28,500 acres conserved & counting

We care for the Northwest you love.

Our Work

Grays River
Number of Projects:
10
Acreage:
1626
Fact:
The historic run of Columbia River chum was estimated to be 1.4 million; over the past 50 years, the average has been just a few thousand per year.
Updates from the Field
Willows to Come

A dozen Land Trust volunteers spent a full January day collecting and planting some 1,000 willow cuttings at Kandoll Farm, an intertidal wetland on the Grays River. The day was marked by a series of rainy downpours, pockets of sunny skies, and reoccurring rainbows. Our enthusiastic team of staff and volunteers cut live stakes from…

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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
Wild Concoctions

On a warm, sunny summer day, the Starvation Alley area of Washington’s Long Beach Peninsula is more bucolic than the name suggests. The moniker dates back to the Depression era, when day laborers from nearby oyster and cranberry farms built a shantytown along the peninsula’s interior. Today, the region’s rich cranberry farming tradition endures amidst…

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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 Trout Lake Valley Farm, 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 artifacts and…

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Klickitat & Little White Salmon
Acreage:
2903
Number of Projects:
10
Hood River
Acreage:
295
Number of Projects:
4
Elochoman River
Acreage:
660
Number of Projects:
4
Columbia River–The Lower 80
Acreage:
2177
Number of Projects:
12
Mount St. Helens
Acreage:
12311
Number of Projects:
3
Portland Metro Area & Backyard Habitat Certification
Acreage:
72
Number of Projects:
5
Columbia River Gorge
Acreage:
332
Number of Projects:
7
Clark County
Acreage:
262
Number of Projects:
7
The Dalles & Surrounds
Acreage:
345
Number of Projects:
3