Local Member Groups

Atlanta Audubon Society
The region’s primary education and conservation organization dedicated to birds; promoting the enjoyment/understanding of birds and conserving and restoring the ecosystems that support them. 4055 Roswell Road, Atlanta, GA 30342, (678) 973-2437,
www.atlantaaudubon.orgAtlanta Bicycle Coalition
Metro Atlanta’s voice for better biking! Advocates for better conditions for cycling and bicycle lanes and trails, educates bike riders and drivers on safety, offers programs to overcome barriers, and builds community through social events and rides to create a bike-friendly Atlanta region. 692 Kirkwood Ave SE C-1 Atlanta, GA 30316 (404) 881-1112,

Captain Planet Foundation
Educates and inspires youth to be great stewards of the planet through community and school based hands-on environmental projects. 133 Luckie Street, 2nd Floor, Atlanta, GA 30303. (404) 522-4215,

Chattahoochee Nature Center
To provide unique learning experiences focused on the Chattahoochee River that connect people to the natural world and to positively impact their local environment. 9135 Willeo Road, Roswell, GA 30075, (770) 992-2055,

Chattahoochee Riverkeeper
Advocates the protection and stewardship of the Chattahoochee River and its watershed to restore and preserve the river’s health for people, fish and wildlife. 3 Puritan Mill, 916 Joseph Lowery Blvd., Atlanta, GA 30318, (404) 352-9828,

Elachee Nature Science Center
Museum, hiking trails and animal exhibits in 1400 acre preserve in Gainesville. Teaching environmental education and stewardship for visitors and 35,000 students from 33 systems. 2125 Elachee Drive, Gainesville, GA 30504, (770) 535-1976,

Flint Riverkeeper
The mission of the Flint RIVERKEEPER® is to restore and preserve the habitat, water quality and flow of the Flint River for the benefit of current and future generations and dependent wildlife. Flint RIVERKEEPER® is a fully licensed member of the Waterkeeper ® Alliance. Mailing Address: P.O. Box 468 Albany, GA. 31702, (229) 435-2241,

Friends of Georgia State Parks & Historic Sites
Friends of Georgia State Parks & Historic Sites partners with, promotes and preserves. Statewide, Friends works to raise awareness of the economic and intrinsic values of Georgia’s greatest treasures. Friends works with state and community leaders to help make sure that our natural and cultural resources are well protected, well maintained and well preserved for generations to come. 781 Red Top Mountain Road, Cartersville, GA 30121, (770) 975-7533,

FRIENDS of the State Botanical Garden of Georgia
The Garden’s mission is to foster appreciation, understanding and stewardship of plants and nature through research, collections, horticulture gardens, educational programs and special events. 2450 South Milledge Avenue, Athens, GA 30605, (706) 542-1244,

The Georgia Conservancy
Our goal is to make sure that Georgians have healthy air, clean water, unspoiled wild places and community green space now and in the future. 817 West Peachtree St., Suite 200, Atlanta, GA 30308, (404) 876-2900,

Georgia ForestWatch
Exists to preserve and protect your 867,510 acres of national forests in Georgia so your kids and theirs will have healthy natural forests to enjoy. Georgia ForestWatch, 81 Crown Mountain Place, Building. C, Suite 200 Dahlonega, GA 30533,
(706) 867-0051,

Georgia Organics
Integrates healthy, sustainable and locally grown food into the lives of all Georgians by cultivating, educating and linking rural and urban farmers and consumers. 200-A Ottley Drive, Atlanta, GA 30324, (678) 702-0400,

Georgia Ornithological Society
Promotes recreational birding, scientific ornithological studies and the preservation of bird habitat. 2069 Mills Lane SE, Marietta, GA 30060, (478) 397-7962,

Georgia River Network
Working to ensure a clean water legacy by engaging and empowering Georgians to protect, restore and enjoy our rivers from the mountains to the coast. 126 South Milledge Avenue
Suite E3 Athens, Georgia 30605, (706) 549-4508

Georgia Wildlife Federation
All programs support the thoughtful stewardship of Georgia’s life-sustaining resources, including water, forests, plants, and dependent wildlife. 11600 Hazelbrand Road, Covington, GA 30014, (770) 787-7887,

Protecting our right to breathe clean air, drink clean water and live in healthy communities by giving Georgia’s environment its day in court. State Bar of Georgia Building, State Bar of Georgia Building, 104 Marietta St., Suite 430, Atlanta, GA 30303, (404) 659-3122,


Keep Georgia Beautiful Foundation
Build sustainable communities through litter prevention, waste reduction, recycling, water resource management and community greening.  60 Executive Park South, NE Atlanta, GA 30329, (404) 679-4910
www.keepgeorgiabeautiful.orgMacon Museum of Arts and Sciences
A multidisciplinary institution serving Middle Georgia, promoting informed decision-making through environmental education with on-site and community outreach programs. 4182 Forsyth Road, Macon, GA 31210-4806, (478) 477-3232,
The Nature Conservancy, Georgia Chapter
Preserves natural communities representing the diversity of life on Earth, and in Georgia, protects forests, freshwater and coastal habitats. 1330 West Peachtree St., Suite 410 Atlanta, GA 30309, (404) 253-7243,
nature.org/georgiaOxbow Meadows Environmental Learning Center
Interactive programs and live animal exhibits focus on awareness and education of the natural and cultural environment of the Chattahoochee River region. 3535 South Lumpkin Road, Columbus, GA 31903, (706) 687-4090,

Park Pride
Promotes more and better parks and greenspaces throughout Atlanta, with community engagement initiatives including Friends-of-the-Park groups, Adopt-A-Park, visioning, micro grants, volunteering and advocacy.  233 Peachtree St. NE Harris Tower, Suite 1600, Atlanta, GA 30303, (404) 546-7982,

Reynolds Nature Preserve
A 146 acre trailed woodland and wetland dedicated to fostering an appreciation of the natural environment. Grounds open daily and educational programs are offered. 5665 Reynolds Road, Morrow, GA 30260, (770) 603-4188,

Savannah Riverkeeper
Savannah Riverkeeper protects the water quality of the Savannah River and the integrity of its watershed, and promotes an enlightened stewardship of this unique heritage. Mailing Address: P.O. Box 14908 Augusta, GA 30919, (912) 228-5158,

Sierra Club Foundation – Georgia Chapter
Fights to preserve wilderness and protect environmental quality worldwide through a powerful combination of education, scientific research, publishing and litigation. 743 E. College Ave, Suite B
Decatur, GA 30030, (404)-607-1262 x-221 ,

Southern Alliance for Clean Energy
Promotes responsible energy choices that create global warming solutions and ensure clean, safe, and healthy communities throughout the Southeast. 250 Arizona Avenue, Atlanta, GA 30307, (866) 522-SACE,

Southface Energy Institute
Promotes sustainable homes, workplaces and communities through education, research, advocacy and technical assistance. 241 Pine Street, Atlanta, GA 30308, (404) 872-3549,

Trees Atlanta
Non-profit citizen’s group that protects and improves Atlanta’s urban forest by planting, conserving and educating. Since 1985, Trees Atlanta has planted and distributed more than 75,000 trees. 225 Chester Avenue, Atlanta, GA 30316,
(404) 522-4097,

Trout Unlimited, Georgia Council
Protects and restores native trout and cold water habitat by improving the quality of Georgia’s water resources, 1019 Chatsworth Ln Woodstock, GA 30189, (412) 545-3474,
www.georgiatu.org and www.tu.org

Trust for Public Land
Conserves land for people to enjoy as parks, gardens, and other natural places, ensuring livable communities for generations to come. 600 W. Peachtree Street NW, Suite 1840, Atlanta, GA 30308, (404)  873-7306, ext. 225

West Atlanta Watershed Alliance (WAWA)
Advocates for preserving greenspace, protecting and improving water quality, and promoting good environmental health within the Proctor, Sandy, and Utoy Creek Watersheds.  1442 Richland Rd SW
Atlanta, GA 30310, (404) 752-5385

Wilderness Southeast
Delivering life experiences with semester of nature-based science enrichment for public middle schoolers. Teaching ecology, how water quality affects lives, critical thinking and stewardship skills. 3025 Bull Street #302, Savannah, GA 31405. (912) 308-8115,

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