This organization was started by a group of scientists after winning a ban on the pesticide DDT. Today the organization combines the expertise of scientists, economists and attorneys to take-on the most urgent environmental threats. The New and Policy section of the website allows you to sign up for alerts or subscribe to a blog or a tweet to keep up to date on current events. Click on the policy tab for more information about the EDF's policy initiatives.
ELI works to foster innovation in environmental law. They are also a major publisher on the topic of environmental law. Check out the Program Areas section of the website to drill down through the various programs and initiatives sponsored by the organization.
Created by Environmental Lawyer, David Blackmar, this site links to resources on statutes, regulations, cases, agency decisions and more. It also has a link to today's Federal Register. It also has a Newsfeed and an Online forum for keeping up with current events and emerging trends.
Hundreds of policy initiatives explained in simple language. You can sign up to receive a newsletter, or contact a policy maker. NRDC provides a legislative watch service and legislative analysis that could be useful for statutory research. NRDC's testimonies before Congress are archived back to 2001.
The NWF focuses on Wildlife and Conservation Issues but also has an interest in other environmental issues like Water, Air, Climate Change and Energy. Click on the Policy Link and select one of the policy areas to get news, reports, blogs, and links to additional information.
The EJ90 (found on the front page) provides a 90 second synopsis of environmental news for the week. Click on Our Work to get information about EJ's campaigns and links to news, blogs and additional resources.
The Sierra Club is one of the most recognized names in environmental advocacy. Click on More Programs under Goals in the main menu to get details on each on the Sierra Club's advocacy programs, links to fact sheets, news, testimonials, and additional resources.