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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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
Special Visit to the Haul Road Project

Columbia Land Trust had a surprise visitor on the Klickitat River yesterday afternoon.  Eileen Sobeck, Assistant Administrator for the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA), was in the area touring salmon recovery projects with her regional staff and the Yakama Nation Fisheries Program when they decided to drop in on Columbia Land Trust’s Haul Road…

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Hood River
Number of Projects:
4
Acreage:
295
Fact:
The Powerdale Dam was removed in 2010, allowing Pacific lamprey (which can’t navigate old fish ladders) access to the upper reaches of the Hood for the first time since 1923.
Updates from the Field
Clark County
Acreage:
211
Number of Projects:
6
Mount St. Helens
Acreage:
9146
Number of Projects:
2
Columbia River Gorge
Acreage:
332
Number of Projects:
7
Portland & North Willamette Valley
Acreage:
72
Number of Projects:
5
The Dalles & Surrounds
Acreage:
345
Number of Projects:
3
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