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Colorado Environmental Organizations & Associations



Colorado Environment Coalition

The Colorado Environmental Coalition works to protect the environment by educating and mobilizing citizens, providing assistance to environmental organizations and other allies and uniting and supporting them in coalitions that defend and preserve Colorado’s natural heritage and quality of life.

Partner organizations

Job opportunities

Internship opportunities


Colorado Natural Heritage Program
CNHP tracks and ranks Colorado’s rare and imperiled species and habitats, and provides information and expertise on these topics to promote the conservation of Colorado’s valuable biological resources.

Job and Volunteer opportunities


Colorado Open Lands
Preserving the significant open lands and diminishing natural heritage of Colorado through private and public partnerships, innovative land conservation techniques and strategic leadership.

Job opportunities


Community for Sustainable Energy
CSE’s mission is to facilitate public involvement in creating sustainable energy practices in Larimer County. We go door to door to educate the public and organize the public voice to influence decision makers.

Institute for Environmental Solutions

Colorado Environmental Coalition unites Coloradans to protect our natural heritage and quality of life. Every year, the Coalition mobilizes scores of organizations and hundreds of individuals who, like you, care deeply about Colorado. From soccer moms to steelworkers, from students to ranchers, from commuters to backpackers enjoying the world-famous Rocky Mountains, the Coalition's membership is as diverse as our state.

Internship opportunities


Western Resource Advocates

Western Resource Advocates’ mission is to protect the West’s land, air, and water. Our lawyers, scientists, and economists: 1) advance clean energy to reduce pollution and global climate change; 2) promote urban water conservation and river restoration; and 3) defend special public lands from energy development and unauthorized off-road vehicle travel. We collaborate with other conservation groups, hunters and fishermen, ranchers, American Indians, and others to ensure a sustainable future for the West.

Job opportunities


Colorado Associations

Colorado Nonprofit Association

A membership provides opportunities to network with nonprofit leaders across the state, access invaluable resources and stay up-to-date on trends in the nonprofit sector. Your membership also entitles you to discounts on events, trainings and bookstore purchases.


Colorado Environmental Health Association

CEHA offers educational seminars throughout the year to keep you informed on current issues in the profession.  Seminars feature local and national speakers.  The Association coordinates an annual educational conference designed to update membership on current trends in environmental health and to provide personal enrichment.  Through CEHA you have the opportunity to meet other environmental health professionals from across the state.  Scholarship opportunities funded by CEHA are available for students attending Colorado State University and studying environmental health.
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