24,400 acres conserved & counting

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Our Work

Willapa Bay & Long Beach Peninsula
Number of Projects:
8
Acreage:
1032
Fact:
The green sturgeon of Willapa Bay are among the largest cartilaginous fish in the world, reaching seven feet in length and weighing up to 350 pounds.
Updates from the Field
Snowy Plover Chicks Coming Soon to Long Beach Dunes

Snowy plover are back nesting at Leadbetter Point! There are only two consistently successful nesting sites in all of Washington State: Leadbetter Point State Park at the northern tip of the Long Beach Peninsula and Midway Beach, located between Willapa Bay and Grays Harbor. In a 2012 survey, scientists counted only 33 birds in Washington.…

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The Dalles & Surrounds
Number of Projects:
3
Acreage:
345
Fact:
Beautiful to behold…and delicious and nutritious. Indians made good use of balsamroot as a food by boiling or steaming roots, peeling young stems, or eating the oil-rich seeds.
Updates from the Field
Thrillers: Native Lilies Can Show Land is Healthy

A late bloomer, the green banded mariposa lily (Calochortus macrocarpus ) thrills when it finally emerges. The purple-pink petals pop against the sandy hues of the arid western landscapes that are its preferred habitat. Those who happen upon one are stopped in their tracks….as Stewardship Coordinator Emily Matson was this July 19 on the Rowena…

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Columbia River Gorge
Number of Projects:
7
Acreage:
332
Fact:
Typically an alpine species, a few American pika (the Northwest’s cutest critter) live in the Gorge—and no one knows why. Studies are determining how this mountain-loving species is adapting to lower elevations and higher temperatures.
Updates from the Field
[Event] Picnic at the Rock (SOLD OUT)

What could be better than spending a Saturday afternoon surrounded by friends, playing games, drinking a cold one, and celebrating Columbia Land Trust? Join us at our annual picnic and member meeting held at Beacon Rock State Park. From 11:30 to 2:00, we’ll be providing food, entertainment, and picnic tables for our members to enjoy.…

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Mount St. Helens
Acreage:
9146
Number of Projects:
2
Klickitat & Little White Salmon
Acreage:
2903
Number of Projects:
10
Hood River
Acreage:
295
Number of Projects:
4
Clark County
Acreage:
211
Number of Projects:
6
Portland & North Willamette Valley
Acreage:
72
Number of Projects:
5
Trout Lake Valley
Acreage:
290
Number of Projects:
3
Elochoman River
Acreage:
660
Number of Projects:
4
Columbia River–The Lower 80
Acreage:
2177
Number of Projects:
12
Grays River
Acreage:
1596
Number of Projects:
10