NYC

Categories overlap, and many of these groups do more than one thing. Happy browsing!

NYC (general):
http://www.nycclimate.org/ NYC Climate Coalition
http://www.ecobiznyc.org/ EcoBiz NYC
http://home.dti.net/cec/ Community Environmental Center
http://www.environmentnewyork.org/ Environment New York
http://www.urbanstudiobk.com/ Urban Studio Brooklyn
http://www.habanaworks.org/ Habana Works
http://www.bcue.org/ Brooklyn Center for the Urban Environment
http://www.ssbx.org/ Sustainable South Bronx
http://www.mfta.org/ Materials for the Arts
http://www.bignyc.org/ Build it Green! NYC
http://www.freecycle.org/ Freecycle
http://newyork.craigslist.org/ NY Craigslist
http://solar1.org/ Solar One
http://www.homebiome.com/ The Center for Bioregional Living (Andrew Faust’s site)
http://www.fingerlakespermaculture.org/ Fingerlakes Permaculture Institute
http://www.meetup.com/ Meet Up – search by zip code
http://swimmablenyc.info/ SWIM: Storm Water Infrastructure Matters – swimmable NYC
http://www.bceq.org/ Bronx Council for Environmental Quality
http://greenbrooklyn.com/ Green Brooklyn
http://green-phoenix.org/ Green Phoenix Permaculture (Ethan Roland)
http://www.hudsonvalleywool.com/ Hudson Valley Wool
http://www.beyondoilnyc.org/ Beyond Oil NYC (a part of Sierra Club NYC)
http://www.afsz.org/ Asthma Free School Zone
http://www.clearwater.org/ Clearwater
http://www.earthdayny.org/ Earth Day NY
http://www.urbanagenda.org/ Urban Agenday – green collar jobs
http://www.urbanagenda.org/nycapollo.htm/ NYC Apollo Alliance – green collar jobs
http://www.nyseia.org/ New York Solar Energy Industries Association
http://sustainableflatbush.org/ Sustainable Flatbush
http://www.gaiainstituteny.org/ The Gaia Institute
http://localenergysolutions.org/ Local Energy Solutions – film series and other events
http://nyrp.org/ New York Restoration Project (Bette Midler)
http://www.greendrinksnyc.com/ Green Drinks NYC – networking
http://www.weact.org/ We Act – Environmental Justice
http://tevalearningcenter.org/ Teva Learning Center
http://www.earthcelebrations.com/ Earth Celebrations – eco through art
http://www.maketheroadny.org/ Make the Road NY (not specifically eco, but does environmental justice)
http://www.fohrp.org/ Friends of Hudson River Park
http://baltimorewoods.org/ Baltimore Woods Nature Center (place-based connecting people to nature)
http://www.waterwire.net/ Waterfront Alliance
http://sustainableli.org/ Sustainable Long Island
http://www.greenedgenyc.org/ Green Edge – social network/green events
http://greenhomenyc.org/ Green Home NYC – workshops to green your building
http://www.tectagreen.com/ Tecta Green – experienced green roof installers

FOOD/GARDENING:

http://www.greenthumbnyc.org/ Green Thumb
http://www.added-value.org/ Added Value
http://nysunworks.org/NY Sun Works Sustainable Engineering- made The Science Barge
http://www.brightfarmsystems.com/ Farming
http://www.sixthstreetcenter.org/csa_index.html/ Sixth Steet Community Center
http://www.sylviacenter.org/ The Sylvia Center – teaching kids about fresh produce
http://eastnewyorkfarms.org/ East New York Farms
http://www.nyfarmersmarket.com/ Farmer’s Market Federation of New York – start a farmer’s market!
http://www.justfood.org – NYC planting kits, CSA info
http://www.greenguerillas.org/ Green Guerillas
http://www.localharvest.org/ Local Harvest – type in your zip code to find local food near you
http://www.eatwellguide.org/ Eat Well Guide - type in your zip code to find local food near you
http://www.nycfoodandfitness.org/ NYC Food and Fitness Parnership – nutritious food, active lifestyle
http://www.mypersonalfarmers.com/locavore-club.html/ Hyperlocavore – eating local
http://www.moregardens.org/ More Gardens!
http://www.urbanfarming.org/ Urban Farming
http://www.urbanorganic.com/ Urban Organic – home delivery of organic food
http://www.tristatefoodnotlawns.org/ Tristate Food Not Laws
http://www.nofany.org/ Northeast Organic Farming Association of New York
http://www.wildmanstevebrill.com/ Foraging

TREES:
http://www.treesny.com/ Trees New York
http://www.milliontreesnyc.org/ Million Trees NYC
http://actrees.org/ Alliance for Community Trees (grants)
http://nysurbanforestrycouncil.com/ NYS Urban and Community Forestry Council
http://www.magnoliatreeearthcenter.org/ Magnolia Tree
http://www.dec.ny.gov/animals/7127.html/ Saratoga Tree Nursery (recommended by the Dept of Enviro Conservation)

CONSERVATION/PARKS/GOV:
http://www.newyorkmyc.org/ NY Mycological Society
http://www.newyork.plantatlas.usf.edu/ New York Flora Atlas
http://www.nyflora.org/ New York Flora Association – native plants info
http://www.sylvanative.com/ Sylva Native Plants
http://www.tpl.org/tier2_rl.cfm?folder_id=630 The Trust for Public Land – New York
http://www.cenyc.org/ Council on the Environment of New York City – recyling events/greenmarkets
http://catskillmountainkeeper.org/ Catskill Mountainkeeper
http://www.riverkeeper.org/ Riverkeeper
http://bronxriver.org/ Bronx River Alliance
http://www.urbanoysters.org/ The NYC Oyster Gardening Program
http://www.wcs.org/ Wildlife Conservation Society
The Mannahatta Project – Imagining what NYC was like in 1609
http://www.nybg.org/ The New York Botanical Garden (has classes)
http://www.nycgovparks.org/ NYC Department of Parks and Recreation
http://www.dec.ny.gov/ NYS Department of Environmental Conservation
http://www.nyc.gov/html/stuffex/html/home/home.shtml/ NYC Stuff Exchange
http://www.itsmypark.org/ It’s My Park – gives grants
www.nyc.gov/planyc/ plaNYC
http://www.sierraclub.orghttp://newyork.sierraclub.org/nyc/ Sierra Club – has NY chapter
http://www.nylcv.org/ New York League of Conservation Voters
http://www.cityparksfoundation.org/ City Parks Foundation
http://www.itsmypark.org/ Partnerships for Parks (grants)
http://www.gwapp.org/ Greenpoint Waterfront Association for Parks & Planning
http://www.openspacealliancenb.org/ Open Space Alliance for Northern Brooklyn
http://www.thecmrc.org/ The Coastal Marine Resource Center
http://ny.audubon.org/ Audubon NY
http://youngenvironmentalllc.com/ Young Environmental LLC – restoration, esp wetlands
http://www.groundworkyonkers.org/ Groundwork Hudson Valley
http://www.wildmetro.org/ Wild Metro
http://www.hsny.org/ The Horticultural Society of New York – have gallery for enviro artists

TRANSPORTATION:
http://www.vision42.org/ Vision42 – want an above-ground light rail in midtown
http://times-up.org/ Time’s Up - bikes
http://www.bikenewyork.org/ Bike New York
http://www.transalt.org/ Transportation Alternatives
http://www.irum.org/ The Institute for Rational Urban Mobility
http://www.auto-free.org/ Auto Free New York
http://www.susaviation.com/ SAVIA – Sustainable Aviation

MAPS:
http://www.greenmap.org/ Green Map – find green stuff near you
http://www.greenapplemap.org/page/home Green Apple Map
http://www.opengreenmap.org/en/greenmap/nycs-green-apple-map/ Open Green Map
http://www.nycbikemaps.com/ NYC Bike Maps
http://www.oasisnyc.net/ Oasis NYC – maps of everything

GREEN COMPANIES IN NYC:

Habana Outpost – solar powered, herb-growing restaurant
Garden Works – bio and eco friendly landscaping
Sustainable NYC – local, organic, fair-trade, re-purposed products and gifts
caravan of dreams – restaurant
angelica kitchen – restaurant
http://www.icirestaurant.com – restaurant
Organic Avenue – food, clothing, household, etc
http://green-phoenix.com/ Lotions and Balms

CRAFTS:
http://www.3rdward.com/ 3rd Ward – Brooklyn
Sew Fast Sew Easy/ sewing classes in NYC
http://www.spacecraftbrooklyn.com/ Spacecraft Brooklyn

LOWER EAST SIDE:
CB3/ community board for the lower east side
On the Lower East Side
http://www.lowereastsideny.com/ Lower East Side Business Improvement District
selling the lower east side/ history of the LES
http://www.lesecologycenter.org/ LES Ecology Center
http://www.sixthstreetcenter.org/csa_index.html/ Sixth Steet Community Center
http://www.girlsclub.org/ Lower East Side Girl’s Club