Our rivers, lakes, aquifers, and coastal waters aren’t unlimited resources that can handle whatever we take out or dump in. These waters need protection. This resource provides information on how communities are working with experts in various fields to combat our environmental crisis (Source).
Organization: National Resources Defense Council
NRDC pressures the federal government to protect all U.S. waters under the Clean Water Act. They fight for policies and practices that ensure a safe and sufficient water supply through efficiency, pollution controls, better management, and infrastructure improvements. NRDC is a combination of more than three million members and online activists with the expertise of some 700 scientists, lawyers, and policy advocates across the globe to ensure the rights of all people to the air, the water, and the wild (Source).