Earth Island Projects

For more than 30 years Earth Island Institute has been a hub for grassroots campaigns dedicated to conserving, preserving, and restoring the ecosystems on which civilization depends. Currently, there are more than 75 projects under Earth Island sponsorship, creating solutions to interconnected challenges and threats facing our planet. Our activist network is visible, expert, diverse, and interactive. Our work is based on guiding principles that place special value on: Nature, Innovation, Passion, Boldness, and Compassion.

VivaSierraGorda

Advocating protection of the nature and beauty of the Sierra Gorda mountains in central Mexico. We raise awareness and participation from concerned glo...

WestCountyDIGS

We support school gardens in West Contra Costa County by providing resources, advocacy, and partnerships. We build out community’s resilience by cult...

WhollyH2O

Wholly H2o’s mission is to equip Californians in the residential, commercial, institutional, industrial and agricultural sectors with the information...

WildHeritage

​Wild Heritage works to protect Earth’s remaining primary forests and to leverage the World Heritage Convention for wilderness protection globally....

WildHope

Wild Hope magazine publishes stories and images that raise awareness of the need to preserve Earth’s biodiversity and inspire readers to get involved...

WildOysterProject

The Wild Oyster Project’s aim is to bring native oysters back to San Francisco Bay through restoration, community engagement, and thoughtful urban pl...

WildFutures

WildFutures provides essential tools and trainings for wildlife and habitat groups as well as other conservation organizations. Through facilitation, t...

WomenforWildlife

Women for Wildlife is an international movement to support, empower and unite women and girls around the world who are passionately devoted to wildlife...

Women’sEarthAlliance

WEA equips women with the skills and tools they need to protect our earth and strengthen communities from the inside out. In some of the most threatene...

YouthEmpoweredAction

YEA Camp is a collection of experienced activists, credentialed teachers, and community leaders committed to a world in which people, animals, and the ...