Mission NRDC works to safeguard the earth—its people, its plants and animals, and the natural systems on which all life depends.

Take Action Stop methane leaks. Urge the Obama administration to set new pollution limits.

ACT NOW

Support Us Help us protect public lands from oil and gas development. Your gift will be triple-matched.

DONATE

Today we delivered more than 2 million petitions to the White House urging President Obama to permanently put our Arctic and Atlantic coasts off-limits to oil and gas drilling. This week, NRDC and our environmental partners called on President Obama...

Read More
Paris Climate Agreement Explained

Paris Climate Agreement Explained

The global community signed an historic agreement today at the Paris climate talks to tackle the threat of climate change and accelerate the shift to clean energy around the world. This is a momentous breakthrough. Nearly 200 countries have pledged to reduce their climate change pollution...

Read More