U.S. Green Building Council
The U.S. Green Building Council, co-founded by Mike Italiano, David Gottfried and Rick Fedrizzi in 1993, is a private 5013, membership-based non-profit organization that promotes sustainability in building design, construction, and operation.
Land Trust Alliance
The Land Trust Alliance works to save the places people love by strengthening land conservation across America. Founded in 1982, we work with the national land conservation community - comprised of 1.5 million dedicated land conservation professionals, volunteers and supporters - to quickly, effectively and permanently save our most valued natural places across America. The Land Trust Alliance believes that if we focus our combined efforts to increase the pace, quality and permanence of conservation, we can turn the tide and ultimately change the way that land development takes place in America. Today, the result of our work has been the creation of a vibrant, national movement of 1,700 organizations which has now conserved over 37 million acres.
Established in 1994, NatureServe is a conservation organization whose mission is to provide the scientific basis for effective conservation action. NatureServe and its network of natural heritage programs are the leading source for information about rare and endangered species and threatened ecosystems. We not only collect and manage detailed local information on plants, animals, and ecosystems, but develop information products, data management tools, and conservation services to help meet local, national, and global conservation needs. The objective scientific information about species and ecosystems developed by NatureServe is used by all sectors of society to make informed decisions about managing our natural resources.
Ecological Society of America
The Ecological Society of America is a professional organization of ecological scientists. Based in the United States and founded in 1915, ESA publications include peer-reviewed journals, newsletters, fact sheets, and teaching resources. It holds an annual meeting at different locations in the USA and Canada.
North American Association for Environmental Education
The north american association for environmental education supports leadership and excellence in environmental education, provides technical assistance to partner organizations, makes significant investments to advance the field, and builds the capacity of environmental educators in canada, the united states, and mexico. Our mission is to advance environmental literacy and civic engagement to create a more equitable and sustainable future for all.
Build It Green
Founded in 2004, Build It Green is an environment nonprofit focused on professional societies & associations. It is a mid-sized organization, with $28m in revenue and 49 employees. Build It Green is headquartered in Oakland, CA and its executive director, board is Karin Burns as of December, 2018.
National Association of Conservation Districts
Founded in 1953, National Association of Conservation Districts is an environment nonprofit focused on professional societies & associations. It is a mid-sized organization, with $12m in revenue and 20 employees. National Association of Conservation Districts is headquartered in Washington, DC and its immediate past president is Lee Mcdaniel as of September, 2019.
Since 1984, Island Press has been publishing the best new ideas on sustainability and the environment and working to spread those ideas to help people make a positive difference in the world. We publish an average of 30 new books annually on critically important topics such as ocean and marine conservation, land conservation, green buildings, ecosystems, sustainable agriculture, climate change, and ecological restoration. Island Press authors and experts inform and inspire change by reaching out to millions of people through the press, online, in the classroom, and in person. Today, with more than 1,000 titles in print, an active slate of author programs and events, and a growing online presence, we have emerged as one of the nation's leading providers of information on environmental issues and a leading communicator of environmental ideas.
American Public Gardens Association
Kennett Square, PA
The American Public Gardens Association, formerly the American Association of Botanical Gardens and Arboreta, is an association of public-garden institutions and professionals primarily in the United States and Canada.
Michigan Nature Association
Meridian charter Township, MI
The Michigan Nature Association is an association in the U.S. state of Michigan which was established in 1952. It is a nonprofit conservation organization dedicated to protecting Michigan's exceptional natural habitats and extraordinary and endangered plants and animals. It has preserved 172 nature sanctuaries in 58 counties throughout Michigan.