With unique ecosystems attracting more than 200 species of birds a year, Whidbey and Camano Islands provide critical habitat for a diverse collection of wildlife. Month of November in the 2015 Calendar. Barred owl, taken by Amara Garibyan.
As we protect the lands, we must also protect the 118 watersheds made up of wetlands, streams and lakes providing homes to loads of wildlife. Month of October in the 2015 Calendar. English Boom, Camano Island, taken by Kevin English.
Beaches & Shoreline
Shoreline, coastal bluffs and 15 bays and coves provide nearshore habitat for birds and marine life, and unforgettable memories for residents and visitors. Month of May in the 2015 Calendar. Libbey Beach, taken by Brian Schneider.
With your help, we can protect our invaluable working farm and forestland - maintaining our rural heritage, providing locally-grown food, and supporting local businesses. Month of June in the 2015 Calendar. Ferry House, Ebey's Reserve, taken by Donald Miller.
Connecting People to the Land
Guided tours, work parties and special educational experiences on our islands are just a few ways you can connect with nature.
In an effort to connect the younger generation to the land, we encourage children and their families to join us on our guided tours and help us care for the land. Photo taken by Janice Cole.
Our islands are renowned for stunning viewsheds. These special views are important to the quality of our communities and the connections we make with them. Month of March in the 2015 Calendar. Camano with Cascades, taken by Debra Campbell.
The Whidbey Camano Land Trust was created in 1984 to protect our islands’ most important natural habitats, scenic vistas, and working farms and forests in partnership with landowners and island communities. Find out more >>