Along with Park City Municipal, there are many local non-profits that do a great deal to preserve and protect the environment. We’re lucky to live in a community that has an amazing number of environmental nonprofits, for-profits, green businesses, and citizens who donate countless hours to environmental sustainability in our community. Here is a list of just some of these groups:
Citizens Climate Lobby
Citizens’ Climate Lobby is a nonprofit, nonpartisan, grassroots advocacy organization empowering people to experience breakthroughs exercising their personal and political power.
Healthy Environment Alliance Utah (HEAL)
HEAL fights for an environment that is safe, clean, and sustainable, and which provides a thriving place to work, play, and raise our families.
Mountain Trails Foundation
Mountain Trails Foundation is a member-driven organization dedicated to building, maintaining, and protecting trails for non-motorized recreation in the Park City area.
Recycle Utah is dedicated to promoting water conservation, recycling, and reuse, and to providing environmental education and recycling/reuse services to the community.
ReLEAF Utah works to develop community-based tree and forest stewardship, through effective partnerships, meaningful projects, and informative outreach.
Sierra Club Foundation- Utah Chapter
The Utah Chapter of the Sierra Club is a grassroots volunteer organization that protects and promotes Utah’s outdoors and natural landscapes, educates and advocates for the responsible preservation of clean air, water, and habitats, and supports the development of sustainable renewable energy for the benefit of present and future generations.
Summit Community Gardens
Summit Community Gardens creates opportunities for the community to gather, learn, and grow through events, classes on garden education, and places where people can grow their own food.
Summit Community Power Works (SCPW)
Summit Community Power Works inspires efficient energy use through practical and innovative programs to improve economic vitality and the environment.
Summit Land Conservancy
Summit Land Conservancy works with our communities to protect and preserve land and water for the benefit of people and nature.
The Swaner Preserve and EcoCenter is a 1,200 acre nature Preserve and a 10,000 square foot LEED Platinum building with interactive exhibits about the surrounding environment, offering nature tours, wildlife viewing opportunities, summer camps, environmental education, and more.
Utah Clean Energy
Utah Clean Energy is committed to creating a future that ensures healthy, thriving communities for all, empowered and sustained by clean energy.
Utah Rivers Council
The Utah Rivers Council works to protect Utah’s rivers and clean water sources for today’s citizens and future generations and to sustain healthy, natural ecosystems.