Natural Resources Defence Council, Inc.

Organization's name: Natural Resources Defence Council, Inc.
Organization's acronym: NRDC
Headquarters address  
Address: 40 West 20th Street. New York NY 10011

United States of America
Phone: 1-212-727-2700
Fax: 1-212-727-1773
Web site:
Organization type: Non-governmental organization
  • English


Areas of expertise & Fields of activity:
Economic and Social:
  • Environment
  • Sustainable Development

Sustainable Development:
  • Atmosphere
  • Biodiversity
  • Climate change
  • Energy
  • Information for decision-making and participation
  • Institutional arrangements
  • Marine Resources
  • Mining
  • Mountains
  • Oceans and seas
  • Protecting and managing the natural resources
  • Toxic chemicals
  • Waste (radioactive)
Geographic scope: International
Country of activity:
  • United States of America
  • China
Mission statement:
Year established (YYYY): 1970
Year of registration (YYYY): 1973
Number and type of members: 100, members internationally

Additional Information

Sustainable Development

Major group affiliation:
  • Non-governmental organization