NAEP Membership

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Who We Are

NAEP is a professional organization that connects people who work in multidisciplinary environmental professionals with each other and with national environmental leadership. Together, we advance the profession and the professionals by providing leadership, information, and community that builds excellence.

For our members, NAEP acts as:

  • Forum for state-of-the-art information on environmental planning, research and management
  • Network of professional contacts with whom you may exchange information in industry, government, academia, and the private sector
  • Resource for structured career development from student memberships to certification as an environmental professional
  • Strong proponent of ethics and the highest standards of practice in the environmental professions
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How NAEP Membership Benefits You

Free Access to Official Publications

NAEP provides the access and network for you to grow as a professional by providing three great publications:

  • Environmental Practice Journal: Peer-reviewed, quarterly online journal
  • News for the Environmental Professional: Our official NAEP e-newsletter, featuring a letter from the NAEP president, NEPA and other updates, and other NAEP-related news
  • NAEP's National Desk: A bi-weekly newsletter with featured articles from E&E Publishing (or Greenwire) sent directly to NAEP members via email. 

Discounted Annual Conference Registration

Each year, the NAEP Annual Conference brings together environmental professionals from all over the United States to learn, collaborate, and stay informed on environmental policy/updates through enlightening sessions, workshops, and discussions.


Discounts on Educational Courses, Seminars, Workshops, and Webinars

NAEP members receive significant discounts on dozens of educational opportunities. NAEP offers between six and 12 informative webinars and in-person courses, seminars, and workshops throughout the year. As a member, you could save hundreds of dollars a year on NAEP's educational resources.


Archives of NEPA and other Environmental Reports

As an NAEP member, you can access current and past NEPA Annual Reports and Environmental and Energy Reports completed by our NAEP committees, located in the Member Center. These reports relay specific updates and details pertaining to environmental policy that helps keep you informed. 


Career Center Access

Is your company hiring? Are you looking for a new job? The NAEP Career Center is specifically-targeted to the Environmental Professional. In your Career Center profile, you can access online management tools, automatic new job email notifications, and a confidential search profile. 


Member Directory

Search and get in touch with other members in your field with a members-only directory. Looking to network? Get to know other environmental professionals in your area!


Networking Opportunities

All of NAEP's member benefits provide avenues to network with professional contacts in industry, government, academia, and the private sector. Members also are granted the exclusive opportunity to advance personally and professionally through leadership positions in NAEP committees and the National Board of Directors.

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