Nadia Gardner

Nature is in Our Blood
Our Coast and Estuary Conservation Manager Nadia Gardner reflects on the role of Outdoor School in forging a lifelong love of nature.
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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On the Wallacut, We’re Welcoming Back the Water.

We’re gearing up for Wallacut River restoration 2014! The Lower Columbia River Estuary is the last river stop in the epic journey of young salmon making their way to the ocean. The more food and shelter they find there, the stronger they’ll be when they hit the ocean, and the better their chances are to…

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Bay Watch
Caring for Willapa Bay means caring for the waterways that flow directly into it.