2017 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
  • Wildlife preservation organizations
  • Natural resource preservation organizations
  • Humane societies
  • Conservation advocacy organizations

2017 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; and
  • Government establishments primarily engaged in administering, overseeing, and managing governmental ecological restoration programs are classified in Industry 924110, Administration of Air and Water Resource and Solid Waste Management Programs.


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 Value
2002 813312 -
2007 813312 -
2012 813312 -
2017 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 service not otherwise classified


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