Earth Island Institute


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Earth Island Institute

Address:300 Broadway, Suite 28
San Francisco, CA 941333312

Phone:415-788-3666
Fax:415-788-7324
Web: www.earthisland.org
Established: 1982. Description:Develops innovative projects for the conservation, preservation, and restoration of the global environment. Provides support to creative individuals for their work on ecologically linked issues. Projects include the John Muir Project, International Marine Mammal Project, Brower Fund, Reef Protection International, Global Service Corps, and the Campaign to Safeguard America's Waters. Members: 7,500. Dues: $25/year; $15/year for students and low-income members.
Publications: Earth Island Journal (quarterly); free to members, $15/year for nonmembers.

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