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1000 Friends of Hawaii
Concerned with reasonable and responsible growth through planning, management, and water & land use policies to protect the environment, human health, and cultural & natural resources.
Conservation Council for Hawaiʻi
A wildlife conservation group affiliated with the National Wildlife Federation
. It is "dedicated to protecting native Hawaiian plants, animals, and ecosystems for future generations."
Hawaiʻi Audubon Society
Fosters "community values that result in the protection & restoration of native ecosystems & conservation of natural resources through education, science & advocacy in Hawaiʻi & the Pacific.
Hawaiʻi Department of Land & Natural Resources
The State's agency with responsibility to "enhance, protect, conserve & manage Hawaiʻi’s unique & limited natural, cultural & historic resources held in public trust."
Hawaiʻi Ecotourism Association
This nonprofit is "committed to diversifying Hawaiʻi’s travel industry through advocacy for ecotourism to protect Hawaiʻi’s unique natural environment and cultures."
KAHEA Hawaiian-Environmental Alliance
A grassroots "alliance of Native Hawaiian cultural practitioners, environmental advocates, resource experts, activists, and individuals concerned with protecting Hawaiʻi’s fragile environment & unique culture".
Mālama Hawai‘i Facebook Page
"A hui of organizations and individuals committed to the vision that Hawai‘i be a place where the people, land and sea are cared for, and communities are healthy and safe."
Natural Resources & Environmental Management
A department of UH's College of Tropical Agriculture & Human Resources has links to research articles and more.
Nature Conservancy of Hawai‘i
A local chapter of a global organization working to "protect ecologically important lands and waters for nature and people."
Outdoor Circle of Hawai‘i
Grassroots organization that plants trees, and works to conserve green space and scenic views.
Sea Grant - University of Hawai‘i
Part of a national network programs promoting better understanding, conservation, and use of coastal resources.
Sierra Club of Hawai‘i
The local chapter of the national grassroots environmental organization.
"Dedicated to helping transform our islands’ capacity for enduring self-reliance by balancing ecological, socio-cultural and economic needs through community education, innovative practice and advocacy."
UH Environmental Center
"Dedicated to the advancement of environmental management through education, research and service. We facilitate access to interdisciplinary expertise within the university to enhance understanding of environmental problems and to identify effective solutions.
UH Water Resources Research Center
Researches water & wastewater management problems and issues in Hawai‘i and the Pacific.
The Economics of Ecosystems and Biodiversity (TEEB)
"A major international initiative to draw attention to the global economic benefits of biodiversity, to highlight the growing costs of biodiversity loss and ecosystem degradation, and to draw together expertise from the fields of science, economics and policy to enable practical actions moving forward."
A large collection of online economics-related papers and journal articles, most of which you can access for free.
Windward Community College Library