Environmental Law Institute, located in Washington, D.C., is a nonprofit, tax-exempt organization. It specializes in providing information services, advice, publications, training courses, seminars, research programs and policy recommendations. The organization serves various individuals, organizations, government agencies, public interest groups and academic circles concerned with the environment. Environmental Law Institute focuses on advancing environmental protection by enhancing law, policy and management. The organization publishes the Environmental Law Reporter and the Environmental Forum. It offers various programs, such as national wetlands awards, public participation in international water and water pollution prevention programs. Environmental Law Institute also provides state biodiversity, sustainable use of land programs, and enforcement studies and training programs.