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Winter 2020 Dispatch e-Version

2020-12-30T17:29:38-08:00December 30th, 2020|

In our 2020 Year In Review (online version):Letter from AngelaCONSERVE HighlightsCARE HighlightsCONNECT HighlightsList of Donors Bequests, Gifts in Memory and in [...]

Three Warm Welcomes

2020-11-25T10:07:57-08:00November 24th, 2020|

Sadly, two long-serving members of the Preservation Trust staff retired this year—Conservation Director Debby Clausen stepped down at the end of [...]

Thankful for You!

2020-11-25T16:34:01-08:00November 23rd, 2020|

Semi-Wild Turkeys* Near the Orcas Ferry Landing, Nov. 21, 2020 | Staff photo Q: Why did the turkeys cross the road? [...]

Saving Land to Support Salmon

2020-10-14T15:08:22-07:00October 14th, 2020|

Local Conservation Organizations and Private Landowners Take Action to Support Recovery of Salmon and Southern Resident Orcas An innovative partnership [...]

See Our September 2020 e-News

2020-11-25T12:53:25-08:00September 28th, 2020|

Mud Bay, Lopez: One of the islands' most productive shoreline habitats | Staff Archive In this month’s issue: Zylstra [...]

See “Through Her Eyes”

2020-11-09T13:39:37-08:00September 12th, 2020|

Watch "Through Her Eyes: The Science and Beauty of Intertidal Life in the Salish Sea" featuring Dr. Drew Harvell as tour guide, Sierra O'Connell as host, and Michael Noonan as filmmaker.

Preserving the Balance

2020-09-13T12:06:05-07:00September 7th, 2020|

Georgia Drost (SJPT Intern), Ian Woofenden (SJPT volunteer), Rob Roy McGregor (SJPT Land Steward), Patty Rose (SJPT volunteer), Emma Jacobs (SJPT [...]

See Our August 2020 e-News

2020-08-30T10:52:17-07:00August 30th, 2020|

Filming "Through Her Eyes" at False Bay, San Juan Island | Staff ArchiveIn this month’s issue:Premiere of the Year: Tour [...]

If You Build It …

2020-08-28T10:43:01-07:00August 28th, 2020|

In May we mounted Purple Martin nest boxes built by volunteer Joshua Johns on the dock house at the Marilyn and [...]

From Eyesore to Oasis

2020-08-25T17:25:11-07:00August 25th, 2020|

Our 2020 summer interns transformed a rotting stump into a pollinator garden Summer interns Georgia Drost and Emma Jacobs made the [...]

See Our July 2020 e-News

2020-08-26T15:21:19-07:00July 26th, 2020|

Kimball Preserve, Decatur Island | Staff Archive In this month’s issue: Note from Angela: Speaking Out Against Racism and Injustice [...]

In Case You Missed It

2020-06-29T10:53:00-07:00June 29th, 2020|

 Watch the Recording of Our 2020 Annual Meeting  We held our 2020 Annual Meeting on Thursday, June 25. It was the [...]

See Our May 2020 e-News

2020-05-29T07:43:56-07:00May 29th, 2020|

View from Turtlehead Preserve, Orcas Island | Kurt Thorson In this month’s issue: Note from Angela: Our Need for [...]

Ode to a Butterfly: A Poem

2020-05-28T20:29:14-07:00May 28th, 2020|

[Editor's note: A regional writer, whose pen name is Elle Cee Wallace, sent this poem to Stewardship Manager Kathleen Foley Lewis [...]

Congratulations to Our Scholarship Winners!

2020-08-26T10:49:31-07:00May 25th, 2020|

Congratulations to Rachel Snow (Friday Harbor High School) and Arla Sutton (Orcas Island High School)! A committee of Preservation Trust board members selected Rachel and Arla from a truly impressive group of applicants from across San Juan County.

Vendovi Island Re-Opening

2020-05-07T18:30:23-07:00May 7th, 2020|

We are pleased to announce the re-opening of Vendovi Island Preserve as of May 8, 2020, subject to Washington State guidelines and restrictions.

How Are You Doing?

2020-05-20T14:00:29-07:00April 21st, 2020|

We (the staff and board of the San Juan Preservation Trust) are, collectively, doing okay, and each one of us hopes [...]

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