Columbia Land Trust scored a major victory this week when its Long Beach Peninsula Wetlands Conservation Project was awarded a $914,375 grant from the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service. Columbia Land Trust will acquire and protect 400 acres of declining coastal wetlands, riparian areas and conifer forest on the Long Beach Peninsula between the Pacific Ocean and Willapa Bay,…Read More
27,600 acres conserved & counting
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Less than a mile from the wastewater treatment facility in North Portland sits a white bungalow home with turquoise shutters. Whirring traffic buzzes by and the business of humans continues on, but what lies in the fenced-off backyard of this humble home is an unexpected sanctuary. In a seven-by-four-foot blue pool is a mini-wetland maturing…Read More