NRDC is the US’s most effective environmental action group, combining the grassroots power of 1.4 million members and online activists with the courtroom clout and expertise of more than 350 lawyers, scientists and other professionals.

The New York Times calls NRDC “One of the nation’s most powerful environmental groups.” The National Journal says they are “A credible and forceful advocate for stringent environmental protection.”

Priorities include:

  1. Curbing Global Warming and Creating the Clean Energy Future
  2. Reviving the World’s Oceans
  3. Defending Endangered Wildlife and Wild Places
  4. Protecting Our Health by Preventing Pollution
  5. Ensuring Safe and Sufficient Water
  6. Fostering Sustainable Communities