Environmental Charities

If you are looking to work in the environmental charity sector then do check out our environmental education and training category and if you are looking for local, smaller charities try our local groups and projects section.

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Surfers Against Sewage


Surfers Against Sewage campaign for clean, safe recreational waters, free from sewage effluents, toxic chemicals and nuclear waste. Using a solution based argument of viable and sustainable alternatives, SAS highlight the inherent flaws in current practices, attitudes and legislation, challenging industry, legislators and politicians to end their ‘pump and dump’ policies.

Trees for Cities


Trees for Cities is an independent environmental charity which plants trees in the most needy urban areas. Our aim is to help tackle global warming, create social cohesion and beautify our cities through tree planting, community, education and training initiatives in urban areas of greatest need.

Orangutan Appeal UK


The Orangutan Appeal UK is a registered charity based in the south of England, dedicated to the rehabilitation and preservation of Orangutans and the conservation of their habitat. Adopt an Orangutan, Donate or shop online – all to help the Sepilok Orangutan Appeal.


Working to eliminate the dangers of toxic pesticides, our exposure to them, and their presence in the environment where we live and work. Nationally and globally, we promote safer alternatives, the production of healthy food, and sustainable farming

World Wildlife Fund

A Global Conservation Organisation WWF’s mission is to stop the degradation of our planets natural environment and to build a future in which humans live in harmony with nature

Climate Concern UK

Climate Concern UK provides updated information on Climate Change, ideas for campaigning and educating, and, where individuals are willing to join up with others in their local area, puts them in touch in order to share their concerns and take action.

Stop Climate Chaos


Our growing coalition, which contains most of the UK’s leading environmental and international development organisations as well as women’s organisations, activist groups and faith-based campaigns, aim to build irresistible popular pressure on politicians to act.We will strive to ensure that the UK Government does everything it must at home and abroad – with the utmost […]

World Land Trust


World Land Trust (WLT) is an international conservation charity that takes direct action to save rainforest and other wildlife habitats. By working with local partners across the world, WLT helps fund protected nature reserves to save threatened species.

Practical Action


Practical Action is an international non-governmental organisation (NGO) that uses technology to challenge poverty in developing countries. We find out what people are doing and help them to do it better. Through technology we enable poor communities to build on their skills and knowledge to produce sustainable and practical solutions – transforming their lives forever […]