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April is Earth and Ocean Month

Celebrate Earth Day the whole month through! Read more for information on how you can get involved and make a positive impact by investing in the planet, right here at home!


Retirement is Calling My Name

The other morning I woke to an absolutely stunning sunrise that spread its glow throughout the eastern sky and over the Cascades. A few days later, while still at work, I was graced with a magnificent pink and gold sunset that illuminated the entire sky. I was in awe.


Defending Alders

Take a moment and imagine a Puget Sound lowland forest. Likely, you see layers of gray-green firs, fading into a bank of fog.  But were alder trees part of your picture?


2022 Calendars Now Available!

Enjoy delightful images of island wildlife and natural landscapes in the Land Trust’s 2021 Calendar. It’s available now at island retail outlets.


How a Community Helped Save Trillium Community Forest

A fortuitous chain of events led to the stunning achievement that is Trillium Community Forest. Its creation more than a decade ago involved a wide spectrum of people and organizations who were instrumental in bringing the project to life.


We’re Hiring a Land Protection Specialist

The Land Trust has a new opening for a skilled Land Protection Specialist to join us in protecting priority natural habitats and agricultural lands in Island County.


Finding Solace in Nature

Joe Mosolino views Del Fairfax Preserve as a revered place. The Land Trust site holds many family memories, most significantly as a symbol of healing for his three children during the most difficult time of their lives.


Forever Wild: Protecting Lands and Waters Just for Nature’s Sake

Forever Wild properties are protected for the full benefit of nature. They are made up of habitats where wild creatures and plants can flourish without the intrusion of human activity — no excess noise, light, traffic, recreation and domestic animal predation.


May 27 Webinar: Addressing Climate Change Through Conservation

Join a Zoom webinar hosted by the Land Trust on May 27 at 6:30 p.m. and find out how we’re mitigating the impacts of climate change through land protection, stewardship and habitat restoration.


GiveBIG and Protect the Places You Treasure

May 4-5 is GiveBIG, Washington’s biggest online giving event for nonprofits. Please donate to the Land Trust and continue to save the places you love on Whidbey and Camano Islands.


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