29,000 acres conserved & counting

We care for the Northwest you love.

Our Work

Trout Lake Valley
Number of Projects:
3
Acreage:
290
Fact:
Over the last 100 years, the total glacier area on Mount Adams has been reduced by almost half.
Updates from the Field
[Tour] Farms & Stars

Enjoy a summer evening at the base of Mt. Adams at the bucolic Mountain Meadows Dairy in Trout Lake Valley, one of Washington’s first organic dairies. We’ll meet the Schmid family and the dairy cows supplying 20-30 percent of organic milk to the Portland and Vancouver markets. We’ll stop by the farm museum to see pioneer…

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Willapa Bay & Long Beach Peninsula
Number of Projects:
8
Acreage:
1051
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
Marsh Marvels

We’re happy to announce the recent conservation of 19 acres near Leadbetter Point at the northern tip of Long Beach Peninsula. The property is comprised of ocean dunes, interdunal lakes and freshwater wetlands, a relatively unique environment found between the parallel dune ridges that run along Long Beach Peninsula. These fragile wetland ecosystems supply the…

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Klickitat & Little White Salmon
Number of Projects:
10
Acreage:
2903
Fact:
Washington’s only native oak, the Oregon white oak, can live more than 400 years and support more than 200 vertebrate species, including the state-threatened western gray squirrel.
Updates from the Field
[In the Media] Field trip to the Klickitat River covered by the Goldendale Sentinel

An article in the Goldendale Sentinel detailed a recent outdoor education opportunity organized by Yakama Nation Fisheries and hosted on the site of Columbia Land Trust’s haul road removal project on the Klickitat River. On April 14th, 50 seventh-graders from Goldendale Middle School learned about salmon habitat, physiology and fish dissection, water quality sampling, and…

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The Dalles & Surrounds
Acreage:
553
Number of Projects:
3
Clark County
Acreage:
972
Number of Projects:
10
Hood River
Acreage:
471
Number of Projects:
5
Portland Metro Area & Backyard Habitat Certification
Acreage:
358
Number of Projects:
7
Grays River
Acreage:
1706
Number of Projects:
11
Columbia River–The Lower 80
Acreage:
2177
Number of Projects:
12
Mount St. Helens
Acreage:
12311
Number of Projects:
3
Elochoman River
Acreage:
660
Number of Projects:
4
Columbia River Gorge
Acreage:
332
Number of Projects:
7