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Give Back with a Gift on Giving Tuesday!

Giving Tuesday is a great opportunity to give something back to the islands you love. Consider a gift to the Land Trust on Giving Tuesday, a global day of generosity that takes place on December 1.


Great News for Salmon! Elger Bay Preserve Expanded

Newly expanded to 58 acres, the Land Trust’s Elger Bay Estuary preserve on Camano Island is the site of one of the few remaining intact pocket estuaries in Island County. 


Together, Mitigating Climate Change on the Islands

Read about ways the Land Trust is working to mitigate climate change in Island County in our special climate change newsletter.


2021 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.


GiveBIG! It’s Now a Two-Day Event

GiveBIG, Washington’s biggest online giving event for nonprofits, has expanded to two days this year: May 5-6.


Bike Riders Get Triple Treat: Blue Skies, Natural Beauty, and Pie

Sunshine and blue skies provided an idyllic setting for participants of the Sea, Trees, & Pie Bike Ride on scenic central Whidbey Island.


Calendar Photo Contest is Underway!

Share your favorite outdoor images! The Land Trust’s annual photo contest is underway and photo submissions are being accepted.


A Natural Wonder is Saved on Camano Island

Jerry Nielsen is eternally grateful that a beautiful piece of Camano Island will remain forever wild. Nielsen deeply appreciates the efforts of the Land Trust to permanently protect this iconic place.


Barnum Point County Park Grows to 127 Acres

The final pieces are coming together nicely for Barnum Point County Park on Camano Island. This September, the Whidbey Camano Land Trust assisted Island County in acquiring two more key beachfront properties to help make the vision of this expanded county park a reality.


Nature Preserve on Camano is Birder’s Delight

Fran Burnside’s dearest childhood memories are rooted on the shores of Camano Island. When she was a young girl in the 1940s, she and her two brothers would spend summers at her grandparents’ property on Elger Bay.


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