2016 annual report

2016 annual report cover

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

A Thanksgiving message

Following a U.S. election that raises real concerns about the future of environmental protection, it is easy to forget that 2016 was also a year of important achievements.

Message from EDF’s president

Fred Krupp

I hope you enjoy our 2016 annual report. The tenacity needed to achieve these breakthroughs is possible because of our partners around the world and the generous support of donors who have backed our work for nearly 50 years.

To help us build on this progress, please make a donation today.

Fred Krupp, President