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2012 Edition

national industry 813312

Environment, Conservation and Wildlife Organizations


This U.S. industry comprises establishments primarily engaged in promoting the preservation and protection of the environment and wildlife. Establishments in this industry address issues, such as clean air and water; global warming; conserving and developing natural resources, including land, plant, water, and energy resources; and protecting and preserving wildlife and endangered species. These organizations may solicit contributions and offer memberships to support these causes.

The immediate parent of national industry 813312 is international industry 81331: Social Advocacy Organizations

Illustrative Examples

  • Animal rights organizations
  • Natural resource preservation organizations Conservation advocacy organizations Wildlife preservation organizations Humane societies

2012 NAICS Edition Cross References

  • Establishments primarily engaged in providing legal services for environment, conservation, and wildlife organizations are classified in Industry Group 5411, Legal Services.


The NAICS editions in which this code was present are indicated below. In the event that a code was changed from the prior edition the equivalent value in that edition is provided for reference.

Edition Existed Equivalent Value
2002 813312
2007 813312
2012 813312
2017 813312
2022 813312

Insurance Industry Mappings

The US Property and Casualty Insurance Industry may use the following classification descriptions which might encompass national industry 813312, Environment, Conservation and Wildlife Organizations:

  1. environment conservation and wildlife organization
  2. membership organization not otherwise classified
  3. other service except public administration
  4. religious grantmaking civic professional and similar organization
  5. social advocacy organization
  6. social advocacy organization not otherwise classified
  7. social advocacy organization not otherwise classified naic
  8. social service not otherwise classified


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