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
Seal Slough: Part 2

Columbia Land Trust today announced the conservation of crucial shoreline and forest habitat along Willapa Bay in Pacific County, southwest Washington. On June 13th, the Land Trust acquired 190 acres and nearly a mile of shoreline on East Willapa Bay, located just south of Lynn Point in Pacific County, Washington. This acquisition is located directly…

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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
Forestry Fellows

  The value of our forests cannot be underestimated. Trees feed more than 80 percent of the Earth’s terrestrial biodiversity, refill aquifers, create jobs, purify our air, and shelter us. The forests of the Northwest are core to cultural identities, our region’s history, and the health of the future. That’s a part of the mission…

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Columbia River–The Lower 80
Number of Projects:
12
Acreage:
2177
Fact:
In the 1880s, there were 39 canneries along the Columbia River; the last major cannery closed in 1980.
Updates from the Field
Oregon Walk the Land Day

  Want to see the benefits of local conservation firsthand? Columbia Land Trust invites you to take a leisurely, self-guided trip to our Twilight Marsh property on Saturday, June 24th for Oregon Walk the Land Day. Located just eight miles east of Astoria in Cathlamet Bay, the marsh offers excellent birdwatching and a magical wetland scene…

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Clark County
Acreage:
972
Number of Projects:
10
Portland Metro Area & Backyard Habitat Certification
Acreage:
358
Number of Projects:
7
Columbia River Gorge
Acreage:
332
Number of Projects:
7
Klickitat & Little White Salmon
Acreage:
5685
Number of Projects:
12
Grays River
Acreage:
1706
Number of Projects:
11
Trout Lake Valley
Acreage:
290
Number of Projects:
3
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