2012 annual report

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Our mission is to preserve the natural systems on which all life depends.

Guided by science and economics, we find practical and lasting solutions to the most serious environmental problems.


Complete report

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Fred Krupp

Message from our president

I hope you enjoy our 2012 annual report. Thanks to the generous support of EDF members, we achieved remarkable progress in all of our four core areas this past year.

To help us build on our historic progress in 2013, please make a donation today.

Fred Krupp, President


People like you fund our work


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Individual donors provide 54% of our operating funds.

Your contributions enable our experts to tackle tough environmental challenges.

Thank you for your support!

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