Air Alliance Houston Air Alliance Houston works to reduce the public health impacts of air pollution and advance environmental justice. They focus on equity-centered research, community education, and collaborative advocacy to protect public health.
Bayou Land Conservancy Bayou Land Conservancy is a community-sponsored land preservation organization dedicated to preserving land along streams for flood control, clean water, and wildlife.
BikeHouston BikeHouston's mission is to transform Houston by creating safe bikeways to improve the quality of life of all Houstonians. They aim to expand the mileage and access to high quality bike lanes and trails, to educate all road users, and to enhance enforcement of the laws that save lives.
Blackwood Educational Land Institute Blackwood Educational Land Institute is a teaching farm on a mission to model the indispensable role of regenerative food systems in all our lives. By integrating natural systems, healthy communities, and animal welfare, Blackwood Educational Land Institute hopes to co-create better ways to grow and source food.
Buffalo Bayou Partnership Buffalo Bayou Partnership works to preserve and transform the 10 mi² stretch of bayou that runs from Shepherd Dr onto the Port of Houston Turning Basin. They are guided by four core principles: authenticity, inclusivity, connectivity, and resiliency.
Citizens Environmental Coalition The Citizens Environmental Coalition works to promote education, dialogue, and collaboration on environmental issues in the Houston/Gulf Coast region through its publications and events.
City of Houston Department of Neighborhoods Inspections & Public Service
Inspections & Public Service (IPS) cleans up neighborhoods using building codes, sign codes, nuisance violations, and beautification projects.
City of Houston Solid Waste Management Department
The Solid Waste Management Department (SWMD) provides solid waste services to the citizens of Houston through the collection, disposal and recycling of discarded material in a manner that is safe, efficient, environmentally sound and cost-effective.
Discovery Green Conservancy Discovery Green Conservancy's mission is to provide an uncommonly beautiful, urban green space in the heart of Houston that serves as a village green for our city, a source of health and happiness for our citizens, and a window into the incredible diversity of arts and traditions that enrich life in Houston.
Environmental Educators’ Exchange The EEE provides a network and forum for anyone interested in or with expertise in natural history, ecology, local environmental issues, and environmental education in order to facilitate discussion and the exchange of information related to environmental education efforts in the Greater Houston Area.
Galveston Bay Foundation Galveston Bay Foundation is a conservation nonprofit that is dedicated to preserving and enhancing Galveston Bay as a healthy and productive place for generations to come.
City Of Houston Office Of Sustainability. A Division of the Administration and Regulatory Affairs Department.
Greens Bayou Coalition The Greens Bayou Coalition promotes resilience, economic development, and quality of life in the Greens Bayou watershed, which is home to the most connected corridor in Harris County.
Harris County Master Gardeners Harris County Master Gardeners is an organization made up of volunteers trained by AgriLife Extension who strive to bring relevant, research-based information in horticulture to the public.
Houston Access to Urban Sustainability Project HAUS' mission is to provide affordable housing operated cooperatively by residents with greener, more sustainable lifestyle options. HAUS strives to educate the general public about cooperative organizational principles and sustainable lifestyle options, as well as assist other cooperative and sustainable efforts in the Houston region and elsewhere.
Houston Arboretum and Nature Center The mission of the Houston Arboretum & Nature Center is to provide education about the natural environment to people of all ages and to protect and enhance the Arboretum as a haven and as a sanctuary for native plants and animals.
Houston Audubon The Houston Audubon's mission is to advance the conservation of birds and positively impact their supporting environments.
Houston Botanic Garden
Houston Botanic Garden will be an oasis of horticultural beauty showcasing Houston's biodiversity in a beautiful and serene setting. Through outstanding displays and enriching programs, the Garden will inspire all who visit to become environmental stewards as they learn more about plants and the vast natural world.
Houston-Galveston Area Council
The Houston-Galveston Area Council (H-GAC) is the regional organization through which local governments consider issues and cooperate in solving area wide problems. Through H-GAC, local governments also initiate efforts in anticipating and preventing problems, saving public funds.
Houston Parks and Recreation Department
Mission: “To enhance the quality of urban life by providing safe, well-maintained parks and offering affordable programming for our community.”
Houston Renewable Energy Group HREG strives to support and promote renewable energy solutions and businesses, and educate residents of metro Houston on renewable energy technologies.
Houston Wilderness Houston Wilderness works with a broad-based alliance of businesses, environmental, and government interests to protect and promote the 10 diverse ecoregions of the 13+ county area around Houston, Galveston Bay, and the Gulf of Mexico, including coastal prairies, forests, wetlands, and waterways. The alliance acts in concert to protect, preserve and promote the unique biodiversity of the greater Houston area's remarkably diverse ecosystems.
Keep Kingwood Green Keep Kingwood Green is an all-volunteer organization dedicated to educating and advocating for recycling in the Lake Houston area.
Living Paradigm Community Development Corporation The mission of the Living Paradigm Community Development Corporation is to empower people to participate in equitable home ownership and healthy lifestyles through the creation and preservation of homes that are environmentally responsible, locally sourced and built, and contribute to the culture, spirit, and individuality of the community.
Nature Discovery Center As a nonprofit nature center and 4 acre nature park in Houston, the Nature Discovery Center aims to ignite life-long curiosity, understanding, and respect for nature through education.
Scenic Houston Scenic Houston’s mission is to preserve and enhance the character of the spaces where we live, work, and visit.
The Galveston Ornithological Society The Galveston Ornithological Society's mission is to learn about birds, observe them in the field, work to better their plight, and teach citizens about the environment.
Trees for Houston Trees for Houston's mission is to plant, protect, and promote trees throughout the greater Houston area.
Urban Harvest Urban Harvest’s mission is to cultivate thriving communities through gardening and access to healthy, local food.
Willow Waterhole Greenspace Conservancy The mission of the WWGC is to mobilize individuals, neighborhoods, government agencies, businesses and foundations to support the creation of the Willow Waterhole Conservation Reserve.