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Environmental Events: This is an online newsletter that circulates among environmental groups at NYC-area schools as well as other interested individuals in the city. If you would like to get on the list or have an event included in this newsletter, please send an email to environmentalevents@juris.law.nyu.edu .

Environmental Defense: A leading national nonprofit organization representing more than 400,000 members. Since 1967, ED has linked science, economics and law to create innovative, equitable and cost-effective solutions to society's most urgent environmental problems. www.environmentaldefense.org/home.cfm Get Alerted: sign up to receive email action alerts keeping you informed of how you can act online to save the planet at www.environmentaldefense.org/actioncenter.cfm.

GreenLinksNYC: Green-links is a New York-focused web log dedicated to connecting environmentally-minded folks together through event and activity listings, discussion topics, sharing of ideas, questions and any and all green information in and around the city. The site gets better the more people contribute to it so please post and comment! www.green-links.org.

Green Drinks NYC: A lively group of people who work in the areas of: architecture, energy, film, finance, writing, publishing, fundraising, graphic design, sustainability in business, eco-materials, interior design, fashion design, law as well as folks in the non-profit and for-profit world. If you like to be social and learn more about what other green folks are doing in the city, come on down! We are an informal, networking group with an average attendance of around 75 people. Contact Margaret Lydecker at: nyc@greendrinks.org to confirm your attendance and get on the reminder list for future sessions in Manhattan. Our events are open to everyone! http://www.greendrinks.org

National Association of Environmental Law Societies: Please let ELA know if you are planning to become involved or attend any of their many activities, as other ELA members may be interested in joining in to participate as well. www.naels.org

National Resources Defense Council: The nation's most effective environmental action organization, the NRDC uses law, science and the support of more than 1 million members and online activists to protect the planet's wildlife and wild places and to ensure a safe and healthy environment for all living things. www.nrdc.org Join their Earth Activist Network to receive their bi-weekly email alert on urgent issues needing your immediate action: www.nrdc.org/action/default.asp. Stay Informed. Speak Out. Make a Difference.

The Sierra Club: The Sierra Club's members are more than 750,000 of your friends and neighbors. Inspired by nature, they work together to protect our communities and the planet. The Club is America's oldest, largest and most influential grassroots environmental organization. sierraclub.org. Join their Insider to stay current on environmental issues and activism opportunities: www.sierraclub.org/insider.

Treehugger: TreeHugger is a web magazine, dedicated to everything that has a modern aesthetic yet is environmentally responsible. The goal is to make sustainability mainstream and to be the one-stop for the environment. If you want doom & gloom, this is not the place. Treehugger is looking for solutions, constructive developments and positive initiatives: www.treehugger.com.

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