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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.
By powering their pumps with solar energy instead of diesel, Indian salt farmers are investing in their own brighter futures.
For more than a decade, NRDC has worked with indigenous communities in Alberta, U.S.-based grassroots groups, and intergovernmental bodies to halt the expansion of dirty tar sands oil.
NRDC is working to help make the Global Climate Action Summit a success by inspiring more ambitious commitments to the historic 2015 agreement and enhanced pollution-slashing initiatives.
For decades, NRDC has worked alongside Chileans who are fighting to save Patagonia’s wildest rivers from being yoked by massive hydroelectric dams.
The current administration’s suppression of data and information is unprecedented. But so are NRDC’s efforts to combat it.
Our lawyers are going after the administration’s outright illegal actions.
And why female leaders tend to be more attuned to issues of environmental equity.
NRDC’s Sasha Forbes talks environmental justice, and why women are often at the helm of this work.
Meet a handful of the NRDC staffers who resisted Trump’s attacks and defended our environment in 2017—and who won’t stop fighting anytime soon.
An Emmy-award winning documentary shows viewers how the underwater racket caused by human activities is destroying marine life.
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