Kentucky
  Environmental Organizations


Alliance for Appalachia

Ending mountaintop removal and destructive coal technologies, and supporting a sustainable, just economy in Appalachia.

Appalachian Citizens' Law Center

Fighting for Justice in the Coalfields.

Audubon Society of Kentucky

An independent organizations not currently associated with the National Audubon Society.

Banklick Watershed Council

Improving and protecting Banklick Creek and its many tributaries

Beckham Bird Club

People who like birds, enjoy watching them, and want to keep in touch with others who also enjoy the sport.

Bluegrass Conservancy

Working to protect the Inner Bluegrass Region of Kentucky through land conservation for future generations

Boone Conservancy

Preserving the recreational, natural, scenic, historical, and cultural resources of Boone County

Campbell Conservancy

Preserving our lands for future generations.

Central Kentucky Audubon

A chapter of the National Audubon Society, based in Lexington

Daviess County Audubon

A chapter of the National Audubon Society, based in Owensboro

Earthsave Louisville

Healthy People Healthy Planet

Fort Thomas Forest Conservancy

Protecting and conserving the natural areas that contribute to the vitality and unique character of Fort Thomas.

Frankfort Audubon Society

Connecting people with nature through birding education and the conservation of wildlife habitat.

Friends of Kentucky Nature Preserves

Dedicated to the protection and promotion of our state’s biodiversity and natural areas

Friends of Wolf Run

Dedicated to improving the aquatic habitat and water quality of our neighborhood watershed

Kenton Conservancy

Striving to preserve natural and historical lands in Kenton County

Kentucky Association for Environmental Education

Promoting excellence in environmental education

Kentucky Conservation Committee

Because the Earth needs a Friend in Frankfort

Kentucky Environmental Education Projects

Interpreting and conserving biological and cultural resources through education, research, habitat enhancement and citizenship participation.

Kentucky Environmental Foundation

Dedicated to sustainability, safeguarding human health, promoting environmental justice, and preserving ecological systems

Kentucky Heartwood

Dedicated to the health and well-being of Kentucky's native forests

Kentucky Herpetological Society

A non-profit reptile and amphibian hobbyist group

Kentucky Native Plant Society

Promoting education about, appreciation for, and conservation of our native flora

Kentucky Natural Lands Trust

Saving Wildlands

Kentucky Ornithological Society

Creating and increasing interest in birds in Kentucky

Kentucky Rails to Trails Council

Working with local organizations to develop greenways and trails

Kentucky Resources Council

Kentucky's only environmental advocacy organization offering legal and strategic assistance without charge

Kentucky Society of Natural History

Promoting the study of nature and the natural sciences

Kentucky Waterways Alliance

Protecting and Restoring Kentucky's Waterways

Licking River Greenway and Trails

Building an interconnected urban trail through the Licking River cooridor

Louisville Audubon Society

Conserving and restoring natural ecosystems, focusing on birds

Louisville Climate Action Network

Organizations and individuals committed to fighting global climate change.

Nature Conservancy - Kentucky Chapter

Protecting the Bluegrass State

River Fields

The River Connects Us All

Sheltowee Trace Association

Discover and enjoy Kentucky's long trail

Sierra Club Kentucky

Serving over 5,000 members across Kentucky

Sustainable Berea

Promotes projects and programs to educate the citizenry and move people to action.