Think tank

Natural Resources Defense Council

NRDC

New York City, NY, United States

NRDC is the nation's most effective environmental action organization. They use law, science and the support of 1.4 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.

Contact details

Website:
http://www.nrdc.org/

Address:
40 West 20th Street 11th floor New York, NY 10011

Country:
United States

Sub-region:
Northern America

Areas of focus

Geographics of focus
International, United States
Operating languages
English , Spanish

Organisation details

Business model
Non-profit
Institutional affiliations
Independent
Year founded
1970
Age (years)
Natural Resources Defense Council
 52
United States average
 39
Global average
 31
Founded by
Founders: John Adams | Richard Ayres | John Bryson | Edward Strohbehn | Gus Speth
Founder gender: All male
Leadership
Leader(s) (2021): Mitchell Bernard
Leader gender: Male
Leader(s) (2020): Mitchell Bernard
Leader gender: Male
Leader(s) (2019): Gina McCarthy
Leader gender: Female
% Female staff
2019
Natural Resources Defense Council
 55%
United States average
 46%
Global average
 43%
% Female researchers
2019
Natural Resources Defense Council
 0%
United States average
 27%
Global average
 35%

Organisational performance

Financials
2020
Natural Resources Defense Council
 $213,117,840
United States average
 $39,697,493
Global average
 $213,389,167

Social

Likes (2021)
Natural Resources Defense Council
907,117 
United States average
 84,585
Global average
 31,361
Likes (2019)
Natural Resources Defense Council
925,482 
Likes (2017)
Natural Resources Defense Council
897,391 
Twitter
Followers (2021)
Natural Resources Defense Council
 342,770
United States average
 45,329
Global average
 18,412
Followers (2019)
Natural Resources Defense Council
 333,635
Followers (2018)
Natural Resources Defense Council
 317,041
Subscribers (2021)
Natural Resources Defense Council
 24,100
United States average
 15,082
Global average
 5,246
Subscribers (2019)
Natural Resources Defense Council
 22,900
Subscribers (2017)
Natural Resources Defense Council
 20,912
Followers (2021)
Natural Resources Defense Council
319,580 
United States average
 17,919
Global average
 14,023
Followers (2019)
Natural Resources Defense Council
275,000 
Followers (2019)
Natural Resources Defense Council
 29,697
United States average
 8,369
Global average
 6,394

Data notes

Last updated: 08/06/2021
Rating of data accuracy (find out more): OTT reviewed
Data sources consulted: Organisation´s website, Think tank list
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