40th Anniversary Annual Meeting

2019-04-01T11:55:33-08:00April 1st, 2019|

Featured speaker Andrew Bowman, Land Trust Alliance President Help us celebrate the Preservation Trust’s 40th anniversary! We'll review highlights [...]

See All Our 2019 Events

2019-03-31T12:32:42-08:00March 31st, 2019|

SJPT members at Iceberg Point, Lopez Island Special 2019 Events & Outings Issue Note from Angela: An Event-Filled Year [...]

See Our Feb. 2019 E-News

2019-03-06T08:52:12-08:00March 6th, 2019|

Snowy View from Orcas Island | Adam Griesemer In this month’s issue: Note from Angela: Expanding Our Capacity Take [...]

Take a Forest Bath

2019-02-27T19:04:01-08:00February 27th, 2019|

Have you heard of “forest bathing?” This somewhat odd-sounding phrase is translated from shinrin-yoku, a Japanese term that refers to the [...]

February 2019 Note from Angela

2019-02-27T09:55:58-08:00February 27th, 2019|

The SJPT team of trustees and staff (shown last September) | Staff archive We're Hiring In other words, we're expanding our [...]

2019 Swan Count

2019-02-27T14:48:34-08:00February 26th, 2019|

Trumpeter Swans in Flight | Kurt Thorson Each year in late January, SJPT Stewardship Manager Kathleen Foley coordinates a count of [...]

2019 LTA Webinar Links

2019-11-06T13:13:18-08:00February 15th, 2019|

SJPT's "All-Access Pass" to 2019 Land Trust Alliance webinars allows board and staff members unlimited, anytime access to recorded [...]

See Our January E-News

2019-01-24T11:56:30-08:00January 24th, 2019|

Trumpeter swans on San Juan Island | Joe Belcovson In this month’s issue: Note from Angela: A Recipe for [...]

You Set a New Record!

2019-01-21T14:09:55-08:00January 21st, 2019|

Ellis Family Preserve | Shaun Hubbard Wow! We are gobsmacked, humbled, and truly grateful. A few months back, we [...]

January 2019 Note from Angela

2019-01-21T12:54:09-08:00January 17th, 2019|

A Recipe for the Year Ahead Many of those who read this may know of Judy Anderson, an independent (and indispensable) [...]

See Our Nov.-Dec. 2018 E-News

2018-12-03T16:36:25-08:00December 3rd, 2018|

In this issue: Community Conservation on Orcas Island, Night photos from Red Mill Farm, Fall Photos from Vendovi Island, and more ...

Giving Tax Facts

2018-11-29T16:30:44-08:00November 29th, 2018|

Garry Oak acorns on Red Mill Farm The San Juan Preservation Trust cannot give you tax advice, but we can provide [...]

Night at Red Mill Farm

2018-11-29T12:51:26-08:00October 31st, 2018|

SJPT Land Steward Rob Roy McGregor took these photos on a recent night at Red Mill Farm Preserve on San Juan [...]

See Our October 2018 E-Newsletter!

2018-10-03T19:28:42-08:00October 3rd, 2018|

In this month’s issue: Note from Angela: Planning our Future, Fred Whitridge (1922 - 2018), Welcome, Bailey!, Introducing the Land Trust Alliance and More!

Fred Whitridge (1922–2018)

2018-10-03T19:31:32-08:00October 1st, 2018|

Fred Whitridge with weed wrench and trophy pile of eradicated scotch broom Fred Whitridge, a philanthropic fixture on Orcas [...]

One Alliance, Many Communities

2018-10-05T08:14:45-08:00September 26th, 2018|

The Land Trust Alliance works with the land trust community in countless ways, demonstrating how we are all stronger together. [...]

Welcome, Bailey!

2018-09-27T07:30:38-08:00September 26th, 2018|

We're happy to announce that Bailey J. Quishenberry joined the Preservation Trust staff on September 17 as our new Development/Admin Specialist. [...]

Note from Angela October 2018

2018-10-02T09:03:25-08:00September 26th, 2018|

Our retreat venue: Westcott Bay Shellfish Farm When you read this, I—along with the rest of the Preservation Trust [...]