50 years of forging solutions that help
people and nature prosper.

How we get results

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Founded by scientists, we are evidence-based advocates.

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We find economic incentives to drive environmental progress.

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Our allies range from farmers to Fortune 500 companies.

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We cultivate broad support for action on the environment.


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EDF's response to COVID-19

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