Other Sites To Visit

Animal Welfare Institute

AWI seeks to:

  • Abolish factory farms, support family farms, and achieve humane slaughter for farmed animals;
  • Improve the housing and handling of research animals, and help develop and pursue alternatives to experimentation;
  • Cease/reform methods of capturing and killing wildlife;
  • Preserve endangered species, and protect wildlife from habitat loss; 
  • Protect companion animals from cruelty and violence; and
  • Prevent injury and death of animals caused by transport.


Today’s environmental challenges are greater than ever. But we live in a country of strong environmental laws—and Earthjustice holds those who break those laws accountable.

Earthjustice has been the legal backbone for thousands of organizations.

Behind most major environmental wins, you'll find Earthjustice.

As the nation’s original and largest nonprofit environmental law organization, they use their expertise and commitment to advance the promise of a healthy world. They represent every one of our clients free of charge.

U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service

They aim to:

  1. Assist in the development and function of an environmental control ethic for our society.
  2. Guide the conservation, development, and management of the Nation's resources. 
  3.  Provide the public opportunities to understand, appreciate, and wisely use resources. 

A few of the ways they meet their mission:

  • Enforce laws, 
  • Protect endangered species, 
  • Manage birds, 
  • Restore fisheries, 
  • Conserve and restore wildlife habitats, 
  • Help foreign governments with conservation efforts, and 
  • Distribute hundreds of millions of dollars, through the Wildlife Sport Fish and Restoration program.