31 May '13, 3pm

We are NRDC.

We are NRDC.

Sigourney Weaver narrates this 2-minute video about the Natural Resources Defense Council. We are the nation's most effective environmental action group, combining the grassroots power of 1.4 million members and online activists with the courtroom clout and expertise of more than 350 lawyers, scientists and other professionals. Link to this video: www.nrdc.org/video/video/6H_6dziiukA

Full article: http://www.nrdc.org/video/video/6H_6dziiukA

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