The Planning and Conservation League
(PCL) "is a 501(c)(4) nonprofit lobbying organization, working in the State Legislature and at the administrative level in state government to enact and implement policies to protect and restore the California environment."
"PCL directly lobbies our elected officials for sound environmental legislation."
"To protect and restore California’s natural environment, and to promote and defend the public health and safety of the people of California, through legislative and administrative action."
PCL is governed by a volunteer Board of Directors which consist of individuals, organizations, and associate organizations.