Natural Resources Defense Council


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Natural Resources Defense Council (NRDC)

Address:40 W 20th St
New York, NY 10011

Phone:212-727-2700
Fax:212-727-1773
Web: www.nrdc.org
Established: 1970. Description:Seeks to preserve air, water, and land and to protect public health through litigation, advocacy, and research. Maintains regional offices in Los Angeles, San Francisco, and Washington, DC. Members: 1.2 million members and online activists. Dues: $10/year.
Publications: Nature's Voice (bimonthly); free online. OnEarth (quarterly); free online.

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