Jump to navigation
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.
Reflections on major environmental events, trends, and issues.
The Trump administration thought that releasing a blockbuster climate assessment on Black Friday would keep people from talking about it. That’s not what happened.
A number of governors who campaigned on renewables and other environmental causes won their races—and the chance to get their states moving on serious climate action.
The man who’s likely to replace Ryan Zinke as Interior secretary is a seasoned Washington insider—and (surprise!) a former lobbyist for Big Oil and Big Ag.
Jair Bolsonaro says there’s too much “wealth underneath it” to leave the rainforest alone.
Jair Bolsonaro diz que há muita “riqueza debaixo dela” para deixar a floresta tropical em paz.
In his new book, urban planner Jeff Speck equips citizens with the tools they need to make their cities healthier—by making them more walkable.
So we’d better get it together and do something NOW.
The administration cites the likelihood of catastrophic global temperature rise to justify gutting fuel-efficiency standards. Yes, you read that correctly.
By focusing on soil health, this North Dakota rancher didn’t just save the family homestead—he made it flourish.
Pressured for years to “teach the controversy,” educators have banded together to expel anti-science forces from their classrooms.
When you sign up you'll become a member of NRDC's Activist Network. We will keep you informed with the latest alerts and progress reports.