A  web·guide to sustainable development, conservation & the glocal environment




Alliance of Leading Environmental Researchers & Thinkers (ALERT)

Alliance of World Scientists

     Scientists Warning Foundation

Earth Commission

Fossil Free Research

Group on Earth Observations (GEO)

     GEO System of Systems (GEOSS)

     GEO Biodiversity Observation Network (GEOBON)

Interacademy Partnership

Lancet Countdown

Scientist Rebellion

Scientists for Future (S4F)

Using science for/in diplomacy for addressing global challenges” (S4D4C)

Professional associations & societies

✔︎Info@⇾ List of Worldwide Scientific Organizations

Anthropology & Environment Society

     Engagement blog

American Geophysical Union

     Position statement on climate intervention

American Geosciences Institute

International Union of Geological Sciences (IUGS)

     International Commission on Stratigraphy

          Subcommisssion on Quternary Stratigraphy (SQS)

               Anthropocene Working Group

Society for the Preservation of Natural History Collections

Wildlife Society

Research institutions

This list is a mere sampling of environmental research institutions around the globe. Not

     included in this listing are institutions based in academia, which are listed at the

     Academic programs, institutes, degrees & campus groups page.

Biodiversity Research Institute

Carnegie Science

     Department of Global Ecology

Cary Institute of Ecosystem Studies

Helmholtz Center for Environmental Research

Institute on Science for Global Policy (ISGP)

Kiel Earth Institute

National Socio-Environmental Synthesis Center (SESYNC)


Stockholm Resilience Centre


American Museum of Natural History

Arizona-Sonora Desert Museum (ASDM)

     Migratory Pollinators Program

          Monarch butterflies

Harvard Museum of Comparative Zoology (MCZ)

Museum of the Earth

     Climate change: Our future, our choice

     Insect apocalypse

Natural History Museum (UK)

San Diego Natural History Museum

Science & research sector

Other nomenclature for and within the science sector includes:

     ~ Research institutions

        ~ “Epistemic communities”

          ~ Physical/natural scientists

            ~ Social Scientists

              ~ Scientific societies, initiatives & organizations

Contents of this page:

     · Initiatives

       · Professional associations & societies

         · Research institutions

           · Museums

Also see:

     · Academic programs, institutes, degrees & campus groups page

      · Environmental science page

       · Environmental education

         · Museums @ Climate change education

           · Science & research institutions @ Biodiversity institutions

             · Ex situ conservation