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The Natural Resources Defense Council works to safeguard the earth - its people,
its plants and animals, and the natural systems on which all life depends.
Eight ways to help your district’s students and parents be better environmental citizens.
Try incorporating these small tweaks into your routine. You’ll throw out less trash, and help fight climate change at the same time.
How to be responsible, pee responsibly, and handle animal encounters when you’re out in the wild, communing with nature.
You can help rescue the planet’s diminishing agrodiversity . . . even if you’re more of an eater than a grower.
Kids have a natural connection to the earth, as well as a drive to heal it. And that may be our saving grace.
Organize a park cleanup, support our national parks, or bid in a charity eBay auction (we’ve got our eyes on Questlove’s drumsticks).
Learn to trust yourself more and worry less about the date labels on your food.
Insert yourself in the policy-making process. At town hall meetings and in public hearings, during comment periods and in our courts, government officials have to listen to us—whether they like it or not.
Avoid harmful pesticides, preservatives, and other unhealthy additives—especially when you’re feeding growing bodies.
No demolition required. A few small tweaks to each room could dramatically shrink your carbon footprint.
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