, protect and enhance the environment, to ensure public health, environmental quality and economic vitality. We fulfill our mission by developing, implementing and enforcing environmental laws that regulate air, water and soil quality, pesticide use and waste recycling and reduction. Our departments are at the forefront of environmental science, using the most recent research to shape the state's environmental laws.

U.S. Global Change Research Program (USGCRP)
http://www.globalchange.gov
Our Mission is to build a knowledge base that informs human responses to climate and global change through coordinated and integrated Federal programs of research, education, communication, and decision support.


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