Introducing our Conservation Agenda

A bold 25-year plan for science-based, community driven stewardship in the Columbia River region

Our Work

Willapa Bay & Long Beach Peninsula
Number of Projects:
9
Acreage:
1615
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
Fieldbook Digs In

Cozy up this winter with a fresh copy of our final issue of Fieldbook this year. Learn about important fossil discoveries in the Columbia River Estuary, look at how community groups are embracing the Backyard Habitat Certification Program as a tool for community building, and read about recent conservation successes in Trout Lake and the Long…

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Mount St. Helens
Number of Projects:
3
Acreage:
12311
Fact:
Most species that were wiped out by the Mount St. Helens eruption have returned. One species that hasn’t? Northern flying squirrels. They need mature forests to survive.
Updates from the Field
[Tour] Scat Task Force

Saturday, June 2nd, 2018 ~8:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. $75 Combining land conservation and wildlife education, Columbia Land Trust and Conservation Canines have teamed up for a second time to offer the ultimate wildlife and dog lover’s expedition. We will explore part of our Pine Creek conservation property located on the south side of Mount St. Helens.…

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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
Get Outdoors Day Hike

In celebration of National Get Outdoors Day and in conjunction with Get Outdoors Oregon, Columbia Land Trust’s Emerging Leaders Council would like to invite you to join us for a hike in Marquam Nature Park in the hills of southwest Portland. Together we will discuss local flora and fauna, our restoration efforts on our adjacent Keller…

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Columbia River Gorge
Acreage:
332
Number of Projects:
7
Klickitat & Little White Salmon
Acreage:
5685
Number of Projects:
12
Hood River
Acreage:
471
Number of Projects:
5
Grays River
Acreage:
1687
Number of Projects:
11
The Dalles & Surrounds
Acreage:
553
Number of Projects:
3
Elochoman River
Acreage:
660
Number of Projects:
4
Columbia River–The Lower 80
Acreage:
2177
Number of Projects:
12
Clark County
Acreage:
972
Number of Projects:
10
Trout Lake Valley
Acreage:
290
Number of Projects:
3