BUTTERFLY ALERT!

Have you seen one of these? The rare and wonderful island marble butterfly is on the wing. We hold our breath as each white butterfly that comes into view possibly holds the promise of island marble.

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JOIN A WORK PARTY

We call them “work parties,” but they’re really a fun way to get your hands dirty in a beautiful place. Pitch in with our stewardship staff to do some trail maintenance, beach cleanup, weeding, and other odd jobs on SJPT preserves.

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2018 MEMBER EVENTS

As an SJPT member, you’ve helped protect many of these islands’ most beloved places. Now come out, explore, and celebrate some of these treasures with us. Our schedule of 2018 events and outings is now open for online registration.

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The San Juan Preservation Trust is a private, nonprofit, nationally accredited land trust dedicated to helping people and communities conserve land in the San Juan Islands of Washington State since its founding in 1979. Recognized as one of the most prolific land conservation organizations in the country, the Preservation Trust has permanently protected more than 300 properties, 45 miles of shoreline, 27 miles of trails and more than 17,000 acres on 20 islands, including land now managed as public parks, nature preserves, wildlife habitat, and working farms and forests.