Local Governmental Entites
Clark County -- Nevadas largest county, home to Las Vegas Nevada
Washoe County -- Nevadas second largest county - home to Reno Nevada
City of Boulder City
City of Carson City
City of Elko
City of Henderson
City of Las Vegas
City of Mesquite
City of North Las Vegas
City of Reno
City of Wells
Nevada Association of Counties (NACO) -- NACO is a nonpartisan, nonprofit corporation, owned, organized, and operated by Nevada's county governments. Individuals, other associations or groups, and businesses whose interests are compatible with NACO may be eligible for affiliate membership.
Nevada league of Cities Nevada League of Cities and Municipalities' coordinates legislative activities, assist members by providing insurance, communications, bi-monthly newletters, legislative updates and other research data.
Other Nevada State & Local Agencies
State Governmental Entites
Legislative Council Bureau (LCB-NV)
State of Nevada Agency Index
State Agency "Forms" webpage (State Forms Clearinghouse)
Attorney Generals Office
Secretary of States Office
State Treasurers Office
Natural Resource Agencies
Dept. of Conservation and Natural Resources
Division of Environmental Progection
Nevada Division of Forestry
Nevada Division of State Parks
Nevada Division of Wildlife
Wild Horse Preservation Commission
Other State Agencies
Business and Industry
Employment, Training & Rehabilitation
National Governors' Association
Western Governors' Association
Federal Governmental Entites
Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) Home Page
EPA Region Nine - Home Page
Federal Defense &Energy Websites
Nellis Air Force Base
U.S. Department of Energy Home Page
DOE/Nevada Operations Office (Nevada Test Site)
DOE Yucca Mountain
Natural Resource Agencies
U.S. Geologocal Servey
USGS online real-time stream flows in Nevada
Department of Interior
BLM Nevada (State Office, Reno)
U.S. Forest Service (Washington DC)
U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service (USFWS - National)
USFWS - Pacific Region
Other Federal Agencies
Council of Environmental Quality
U.S. Census Bureau
National Environmental Groups
Audubon Society -- Info on Audubon's many campaigns for endangered species, forests, wetlands and wildlife refuges. Also, a partial, up-to-date copy of Audubon magazine.
Ducks Unlimited -- Ducks Unlimited is a private, nonprofit organization dedicated to conserving wetlands.
Environmental Defense Fund -- Good information on climate change, fisheries and endangered species. "Scorecard" allows you to track down major polluters in your area and "Hogwatch" keeps tabs on industrial pig farms.
Environmental Working Group -- "Where You Live" provides state-by-state population and employment numbers, PAC contributions to members of Congress, wetlands destruction, farm subsidies and a catalog of wise-use groups.
Izaak Walton League of America -- IWLA is incorporated as a nonprofit, nonpartisan organization for conservation.
League of Conservation Voters -- "Environmental Scorecards" rate members of Congress on how they've voted on key issues. The "Dirty Dozen" includes those who scored the lowest. Also, profiles of Sens. and Reps. and political news and editorials.
National Parks and Conservation Association -- Save the Yellowstone bison! and other NPCA campaigns. Updates on park planning, bills in Congress, and links to national parks resources.
Natural Resources Defense Council -- Clips from Amicus Journal, "Legislative Watch" on environmental bills, political races, and how-to guides ranging from buying organic food online to fighting airport pollution.
Public Lands Information Center -- Maps, permits, agency info, recreation info, and a public lands museum.
REP America - Republicans for the Environment. -- "Heroes and Zeros" awards the best and worst policymakers."The Green Elephant" newsletter polices the GOP's own ranks.
Sierra Club -- Action alerts and information from the club's national office.
The Nature Conservancy -- The Nature Conservancy magazine and archive, press releases and reports on conservation science. Also, "America's Least Wanted" weed database.
Student Conservation Association -- A non-profit group that matches volunteers with temporary positions at national parks, refuges, forests and other public
The Wilderness Society -- Nicely organized, up-to-date site about wilderness issues at the national level.
The Wildlands Project -- Fancy site from the most vocal advocates of large-scale nature reserves.
Specific Environmental Groups
American Forests -- Good resources from a Washington, D.C.-based forest policy group.
American Lands -- Formerly Western Ancient Forest Campaign. Good campaign updates and links from a forest advocacy group.
Association of Forest Service Employees for Environmental Ethics -- A group of Forest Service employees, both current and former, working to change the Forest Service's basic land-management policy. Interesting perspective.
Native Forest Council -- Oregon-based group advocating an end to commercial logging on public lands. Links to related articles, including its publication Forest Voice.
Taxpayer Assets Project -- Group monitoring companies that are "logging without laws." Information on timber tax laws.
RangeBiome: A Public Rangeland Almanac -- Up-to-date information for anti-grazing activists.
Mineral Policy Center -- National group providing networking and organizing assistance to grassroots anti-mining activists. Site includes useful links and contact information, but is not updated frequently.
Rocky Mountain Mineral Law Foundation -- A giant database of natural resource law articles.
Water and Fisheries
American Rivers -- Good starting point for river conservation information.
Trout Unlimited -- Informative site for flyfishers and river advocates.
WaterWiser.org -- the place for water conservation information.
Wilderness on the Web -- Amazing resource for wilderness activists.
Wilderness Information Network -- University and agency-sponsored site about wilderness issues. Good background information, but news is outdated.
Defenders of Wildlife -- Bears, bison and wolves, oh my! Information on Defenders' work with big charismatic critters and policy issues such as the Endangered Species Act.
National Wildlife Federation -- Nice site with current news about wildlife conservation issues.
Wise-Use and Property Rights Resources
Environmental Lies -- Lots of fiery criticism of the environmental movement.
National Association of Reversionary Property Owners -- Private property rights advocates with links, news, court cases and publications to look up.
National Endangered Species Act Reform Coalition -- Information, press releases and opinion.
Official Public Access Home Page -- Resource for public-lands access advocates (motorized and non-motorized). Overview of issues and access to documents.
People for the USA -- Private property rights supporters. They've got news and opinion, links to state home pages and others.
Industry Trade Groups and Resources
Forestry Degrees -- A site to help students who are interested in Forestry degree programs find all the info they need by visiting one site.
Intermountain Forest Industry Association -- Find past issues of the group's newsletter and press releases at this site.
Pulp and Paper Resource Council -- An industry group Website that includes a newsletter, a purpose statement and position papers.
The Northern Miner -- A weekly mining industry newspaper published on the Web, plus links.
Energy NewsData -- Check this site for current information on the utility industry, salmon restoration and conservation news.
ForestNet: Logging and Sawmilling Journal -- Rely on this site for updates on trends in the timber industry in the United States and Canada.
Envirobiz -- At this Website the International Environmental Information Network, find a clearinghouse of links to environmental service and technology companies that work in environmental cleanup and management.