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A Swan’s Sounding Sojourn

2019-11-16T11:28:18-08:00November 15th, 2019|

If you sleep with your windows open, you may have noticed the morning songs of passerines (songbirds) quieting down and maybe [...]

See Our October 2019 E-News

2019-10-21T14:03:16-08:00October 21st, 2019|

Volunteer Planting Native Wildflowers on Henry Island | Staff Archive In this month’s issue: Accolade for Angela A Sunny [...]

Accolade for Angela

2019-10-21T14:26:18-08:00October 17th, 2019|

On October 11, Andrew Bowman, president and CEO of the Land Trust Alliance, invited SJPT Executive Director Angela Anderson to join [...]

Leave it to Beaverton

2019-10-17T17:44:43-08:00October 17th, 2019|

Campaign launch at county fair “Beaverton” is the name of a scenic valley, a busy road, and the largest [...]

You Are the Best Part of Us

2019-10-21T11:37:39-08:00October 17th, 2019|

Preservation Trust members and staff on Blakely Island | Staff Photo The San Juan Preservation Trust is only as effective as [...]

Keep on the Sunny Side

2019-10-21T11:36:06-08:00October 17th, 2019|

"Sunny Point" on Stuart Island is protected forever by a conservation easement donated to SJPT by Molly Ciliberti in memory of her late husband, Jack.

Help for Hemlocks?

2019-10-23T10:21:54-08:00October 15th, 2019|

For more than 30 years, a tiny sap-sucking insect has been killing untold millions of hemlock trees in the eastern United [...]

Welcome, Sierra!

2019-10-03T13:08:42-08:00October 2nd, 2019|

We're very happy to welcome Sierra O'Connell to the Preservation Trust staff as our Volunteer & Outreach Coordinator. Sierra joined us [...]

See Our August E-News

2019-08-23T16:18:18-08:00August 23rd, 2019|

Sailor's Delight – Evening ferry scene off Lopez Island | Steve Jung In this month’s issue: Note from Kathleen: [...]

Stewardship in the San Juan Isands

2019-08-21T22:33:30-08:00August 21st, 2019|

Opening image from a video created by the San Juan Islands Visitors Bureau (visitsanjuans.com) The San Juan Islands Visitors Bureau, aka [...]

A Bluebird Season to Celebrate

2019-08-16T15:05:04-08:00August 16th, 2019|

An adult male western bluebird on San Juan Island | Photo: Kathy Finholm SJPT Stewardship Manager Kathleen Foley reports: As the [...]

We’re Hiring

2019-07-31T09:40:22-08:00July 31st, 2019|

We are looking for a part-time Database Specialist to work in our Friday Harbor office. More particulars: Time commitment: 20 hours [...]

See Our July 2019 E-News

2019-08-16T08:29:53-08:00July 15th, 2019|

View from Turtleback in June | Staff archive In this month’s issue: Notes from Heather: In the field with [...]

Good Butterfly News!

2019-07-10T13:56:42-08:00July 10th, 2019|

Adventurous flyer "Amelia" at Frazer Preserve | Photo: Susan Vernon For the last several years, the only place in the world where [...]

Preserving a Peaceful Hilltop

2019-07-10T12:48:27-08:00July 10th, 2019|

Kip and Stanley Greenthal at their home on Pavey Hill Rain showers played tag with sunshine one morning in early June, [...]

Field Notes from Heather

2019-07-10T13:58:58-08:00July 9th, 2019|

Heather Rolph, this year’s Fred E. Ellis Summer Intern, submitted the following as she wound up [...]

We Love Dogs, But …

2019-05-21T14:43:08-08:00May 21st, 2019|

Well-behaved human and dogs on Turtleback Mountain We're all creatures of habit, and some of us are in the habit of [...]

40th Annual Meeting Highlights

2019-05-21T12:51:53-08:00May 21st, 2019|

Present and Past Executive Directors: Angela Anderson, Bob Myhr, and Wendy Mickle A sellout crowd of 120 members, guests, trustees, and [...]

Founder Emeritus: Tom Bayley

2019-05-16T18:09:37-08:00May 16th, 2019|

Tom Bayley has been a steady friend and staunch advocate of the San Juan Preservation Trust from the very beginning. He [...]