Cedar River Watershed District  Goal of reducing stream flow and improve water quality in the Cedar River watershed.
Eagle Bluff Environmental Learning Center is dedicated to fostering environmental awareness, and promoting respect and personal responsibility.
Jay C. Hormel Nature Center  this 507 acre preserve was established in 1971 and is located on the edge of the city of Austin, Minnesota.
Mower County Soil and Water Conservation District  mission is to coordinate and implement conservation projects, and to serve as a leader for natural resource issues.
Mower County Habitat & Pheasants Forever continues to look for new ways to improve the effectiveness of habitat improvement, land management practices, public awareness, and education for the benefit of pheasant and other wildlife populations.
Spruce Up Austin is an action-oriented group located in Austin Minnesota. Members are local citizens and volunteers dedicated to improving the City of Austin with tree planting and educational programs.
Minnesota Center of Environmental Advocacy (MCEA) For almost 30 years MCEA has used law, science and research to protect Minnesota's natural resources, wildlife and public health. They advocate for positive environmental change and protection in the areas of water quality, land use and transportation, wildlife and natural resources, public health and energy.
Minnesota Environmental Fund  The fund consists of 17 member organizations (including the Izaak Walton League, Minnesota Division) who work to make our communities better places to live. Funding is provided to state environmental organizations through pledges and donations from the community.
Minnesota Environmental Partnership  is a coalition of more than 80 Minnesota environmental and conservation organizations working together to protect and preserve Minnesota's precious natural environment.  Together, the Partnership's member organizations are supported by more than 450,000 Minnesotans.   The Partnership provides a way for environmental organizations to collaborate in their efforts to make sure that Minnesota's natural resources are well cared for.
Minnesota Waters promotes responsible stewardship of our water resources by engaging citizens, local and state policymakers, and other partners in the protection and restoration of Minnesota’s lakes and rivers.
Links to the World   A list of web sites, including environmental, maintained by the Minnesota Legislative Reference Library.
Listening Point Foundation - Sigurd Olson is dedicated to furthering Sigurd Olson's legacy of wilderness education, and preserving Listening Point, the rugged northern Minnesota lakeshore property.

NextStep Sustainable Communities   This site is sponsored by theMinnesota Office of Environmental Assistance has a lot of information about sustainability.



World Population Balance envisions a world where no one suffers in dire poverty and misery for lack of enough food, water, and other basic needs.  They see a world where all species thrive and where lower consumption and population are in balance with Earth's finite resources.

Earth Day Network was founded on the premise that all people, regardless of race, gender, income, or geography, have a moral right to a healthy, sustainable environment.  Our mission is to broaden and diversify the environmental movement worldwide, and to mobilize it as the most effective vehicle for promoting a healthy, sustainable environment.

E-Democracy.Org is a non-profit, non-partisan citizen-based project, whose mission is to improve participation in democracy throught the use if information networks.

National Sustainable Agriculture Coalition (NSAC) is a national alliance of farm, rural development, and conservation groups that organized to affect federal agriculture policy.  NSAC member groups advance common positions to support small and mid-size family farms, protect natural resources, promote healthy rural communities, and provide nutritious and healthy food to consumers.  By bringing grassroots perspectives to the table normally dominated by big business, NSAC levels the playing field and gives voice to sustainable and organic farmers.

United Nations Population Fund see the informative report, State of the World Population.