Earth Island Projects

For more than 30 years Earth Island Institute has been a hub for grassroots campaigns dedicated to conserving, preserving, and restoring the ecosystems on which civilization depends. Currently, there are more than 75 projects under Earth Island sponsorship, creating solutions to interconnected challenges and threats facing our planet. Our activist network is visible, expert, diverse, and interactive. Our work is based on guiding principles that place special value on: Nature, Innovation, Passion, Boldness, and Compassion.

RichmondTrees

The mission of Richmond Trees is to promote and grow the City of Richmond’s urban forest and green infrastructure through community planting, tree ca...

RootedinResilience

Rooted in Resilience, formally known as Bay Localize, confronts the challenges of climate change and economic recession by boosting our region’s capa...

SacredLandFilmProject

Sacred Land Film Project is a community dedicated to protecting the Earth’s sacred places through media, education and action. ...

SAVEInternational

SAVE International works to protect the critically endangered Black-faced Spoonbill and its habitat by promoting alternative economic development and l...

SaveOurSoil(FormerlySafeFoodandFertilizer)

Save Our Soil works to stop the use of hazardous and other industrial wastes in fertilizer, soil amendments and animal feeds because of their impact on...

SeedingSovereignty

Seeding Sovereignty is a multi-generational, youth-led model by and for indigenous and non-indigenous women based on mentoring relationships and princi...

SerengetiWatch

The Serengeti is one of the world’s great natural treasure. But it’s facing a host of critical threats, from climate change, water shortage, invasi...

SharkStewards

Saving Sharks, imperiled marine life and restoring health to the oceans. ...

SouthCoastHabitatRestoration

SCHR works with private landowners and agencies to manage habitat restoration projects and increase community support. Projects include removal of fish...

TheAltaiProject

The Altai Project will protect natural landscapes and wildlife and support indigenous cultures and traditional lifeways in and around Russia and the 4-...

TransitionEarth

Transition Earth promotes human rights and nature’s rights in a world of unsustainable growth and advocates for global systems change to enable the s...

UltimateCivics

Our mission is to work towards a government of, for, and by the people: We inspire, empower, and engage youth (and adults) in activating democracy and ...