Global Resources

EDF is making moves to stabilize the global climate, build defenses against extreme weather, ensure food security and abundant oceans, and reduce exposure to air pollution and toxic chemicals.

FSC is the leading catalyst and defining force for improved forest management and market transformation, shifting the global forest trend toward sustainable use, conservation, restoration, and respect for all.

WBCSD’s science-based approach and targeted business solutions aim to scale up business impact as global business faces new, complex challenges and opportunities.

NRDC works to ensure the rights of all people to the air, the water and the wild, and to prevent special interests from undermining public interests. We believe the world’s children should inherit a planet that will sustain them as it has sustained us.

National Resources: US

USDA provides leadership on food, agriculture, natural resources, rural development, nutrition, and related issues based on public policy, the best available science, and effective management.

BSEE provides oversight and enforcement to promote safety, protect the environment, and conserve offshore resources.

ATTRA is managed by NCAT and is committed to providing high-value information and technical assistance to farmers, ranchers, Extension agents, educators, and others involved in sustainable agriculture in the United States.

BLM manages public lands for a variety of uses such as energy development, livestock grazing, recreation, and timber harvesting while ensuring natural, cultural, and historic resources are maintained for present and future use.

USBG is a living plant museum that informs visitors about the importance, and often irreplaceable value, of plants to the well-being of humans and to earth’s fragile ecosystems.

AZA envisions a world where all people respect, value and conserve wildlife and wild places.

mmc provides oversight of all marine mammal conservation policies and programs carried out by federal regulatory agencies.

ASA sets standards for animal care and housing as well as links together accredited sanctuaries in order to share information and find animals a safe haven.

EPA protects people and the environment from significant health risks, sponsors and conducts research, and develops and enforces environmental regulations.

Office of Environmental Management is the largest environmental cleanup program in the world and has been charged with the responsibility of cleaning up 107 sites across the country.

NPS preserves unimpaired the natural and cultural resources and values of the National Park System for the enjoyment, education, and inspiration of this and future generations. 

provides science about the natural hazards that threaten lives and livelihoods; the water, energy, minerals, and other natural resources we rely on; the health of our ecosystems and environment; and the impacts of climate and land-use change.

Noaa Fisheries is responsible for the stewardship of the nation’s ocean resources and their habitat. We provide vital services for the nation, all backed by sound science and an ecosystem-based approach to management.

Regional Resources: Florida

IFAS is a federal-state-county partnership dedicated to developing knowledge in agriculture, human and natural resources and the life sciences.

FAAWO is an organization of dedicated animal advocates working together to positively impact animals throughout the state of Florida.

FNPS is committed to Preserving, Conserving and Restoring the Native Plants and Native Plant Communities of Florida.

FTA builds, maintains, protects, and promotes the unique Florida National Scenic Trail (Florida Trail), along with a network of hiking trails throughout the state of Florida.

Conservation Florida is statewide accredited land trust working to protect Florida’s natural and agricultural landscapes for future generations.

1000 Friends has been leading the way to a more sustainable future for Florida. We educate, advocate, negotiate and, when necessary, litigate to protect our quality of life.

CFCW works to advance science-based solutions through efforts focused on awareness and education of our waterways, empowering people like you to speak up for our water quality and hold elected officials accountable for our water management practices.

REEF  is an international marine conservation organization that implements hands-on programs to involve local communities in conservation-focused activities. REEF was founded in 1990 and is based in Key Largo, Florida

FWCC operates on a landscape-scale conservation approach, utilizing corridors as a way to address habitat loss and fragmentation across Florida.