The National Council for Science and the Environment (NCSE) advances informed environmental policy- and decision-making through science. Our work and programs include interdisciplinary research, scientific assessment, information dissemination, training, and curriculum development. 

We engage scientists, educators, policymakers, business leaders, and officials at all levels of government. NCSE is a nonprofit organization established in 1990 and has a longstanding reputation for nonpartisanship. We invite you to explore our work and join our community. Read more about the NCSE Mission and History


News and Events

Climate Science Across America: Ten Thousand and Four University Studies Tell a Story

NCSE has released a new report showing public universities are contributing significantly to America’s understanding of climate change. NCSE analyzed the research of 80 public institutions from all 50 states and found that they had produced 10,004 studies on the impacts of climate change on their regions between 2014 and 2018. Learn more
 

NCSE Member Institutions: Leaders in Science and the Environment Across Higher Education

Colleges and universities are preparing future leaders to address the global challenges facing society. NCSE Member Institutions are four- and two-year colleges and universities committed to ensuring that science is represented at the tables where decisions are made and to advancing environmental and sustainability education and training. Learn more and join today

 

 

 

Upcoming Events

Find out more information about our upcoming events below on our Events page.

2020 EnvironMentors National Fair and Awards Ceremony
May 27–30, 2020
Washington, D.C.

 

 

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NCSE Member Institutions are four- and two-year colleges and universities that are committed to ensuring that science is represented at the tables where decisions are made and to advancing environmental and sustainability education and training. 

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