Oregon Environmental Council

At A Glance

  • Who We Are

    Oregon Environmental Council is a nonpartisan, membership-based nonprofit. Since 1968, we've brought Oregonians together to work for clean water and air, a stable climate and healthy communities—for today and future generations. Read more about us.

  • Our Mission

    To advance innovative, collaborative and equitable solutions to Oregon's environmental challenges for today and future generations. Read more.

  • What We Do

    We advocate for lasting solutions that get at the source of Oregon's environmental problems and benefit people's health and quality of life. These challenges include climate change, water pollution and scarcity, and toxic chemicals in our environment. Read more.

  • Our Accomplishments

    We are the oldest statewide environmental group in Oregon, with 50 years of proven success. From the nation's first Bottle Bill, to curbside recycling to first-in-the-nation legislation to adopt clean fuels and goal coal free. Read more.

  • Our Investment In Oregon

    Our financial health, accountability and transparency is consistently highly-rated by Charity Navigator. Our investments are 100% socially and environmentally responsible. Read more.

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From the Bottle Bill to the Toxic Free Kids Act, we’ve made substantial strides in protecting Oregon’s air, water and climate, and we’re keeping Oregon a healthy place for kids to grow up. This has all been possible because of the support of Oregonians like you.  Join today and become an OEC member. It’s your Oregon!

When you stand with Oregon Environmental Council, you stand with thousands of others who want a brighter future for Oregon's water, air and land.