Welcome Ryan Elting!

The Whidbey Camano Land Trust is pleased to announce that Ryan Elting will become its new executive director in September, succeeding Pat Powell, who has held that position for the past 20 years.

New Employment Opportunities

The Land Trust has a new opening for a Conservation Director and a Stewardship Assistant. Check them out and apply today to join the Land Trust team!

Land Trust Conserves Exceptional Natural Area

The Whidbey Camano Land Trust has completed the most expensive acquisition in its history, protecting 226 acres of amazing coastal farm and forest on Admiralty Bay near Coupeville.

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.

Deer Hunting at Trillium Community Forest Opens October 16

Trillium Community Forest is closed to all users except licensed deer hunters during a limited hunting season this fall.

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.

Wild Experiences In Store at Possession Sound Preserve

Possession Sound Preserve has a way of wowing people. The wild and rugged site is the Land Trust’s newest nature preserve, which opened this summer.


Volunteer with us

Get out in nature! Make new friends! Find out what great land stewardship is all about. The Land Trust is always on the lookout for people who are as passionate about caring for land as we are.

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