Environmental Defense will be guided by scientific evaluation of environmental problems, and the solutions we advocate will be based on science, even when it leads in unfamiliar directions. Environmental Defense will work to create solutions that win lasting political, economic, and social support because they are bipartisan, efficient, and fair.
Environmental Defense believes that a sustainable environment will require economic and social systems that are equitable and just. We affirm our commitment to the environmental rights of the poor and people of color.
The four main goals of Environmental Defense are:
Environmental Defense provides a number of Outreach and Activism opportunities - both online and off. Please visit their website for more information.
Note: Care2 is not affiliated with Environmental Defense. We make donations to this organization because we believe it has demonstrated outstanding leadership in the effort to protect the Earth's natural resources.