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?
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.
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.
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.
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.
Spring is a great time to get outdoors and experience the beauty of nature around us. Now you can visit a Land Trust preserve and play bingo for a chance to win sporty Land Trust custom apparel!
We’re thrilled to welcome Janett Wingett of Camano Island and Michael Stansbury as the newest additions to the Land Trust’s board of directors.
Eric Lamers spent more than two decades carefully tending to his Camano Island forest making it healthier for plants and wildlife. As a tribute to her late husband, and to preserve the property their family loves, Jan Lamers worked with the Land Trust to permanently protect it.
In recent months, some generous donors stepped forward with additional gifts to create a $75,000 year-ending matching challenge. That means that every new donor’s gift, and every current member’s gift above their annual donation, will be doubled!
Put on your detective cap and practice your best selfie smile. The Land Trust’s Summer Photo Scavenger Hunt is now underway!