Earth Island Projects

To find information about Earth Island sponsored projects, please use the focus area buttons or the alphabetical list below.

For 40 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.

1000 Fountains

Action for a Livable Tomorrow

Alaska Clean Water Advocacy

ALERT - A Locally Empowered Response Team

All One Ocean

The Altai Project

Alter Terra

Armenian Environmental Network

Baikal Watch

Bay Area Wilderness Training

Borneo Project

California Climate and Agriculture Network (CalCAN)

California Institute for Community, Art and Nature

California Trade Justice Coalition

California Urban Streams Partnership

Castanea Fellowship

Children in Nature Collaborative

Climate Action Now!

Climate Wise Women

Conservation Kids

Covenant Solar Initiative

Cultivate Oregon

Eco-Village Farm Learning Center


Ecovet Global



Ethical Traveler

Food Shift

Friends of Alemany Farm

Friends of Muonde

Global Women’s Water Initiative

Green Life

Green Schoolyards America

Guias Unidos

Hempstead Project Heart

Herbicide-Free Campus

International Marine Mammal Project

John Muir Project

Junior Wildlife Ranger

Kelly Creek Protection Project

KIDS for the BAY

Mapping for Environmental Justice

Mississippi Farm to School Network

Nature in the City

Numi Foundation


Planet Earth Arts

Plastic Pollution Coalition

Project Coyote

Public Lands Media

Raptors Are The Solution

Real Food Real Stories

Richmond Trees

Sacred Land Film Project

Save Our Soil (Formerly Safe Food and Fertilizer)

SAVE International

Seeding Sovereignty

Serengeti Watch

Shark Stewards

South Coast Habitat Restoration

Stop Fish Bombing USA

Wild Oyster Project

Transition Earth

Ultimate Civics

Viva Sierra Gorda

West County DIGS

Wholly H2O

Wild Heritage

Wild Hope


Women for Wildlife

Women’s Climate Centers International

Women’s Earth Alliance

Youth Empowered Action Camp