The Importance of Oaks
New Funding Will Allow ECOP to Advance Conservation, Stewardship, Outreach, and Monitoring on Oregon White Oak Landscapes
Discover Two Newly Conserved Sites

East Fork Lewis River: Optimist Club Youth Camp Columbia Land Trust helped permanently protect a forested youth camp in the heart of Clark County, in partnership with the Optimist Club of Vancouver. The 46-acre parcel sits along the East Fork Lewis River adjacent to a popular county park, in an area that is a conservation…

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Dillacort Canyon: Hunting Lottery

As of September 9th, the 2022 lottery is NOW CLOSED. You will be notified via email in mid-September if you are selected. The 2023 lottery will open in May 2023. The 2022 season dates are October 15th-October 25th. Permissions are granted in two-day blocks in a lottery drawing. If you have any questions or comments, please email…

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Stewardship Along Westport Slough

With the start of a new year comes the start of a new stewardship effort off Marshland Road in Clatskanie, Oregon along Westport Slough, a side channel of the lower Columbia River. In late 2021, Columbia Land Trust conserved 520 acres here with funding provided by Bonneville Power Administration. Much of the land has experienced…

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The Oregon I Am Film

In a recent film from the Coalition of Oregon Land Trusts, over 50 testimonies from residents across the state paint a rich mosaic of what it means to feel connected to the land. From memories and stories to experiences and ideas, this eight-minute film explores how the landscapes of Oregon inspire something meaningful within each…

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