Alaska Safari Club Home Page
Safari Club International is a group of conservationist hunters. They believe that the
best method of preservation is controlled hunting to keep habitat and herds balanced.
Interestingly, a list of animals that have become un-endangered thanks to selective
hunting is included.
American Association of Zoo Keepers
This non-profit organization, made up of professional zoo keepers, is dedicated to
animal care and conservation. Browse this site to learn how you can help save the
endangered Eurasian Lynx population. While you're at it, try your hand at "Bowling
Learn how you can help the environment by planting a tree in your community. Learn
about the many Arbor Day programs for supplying trees to communities and educating the
population about the importance of trees.
Atlantic Salmon Federation
As if the salmon of North America didn't have enough trouble having to swim upstream,
now they have the possibility of extinction to contend with. The ASF's goal is to find
solutions to all issues that could possibly affect the salmon's survival.
Australian Wildlife Conservation, Earth Sanctuaries
Earth Sanctuaries is the most successful wildlife conservation project in the world.
Have reintroduced numerous endangered species back into the wild; self supporting through
tourism and investment.
Butterfly Website: Conservation and Ecology, The
Provides articles calling for the conservation of butterflies. Also has articles
describing the Montes Azules Biosphere Preserve which includes butterfly ranching among
its many projects.
Conservation Breeding Specialist Group
A conservation group who's mission is "to assist conservation of threatened animal
and plant species through scientific management of small populations in wild habitats,
with linkage to captive populations where needed." Check out their site to learn more
about their programs and publications, read the current issue of their newsletter, or find
out how you can assist.
Learn all about the company that works in rain forests, coastal and coral reef systems,
dry forests, deserts, and wastelands in over twenty-two countries. Also, find out what you
can do to assist actor Harrison Ford, Intel Chairman/CEO Gordon Moore, and the rest of CI
in their ongoing fight to conserve our environment.
Coral Reef Alliance, The
This site is the diving-in point for an alliance made up of snorkelers, divers, and
others who realize the value of our coral reefs and are working to preserve them. The
alliance sponsors a number of conservation projects which you can sign up for online.
Endangered Plants: Images
When one thinks of endangered species, one typically thinks solely of animals. Several
species of plants , however, are threatened and endangered as well. They are shown here
along with information regarding their status and location.
View recent additions to the endangered species list, as well as the entire list sorted
by group or region. View a list of extinct animals. This site also contains many images of
creatures on the list.
GreenLife SocietyNorth America
The goal of the GLSNA is to contribute to the protection and conservation of endangered
flora and fauna. They feel that every species has a right to exist regardless of whatever
resource value they hold for man. The organization was founded in 1983 and is staffed
primarily by volunteers.
International Palm Society
The IPS is a group consisting of almost 3,000 members in over 80 countries dedicated to
study, culture, and preservation of palm trees around the world. Their Web site gives
general information about the society, membership information, and offers access to
several palm oriented publications.
International Wildlife Education & Conservation
A great resource for people who want to learn about wildlife conservation and how to
get involved in hands-on projects. IWEC's unique projects include: wildlife adoption,
animal-assisted therapy, enrichment for captive wildlife, endangered species reproduction,
wildlife rehabilitation, ecotravel, wildlife kits, and many others. This is a new
no-nonsense, grassroots organization which believes in the reinforcement of the
human-animal bond and the respect & well-being of all living creatures.
John Muir Exhibit
Learn about the great naturalist, conservationist, and founder of the Sierra Club. The
site includes pictures, a time line of Muir's life, his writings, and more. Learn how to
celebrate "John Muir Day".
League of Conservation Voters
The League believes that the best way to achieve environmental results is through
successful environmental legislation. Their goal is to elect members to congress who truly
care about the environment. They provide a scorecard, which lets the public know how the
House and Senate rate in environmental voting, in addition to providing a means to contact
representatives to let them know that we care and are watching them.
Maine Solar House
A great way to conserve energy (thereby reducing strain on the environment) is by using
sustainable forms of energy. This site is an example of the practical use of solar energy
in a home. It includes house plans and information about solar heat and energy.
Marine Fish Conservation Network, The
Due to decades of overfishing, our nation's marine life is severely depleted, and
fisheries are going bankrupt. Learn how you can be part of the solution to this marine
Mr. Solar Home Page
"Mr. Solar" is a man in Utah who along with his wife has been living on solar
energy for over eighteen years. His goal is to help everyone become as self sufficient as
he and his wife have been. His site includes the "Ask Mr. Solar" column, over
100 articles on alternative energy, and how-tos on setting up your own solar electric
National Association of Service and Conservation
The National Association of Service and Conservation Corps (NASCC) is the membership
organization for youth corps programs. NASCC serves as an advocate, central reference
point and source of assistance for the growing number of state and local youth corps
around the country.
National Audubon Society
Get background information on the Society, its namesake John James Audubon, and his
natural art. Find your local chapter and get membership information. You can even join
National Recreation and Park Association ( NRPA )
Home page of the National Recreation & Park Association (NRPA). NRPA is committed
to advancing parks, recreation and environmental conservation efforts that enhance the
quality of life for all people.
Northeast Document Conservation Center
The Northeast Document Conservation Center specializes in the conservation of
paper-based materials including books, documents, art on paper, and photographs. NEDCC
also offers microfilming and photographic duplication services, disaster assistance,
preservation consulting, and educational outreach.
Redwood Region Audubon Society
The Redwood Region Audubon Society is a local chapter of the National Audubon Society.
Its parent organization is among the oldest and largest private conservation organizations
in the world. The society works on behalf of natural heritage through environmental
education and conservation action. It protects wildlife in more than seventy sanctuaries
from coast to coast.
A nonprofit land conservancy (the oldest in California), the fund works to protect
redwood forests from threats such as population growth and logging. Learn how you can help
keep these magnificent trees available for public enjoyment.
Surfrider Foundation USA
This grassroots eco-surf organization is dedicated to the preservation of biological
diversity on our coasts. They emphasize low-impact "surfaris" and environmental
education among surfers and others to maintain a synergy between man and beach.
USDANatural Resources Conservation Service
The NRCS helps private landowners to develop conservation systems suited to their land.
They also work with rural and urban communities alike to reduce erosion, conserve water,
and solve other resource problems.
Wildlife Conservation Society/ Bronx Zoo
The Wildlife Conservation Society, headquartered at the Bronx Zoo, is dedicated to the
conservation wildlife around the world.