The polls are for everyone—and so is environmental action

Emily Que

This year’s election is a pivotal moment in history, with the potential to catalyze critical environmental action. Environmental legislation and executive orders are some of the largest talking points this year, leaving plenty of space for advocacy and education.

1% for the Planet Environmental Partners are gearing up for the election and providing opportunities to get involved and support issues that you care about. Meet 11 organizations working on making progress in the political sector:

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Photography by Sean Benesh for Outdoor Alliance


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1% for the Planet Environmental Partners are vetted organizations to look up to year-round—but especially during the election season. Learn more about our environmental partners and refer to this article as an environmental action guide.

Title photography by Protect Our Winters.

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