State Level Organizations
Mission: We seek to empower and unite young leaders to act for climate justice on the Colorado Plateau.
Frack Free Four Corners
As Four Corners states, we hope to bring activists together and assist each other in combating fracking in our shared regions. It is our mission to amplify the voices and work of all our fellow activists and their organizations, but it is also our mission to provide our fellow citizens with the credible information and tools to maximize their participation and assistance in achieving our mutual goals.
Environmental Groups in Flagstaff Area and North
Northern AZ Climate Change Alliance
Mission: To inform and engage people from all walks of life to join a broad and diverse climate movement. NAZCCA seeks to raise awareness of the threats of climate change and activate residents to organize and work to reduce human impact on climate. By informing, engaging, and training people to fight for change we hope to achieve a future that is sustainable for people and planet.
Mission: To provide strategic communications and direct action support for Indigenous community’s sacred lands defense. We are a radical volunteer crew of anti-colonial & anti-capitalist Indigenous media makers & agitators that work together on a project by project basis for liberation for Mother Earth and all her beings.
Yavapai County Climate Change Coalition
Mission: Achieve local programs to mitigate and adapt to climate change.
Prescott Audubon Society
Our mission is to share our delight in all things bird, from song to flock to the habitat we share, in ways that are fun and meaningful. We hope the joy of learning about birds will enrich your life!
Black Mesa Waterkeeper
Mission: The Mission of Black Mesa Trust is to safeguard, preserve and honor the sacred land, culture and water of the Black Mesa and our Mother Earth for future generations to come.
Northern Arizona Audubon Society
To promote the understanding and appreciation of birds and other wildlife and the conservation and restoration of their natural habitats.
Environmental Groups in Phoenix Area and Central
Desert Rivers Audubon Society
Educating and inspiring our community to protect and preserve birds, wildlife, and their habitats
Maricopa Audubon Society
Maricopa Audubon Society is an organization of volunteers dedicated to the enjoyment of birds and other wildlife with a primary focus on the protection and restoration of the habitat of the Southwest through fellowship, education, and community involvement.
Sonoran Audubon Society
Sierra Club – Grand Canyon Chapter
Mission: The Grand Canyon (Arizona) Chapter was formed in 1965 in order to focus attention on stopping dams in Grand Canyon. Our work to protect the Colorado River and Grand Canyon National Park continues today and has been joined by a number of programs to safeguard other areas and issues.
The Nature Conservancy in Arizona
Mission: The Nature Conservancy has helped protect more than 1.5 million acres in Arizona—including six preserves that are open to the public. We are forging new alliances and developing innovative tools to help communities achieve both a healthy environment and a healthy economy.
The League of Conservation Voters – Chispa
Mission: As a grassroots campaign, Chispa is raising Latino voices for a cleaner future in Arizona
Audubon Arizona’s mission is to protect birds and the places they need, today and tomorrow, using science, advocacy, education, and on-the-ground conservation.
White Mountain Audubon Society
Mission: White Mountain Audubon Society is dedicated to the enjoyment of birds and other wildlife by providing environmental leadership and awareness through fellowship, education, community involvement, and conservation programs in the White Mountains and surrounding areas.
Arizona Wildlife Federation
Mission: AWF is a non-profit organization dedicated to educating, inspiring, and assisting individuals and organizations to value, conserve, enhance, manage, and protect wildlife and wildlife habitat. The AWF is a statewide association of people interested in the present and future well-being of Arizona’s wildlife, wildlife habitat and natural systems.
Friends of the Santa Cruz River, a Waterkeeper Affiliate
Mission: The mission of Friends of the Santa Cruz River (FOSCR) is “to ensure a continued flow of the river’s surface waters, promote the highest river water quality achievable, and to protect and restore the riparian ecosystem and diversity of life supported by the river’s waters,” as stated in our by-laws.
Environmental Groups in Tucson and South
The Arizona Chapter of the National Association of Environmental Professionals
Mission: Providing an opportunity for technical and regulatory information exchange, forum for environmental speakers, and endless networking opportunities through meetings, conferences, and other activities. Promote the goals of enhancing, maintaining, and protecting the quality of life in the natural and human environment Create an interdisciplinary society of environmental professionals in Arizona Encourage the efficient use of resources and improvement of the natural environment Encourage and improve communication within the environmental community including colleagues in business, government, and academics.
The Climate Reality Project: Baja Arizona Chapter
Mission: Our mission is to catalyze a global solution to the climate crisis by making urgent action a necessity across every level of society.
Inland Ocean Coalition Sonoran Desert Chapter
Mission: The Sonoran Desert chapter joined the Coalition in late 2016 and began outreach and education efforts in early 2017, focusing primarily on sustainable seafood.
Tucson Audubon Society
Mission: Tucson Audubon inspires people to enjoy and protect birds through recreation, education, conservation, and restoration of the environment upon which we all depend.
Yuma Audubon Society
The Yuma Audubon Society is dedicated to conserving natural resources, educating members on conservation issues, and increasing awareness about the diversity of nature in the Yuma, AZ, area.
Environmental Groups in United States
1% for the Planet...A global network of businesses, nonprofits and individuals working together for a healthy planet. More than $175 Million dollars given back to the environment.
314 Action- 314 Action was founded by members of the STEM community, grassroots supporters and political activists who believe in science. We are committed to electing more STEM candidates to office, advocating for evidence-based policy solutions to issues like climate change, and fighting the Trump administration's attacks on science.
350.org- 350 is building a future that's just, prosperous, equitable and safe from the effects of climate change.
Association of Environmental Professionals...to be the interdisciplinary organization dedicated to developing the highest standards of ethics and proficiency in the environmental professions.
American Bird Conservancy...to conserve native birds and their habitats throughout the Americas. Our commitment to bird conservation remains absolute, even while some other groups shift their mission to prioritize people over wildlife. We believe unequivocally that conserving birds and their habitats benefits all other species — including people.
American Farmland Trust...to save the land that sustains us by protecting farmland, promoting sound farming practices, and keeping farmers on the land.
Audubon ...to conserve and restore natural ecosystems, focusing on birds, other wildlife, and their habitats for the benefit of humanity and the earth's biological diversity.
Center for Biological Diversity...At the Center for Biological Diversity, we believe that the welfare of human beings is deeply linked to nature — to the existence in our world of a vast diversity of wild animals and plants. Because diversity has intrinsic value, and because its loss impoverishes society, we work to secure a future for all species, great and small, hovering on the brink of extinction. We do so through science, law and creative media, with a focus on protecting the lands, waters and climate that species need to survive.
Citizens Climate Lobby...Citizens’ Climate Lobby is a non-profit, nonpartisan, grassroots advocacy organization focused on national policies to address climate change.
Clean Water Action...To protect our environment, health, economic well-being and community quality of life. Clean Water Action organizes strong grassroots groups and coalitions, and campaigns to elect environmental candidates and to solve environmental and community problems.
Conservation International...Building upon a strong foundation of science, partnership and field demonstration, CI empowers societies to responsibly and sustainably care for nature, our global biodiversity, for the well-being of humanity.
Conservation Land Foundation..to protect, restore and expand the National Conservation Lands through education, advocacy and partnerships.
Earth Hero...Our nonprofit volunteer team is focused on providing tools and ideas that empower all who want to reduce emissions and care for our shared planet.
Earth Island Institute...Earth Island Institute has been a hub for grassroots campaigns dedicated to conserving, preserving, and restoring the ecosystems on which our civilization depends.
Earth Justice...Earthjustice was created by a small group of attorneys with a passionate belief that the power of the law could be used to preserve the environment.
Earth Watch Institute...To engage people worldwide in scientific field research and education to promote the understanding and action necessary for a sustainable environment.
Earthworks... Earthworks is a nonprofit organization dedicated to protecting communities and the environment from the adverse impacts of mineral and energy development while promoting sustainable solutions. Earthworks stands for clean air, water and land, healthy communities, and corporate accountability. We work for solutions that protect both the Earth’s resources and our communities.
Elders Climate Action ...to mobilize elders throughout the United States to address climate change while there is still time to protect the well-being of our grandchildren and future generations. We are dedicated to using the power of our caring, our wisdom and our numbers to push for strong policies that will reduce greenhouse gases in our atmosphere to a level consistent with life thriving on our planet.
Environment America...Through Environment America, you protect the places we love and promote core environmental values, such as clean air to breathe, clean water to drink, and clean energy to power our lives.
Environmental Defense Fund...to preserve the natural systems on which all life depends.
Environmental Working Group...to empower people to live healthier lives in a healthier environment. With breakthrough research and education, we drive consumer choice and civic action.
Forest Stewardship Council...to promote environmentally sound, socially beneficial and economically prosperous management of the world's forests.
Friends of the Earth...fights to protect our environment and create a healthy and just world.
Great Old Broads for Wilderness ... is a national grassroots organization, led by women, that engages and inspires activism to preserve and protect wilderness and wild lands.
Green America... to harness economic power—the strength of consumers, investors, businesses, and the marketplace—to create a socially just and environmentally sustainable society.
Green Latinos...a national non-profit organization that convenes a broad coalition of Latino leaders committed to addressing national, regional and local environmental, natural resources and conservation issues that significantly affect the health and welfare of the Latino community in the United States.
Greenpeace ...Greenpeace is a global, independent campaigning organization that uses peaceful protest and creative communication to expose global environmental problems and promote solutions that are essential to a green and peaceful future.
Greenpeace Fund... campaign on a variety of issues, centering on the following: Stop climate change, Defend our oceans, Protect ancient forest, Say no to genetic engineering, Eliminate toxic chemicals, End the nuclear age, Encourage sustainable trade and agriculture, Demand peace and disarmament.
Interfaith Power & Light - Interfaith Power & Light inspires and mobilizes people of faith and conscience to take bold and just action on climate change.
International Rivers...protects rivers and defends the rights of communities that depend on them. We work to stop destructive dams and promote water and energy solutions for a just and sustainable world.
Izaak Walton League...To conserve, restore, and promote the sustainable use and enjoyment of our natural resources, including soil, air, woods, waters, and wildlife.
Land Trust Alliance...To save the places people need and love by strengthening land conservation across America.
League of Conservation Voters...works to turn environmental values into national, state and local priorities. LCV, as part of the Conservation Voter Movement along our state LCV partners, advocates for sound environmental laws and policies, holds elected officials accountable for their votes and actions, and elects pro-environment candidates who will champion our priority issues.
National Geographic Society...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.
National Parks Conservation Association... protecting and enhancing America's National Park System for present and future generations.
National Wildlife Federation ...We believe America’s experience with cherished landscapes and wildlife has helped define and shape our national character and identity for generations. Protecting these natural resources is a cause that has long united Americans from all walks of life and political stripes. To hunters, anglers, hikers, birders, wildlife watchers, boaters, climbers, campers, cyclists, gardeners, farmers, forest stewards, and other outdoor enthusiasts, this conservation ethic represents a sacred duty and obligation to protect and build upon our conservation heritage for the sake of wildlife, ourselves, our neighbors, and—most of all—for future generations.
Natural Resource Defense Council...NRDC works to safeguard the earth—its people, its plants and animals, and the natural systems on which all life depends.
Ocean Conservancy... Ocean Conservancy is working with you to protect the ocean from today’s greatest global challenges.
Together, we create science-based solutions for a healthy ocean and the the wildlife and communities that depend on it.
Polar Bears International...to conserve polar bears and the sea ice they depend on. Through media, science, and advocacy, we work to inspire people to care about the Arctic, the threats to its future, and the connection between this remote region and our global climate.
Rainforest Action Network... preserves forests, protects the climate and upholds human rights by challenging corporate power and systemic injustice through frontline partnerships and strategic campaigns.
Rocky Mountain Institute... (RMI)’s mission is to transform global energy use to create a clean, prosperous, and secure low-carbon future.
Stand.Earth...believes that protecting our planet is everyone’s business. Because of our work, environmentally responsible businesses and governments will thrive. Natural systems will be protected, and the people and wildlife that depend on them will prosper. Markets will be more transparent and ethical.
The Climate Reality Project...To catalyze a global solution to the climate crisis by making urgent action a necessity across every level of society.
The Nature Conservancy...to conserve the lands and waters on which all life depends.
UN Environment Programme...to provide leadership and encourage partnership in caring for the environment by inspiring, informing, and enabling nations and peoples to improve their quality of life without compromising that of future generations.
Waterkeeper Alliance...strengthens and grows a global network of grassroots leaders protecting everyone’s right to clean water.
World Business Council for Sustainable Development...to accelerate the transition to a sustainable world by making more sustainable businesses more successful.
World Watch Institute...Through research and outreach that inspire action, 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.
World Wildlife Fund...to conserve nature and reduce the most pressing threats to the diversity of life on Earth.