IORC is a member of the Western Organization of Resource Councils.  WORC is a regional network of grassroots community organizations that include 12,200 members and 39 local chapters across 7 western states. WORC helps its member groups succeed by providing training and coordinating issue work.  More information is available at 


WORC’s mission is to advance the vision of a democratic, sustainable, and just society through community action.  WORC is committed to building sustainable environmental and economic communities that balance economic growth with the health of people and stewardship of their land, water, and air resources.