This corporation is a nonprofit public benefit corporation and is not organized for the private gain of any person. It is organized under the California Nonprofit Public Benefit Corporation Law for charitable purposes.
The specific and primary purpose of this corporation is to engage in charitable, educational, and scientific activities within the meaning of Section 501 (c)(3) of the Internal Revenue Code of 1986, as amended, or the corresponding provisions of any future United States internal revenue law (the "Code"), that promote the welfare of the environment.
This corporation is organized and operated exclusively for exempt purposes within the meaning of Section 50l(c)(3) of the Code. Notwithstanding any other provision of these Articles, this corporation shall not carry on any activities not permitted to be carried on (1) by a corporation exempt from federal income tax under Section 50l(c)(3) of the Code.