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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Grays River
Number of Projects:
10
Acreage:
1596
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
An Estuarine Eden

When Frank White reached out to Columbia Land Trust regarding the sale of his 19-acre vacation property near the mouth of Crooked Creek in Wahkiakum County, Washington, we leapt at the chance. Lands of this property’s strategic and ecological importance don’t come along every day. Crooked Creek feeds into Grays Bay, the last major tributary…

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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
Klickitat Haul Road: Access Update

The Klickitat River Haul Road corridor is now open to non-motorized, passive recreation.  Please observe posted rules and use caution when navigating recently restored areas.…

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Hood River
Acreage:
295
Number of Projects:
4
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