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Media inquiries can be sent to Community Engagement Director, Stephanie Wiegand.

2017

South Whidbey High School’s Earth Day event hailed as ‘best’ to date
South Whidbey Record
By Evan Thompson
April 21, 2017

Whidbey birding: Do your part to keep birds safe
South Whidbey Record
By Frances Ward
April 6, 2017

Island County to discuss conservation plans
Stanwood Camano News
Part of Area Briefly
April 4, 2017

Commentary: State grant fund vital to preserving Barnum Point
The Daily Herald/HeraldNet
By Val Schroeder
April 3, 2017

County park at Barnum Point may open in late summer
Stanwood Camano News
By Jeremiah O’Hagan
March 29, 2017

Here’s the story behind that house passing through Edmonds Tuesday
My Edmonds News
March 16, 2017

Richards to serve the earth on land trust board
Stanwood Camano News
By Sarah Arney
March 7, 2017

2016

Plaque commemorates battle to preserve Saratoga Woods | Notable
South Whidbey Record
By Evan Thompson
October 22, 2016

Dike project creates pocket estuary
Whidbey News-Times
By Ron Newberry
October 12, 2016

Work party builds trail in Trillium Community Forest
South Whidbey Record
Contributed to Community Page
October 8, 2016

Land Trust meets goal to save more of Barnum Point
Stanwood-Camano News
September 13, 2016

Trust surpasses goal to buy land at Barnum Point
HeraldNet
By Kari Bray
September 7, 2016

Advocates trying to save Camano Island beach from developers
King5.com
By Dan Cassuto
August 27, 2016

Nature lovers scramble to save wild beach on Camano Island
The Seattle Times
By Sandi Doughton
August 27, 2016

Deadline looms to save portion of Barnum Point
Stanwood-Camano News
July 27, 2016

Whidbey Camano Land Trust to host bike ride event on properties
South Whidbey Record
July 23, 2016

Land trust raising money to expand county park at Barnum Point
Everett Herald and HeraldNet.com
By Kari Bray
July 23, 2016

Guardian Trees: Ragged Remnants of the Great Coastal Forests That Used To Be
Whidbey Life Magazine
By Kate Poss
June 22, 2016

Prime habitat: Audubon’s pledge kick-starts efforts by Whidbey Camano Land Trust to acquire haven for wildlife
Whidbey News-Times
By Ron Newberry
June 15, 2016

Barnum Point Donation Rewarded
Stanwood Camano News
June 6, 2016

Book Signing
Stanwood Camano News
May 27, 2016

SHS class project wins $10,000
Stanwood Camano News
By Sarah Arney
May 27, 2016

Stanwood teacher, students Make A Difference, win $10K for nonprofit
HeraldNet
By Kari Bray
May 11, 2016

Volunteers Spruce Up Trail Along Engle Road
South Whidbey Record
Contributed to People Page
April 13, 2016

2015

Fungi Fever Grips South Whidbey Activities
South Whidbey Record
By Ben Watanabe
October 3, 2015

Island County Conservation Fund Panels to Release Funding Recommendations
Whidbey News Times
By Dan Richman
September 22, 2015

Island County Board Taking Input on Projects: The Future of Fakkema Farm and Other Rural Parcels at Stake
Whidbey News Times
By Dan Richman
September 16, 2015

Develop or Preserve: Oak Harbor Family Farm at Crossroads
Whidbey News Times
By Dan Richman
September 5, 2015

Camera Clicks Top Photo for Whidbey Calendar
Whidbey News Times
By Ron Newberry
August 21, 2015

Island County Commissioners OK Future Funds Changes
South Whidbey Record
By Dan Richman
July 29, 2015

Couple Protects a Nutty Piece of Paradise
Whidbey News Times
By Ron Newberry
June 20, 2015

Land Trust, Island County Partner to Conserve Monroe Landing Farms
Whidbey News Times
By Janis Reid
April 1, 2015

New Trails Forming Near Engle Road
Whidbey Examiner
By Ron Newberry
March 18, 2015

Whidbey Camano Land Trust Seeks More Calendar Photos
Whidbey News Times
By Ron Newberry
January 27, 2015

2014

A Look Back at The Record’s Top Stories of 2014
South Whidbey Record
By Justin Burnett
December 30, 2014

If the Land Could Talk-Thank You, Whidbey Camano Land Trust
Whidbey Life Magazine
By Lisa Kois
December 24, 2014

Tree Thinning Important for Forest Health, Logger Says
South Whidbey Record
By Ben Watanabe
December 23, 2014

Town Sells Easement on Land Near Navy’s OLF
Whidbey Examiner
By Megan Hansen
December 17, 2014

Efforts to Recover Rare Species Found on Whidbey Resume
Whidbey News Times
By Ron Newberry
October 29, 2014

Glendale Beach Access Saved
Whidbey News Times
By Janis Reid
September 27, 2014

Land Trust faces deadline for beach purchase
Whidbey News Times
By Janis Reid
September 9, 2014

KUDOS: Volunteers remove invasive English holly from the Saratoga Woods Preserve
South Whidbey Record
By Staff Reporter
September 5, 2014

Easement stops Central Whidbey pot production plans
South Whidbey Record
By Megan Hansen
August 20, 2014

Whidbey Camano Land Trust extends ticket deadline for celebration
Whidbey News Times
By Ron Newberry
August 8, 2014

Land Trust stewards, volunteers hit Whidbey beaches for garbage pick up
Whidbey News Times
By Staff Reporter
August 1, 2014

Land Trust invites community to celebrate 30th Anniversary
South Whidbey Record
By Staff Reporter
August 1, 2014

New book chronicles endeavors to protect Whidbey land from pressures
Whidbey News Times
By Ron Newberry
July 26, 2014

Purchases help to give public access to Whidbey’s beaches
Whidbey News Times
Editorial
July 16, 2014

Glendale boat launch may be removed by Land Trust
South Whidbey Record
By Justin Burnett
July 16, 2014

Camano Resident Writes Tribute to Nature
Stanwood Camano News
By Jeremiah O’Hagan
June 10, 2014

Island County ‘Health Heroes’ honored
Whidbey Examiner
By Staff Reporter
Mary 21, 2014

Trail partners: Walking space offers daily ‘reset’ time
Whidbey News Times
By Ron Newberry
May 17, 2014

Land Trust hires new conservation director
South Whidbey Record
By Janis Reid
April 26, 2014

County reverses Glendale beach access decision
Whidbey News Times
By Janis Reid
April 16, 2014

Commissioners pass on chance to purchase South Whidbey beach property
Whidbey News Times
By Janis Reid
March 15, 2014

Land Trust rejects COER call to refuse money from Navy
Whidbey News Times
By Janis Reid
February 9, 2014

2013

Land preservation fund saved
South Whidbey Record
By Janis Reid
December 2, 2013

Tour brought fungi fun to south whidbey
South Whidbey Record
By Sara Hansen
October 18, 2013

Muzzalls’ protect family farmland
South Whidbey Record
By Justin Burnett
August 5, 2013

Land Trust gets millions for land new acquisitions
Whidbey Examiner
By Nathan Whalen
August 2, 2013

Farmland protected north end of reserve
Whidbey Examiner
By Nathan Whalen
April 29, 2013

Caring for nature is an investment in our common good
Everett Herald
By Elizabeth Guss
April 21, 2013

Land Trust, family, assure ‘forever wild’ on Camano Island
South Whidbey Record
March 1, 2013

County to amend budget
Whidbey Examiner
By Justin Burnett
February 7, 2013

Families protect Ebey’s Reserve
Whidbey Examiner
By Justin Burnett
January 25, 2013

2012

Conservation easement protects Greenbank Farm
Whidbey Examiner
By Nathan Whalen
December 8, 2012

Recreation vs. preservation; Trillium plan tries to strike a balance
South Whidbey Record
By Kathy Reed
October 21, 2012

Greenbank Farm appraisal begins
Whidbey Examiner
By Nathan Whalen
October 10, 2012

Whidbey land trust buys Indian Point beachfront
Everett Herald
By Bill Sheets
October 2, 2012

Land Trust purchases Indian Point
South Whidbey Record
By Kathy Reed
September 28, 2012

Plans shift for Freeland’s Trillium ownership
Whidbey Examiner
By Justin Burnett
August 31, 2012