We work with you and the law to protect wildlife, culture, community and climate.
Our legal resources are designed to help you understand how the law applies to the environment and empower you to take action.
What we do
Protect Country and culture
Protect habitats and wildlife
Tackle climate change
Sustainable water sharing
Promote healthy communities
Defending the defenders
Win for the Reef in 30-year failed development battle
Last year, EDO provided specialist legal assistance to more than 2,300 community groups and people across the country to help them uphold our environmental laws, participate in…
Greenwashing is on the rise, undermining our efforts to tackle the climate crisis at a time when it matters most. We use the law to hold companies to account for the claims…
We run innovative litigation to protect Australia’s unique wildlife, places and communities.
New Report: A Healthy Environment is a Human Right
It’s been 50 years since the right to a clean, healthy and sustainable environment (the right to a healthy environment) was recognised in the Stockholm Declaration. In July…