An environmental organization is an
organization coming out of the
environmental movements that seeks to protect, analyse or monitor the environment against misuse or
from human forces.
In this sense the environment may refer to the
biophysical environment, the
natural environment or the
built environment. The organization may be a
non-governmental organization or a government organization. Environmental organizations can be global,
regional or local.
Founded on 28 May 1892 in
Sierra Club was one of the first large-scale environmental preservation organizations in the world.