Au Sable Institute of Environmental Studies
The Au Sable Institute for Environmental Studies, based in Michigan since 1979, is an academic institution that promotes environmental education based on Christian tenets of ecological protection. With classes ranging from primary and secondary education to undergraduate and graduate courses, the institute's vision is to create a global community dedicated to promoting the "Christian vision of a flourishing earth." Au Sable also focuses on directly helping particular communities around the globe; the institute features programs in Michigan, the Pacific Northwest, Latin America, and south India. Using this range of educational opportunities, Au Sable works to promote Christian environmental stewardship worldwide.