32,000 acres conserved & counting

We care for the Northwest you love.

Our Work

Willapa Bay & Long Beach Peninsula
Number of Projects:
9
Acreage:
1425
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
The Long Arc of a Short River

Washington’s Chinook River empties into Baker Bay at the mouth of the Columbia River a mere six miles from its headwaters. What the river lacks in size it makes up for in the diversity of wildlife its wetland habitat supports. It’s a place where the history of salmon, the region, and its people are deeply…

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Klickitat & Little White Salmon
Number of Projects:
12
Acreage:
5685
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
The Grand Finale

  Columbia Land Trust’s lengthiest and most dramatic restoration project to date is the Klickitat River Haul Road project north of Klickitat, Washington. Together the Yakama Nation Fisheries Program and the Land Trust set out more than fifteen years ago to free one of Washington’s longest undammed rivers from a failed and washed out logging…

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Portland Metro Area & Backyard Habitat Certification
Number of Projects:
7
Acreage:
358
Fact:
The tallest of Portland’s 290 designated “heritage trees” is (naturally) a Douglas-fir. Located in Macleay Park, it was, at last check, 242 feet tall.
Updates from the Field
[TOUR] Beers & Backyards

  While Columbia Land Trust works to restore sweeping landscapes and wildlife habitat outside of the city, thousands of urban dwellers enrolled in the Backyard Habitat Certification Program are working to restore their properties to native landscapes that benefit both people and wildlife. Join us at Hopworks Urban Brewery for tasty brews and snacks before touring…

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Columbia River Gorge
Acreage:
332
Number of Projects:
7
Grays River
Acreage:
1706
Number of Projects:
11
Trout Lake Valley
Acreage:
290
Number of Projects:
3
Columbia River–The Lower 80
Acreage:
2177
Number of Projects:
12
Mount St. Helens
Acreage:
12311
Number of Projects:
3
Clark County
Acreage:
972
Number of Projects:
10
The Dalles & Surrounds
Acreage:
553
Number of Projects:
3
Hood River
Acreage:
471
Number of Projects:
5
Elochoman River
Acreage:
660
Number of Projects:
4