Success Stories

Together, our family of organizations has a track record of success of protecting the people and places you love in Alabama. Since our founding in 1999, we have:

  • Defended the Forever Wild Land Trust from repeated attacks
  • Protected Alabama's state parks
  • Prevented more than 95% of bad environmental legislation from passing the Alabama State Legislature in the past 15 years
  • Made Alabama a healthier place to live
    • Protected your drinking water by reducing the amount of cancer-causing chemicals emitted into Alabama’s waterways
    • Improved safety in neighborhoods and communities for pedestrians, bicyclists, and motorists alike by passing complete streets policies in nearly a dozen municipalities
    • Reduced your exposure to second-hand smoke by helping pass comprehensive smokefree laws in five municipalities
  • Elected dozens of conservation-minded candidates to state and local offices