Susan McBain and Steve Jung

2018-09-17T19:52:29+00:00May 25th, 2018|

Susan and Steve trekking in Chile, 2016   Names: Steve Jung and Susan McBain Gann Society members since: 2011 (Charter Members) [...]

May 2018 Note from Angela

2018-09-17T15:36:42+00:00May 25th, 2018|

Growing Community Conservation, Part I (This article is adapted from Angela’s presentation at SJPT’s Annual Meeting on May 5. Part one [...]

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2018-09-17T14:36:33+00:00May 25th, 2018|

American Camp Prairie, San Juan Island | Credit: Jeff Brennan In this month’s issue: Note from Angela: Growing Community [...]

Vendovi Wildflower Gallery

2018-08-30T08:48:56+00:00May 23rd, 2018|

These photos of camas, spring gold, chocolate and fawn lilies were taken during a Tiptop League* outing to Vendovi Island on [...]

Just Add Butterflies

2018-09-26T05:25:22+00:00May 11th, 2018|

"Just add butterflies." That's what SJPT Stewardship Manager Kathleen Foley said when she saw this gorgeous bloom of Brassica and Blush [...]

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2018-09-18T05:54:47+00:00March 29th, 2018|

Camas blooming on Vendovi Island | Tom Dempsey In this month’s issue: Note from Angela: Buoyed by Our Shared [...]

Honoring Tim Seifert

2018-09-18T11:17:58+00:00March 22nd, 2018|

To recognize and celebrate all that Tim Seifert accomplished during his 15+ years as SJPT’s Executive Director, the board and staff have created [...]

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2018-09-18T11:22:47+00:00February 28th, 2018|

In this month’s issue: Field Note by Susan Vernon: Black Sea Pies Welcome to our New Executive Director 2018 Events & [...]

Amanda Azous’s Story

2018-09-18T12:51:09+00:00February 28th, 2018|

My parents came to the US as refugees after World War II and raised me in Seattle on Capitol Hill. Nature was [...]

2018 Events & Outings

2018-09-18T12:44:59+00:00February 28th, 2018|

April 7 Vendovi Wildflower Walk Read More   Register SOLD OUT—Wait list only May 5 2018 Annual Meeting Read [...]

The Swan Count Results Are In!

2018-09-21T17:22:54+00:00January 23rd, 2018|

Trumpeter swans on Zylstra Lake | Kurt Thorson SJPT Stewardship Manager Kathleen Foley, who coordinates the annual swan count [...]

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2018-09-18T13:17:32+00:00January 21st, 2018|

In this month’s issue: Note from Tim: A Peerless Family Legacy (Ellis Family Preserve) Ellis Family Donates Record-Breaking Shaw Island Preserve [...]

The Henrys: Connected!

2018-09-18T17:50:57+00:00January 21st, 2018|

We are thrilled that, in these first days of 2018, we can declare the successful completion of our $1.95 million Campaign [...]

Zylstra Lake is a Done Deal!

2018-09-18T14:40:11+00:00December 21st, 2017|

On December 20, almost two years to the day since the San Juan County Land Bank and the Preservation Trust signed an [...]

End of Season 2017 Update

2018-09-26T05:27:58+00:00December 11th, 2017|

It’s been a good year for the San Juan Islands Western Bluebird Reintroduction Project! Here some stats and noteworthy events [...]

Saving Kelly’s Point

2019-01-21T12:06:55+00:00November 22nd, 2017|

Our conservation partners at Skagit Land Trust have launched a campaign to acquire and permanently protect Kelly’s Point and Yellow Bluff [...]

License Plate Design Chosen

2018-09-18T18:33:56+00:00November 22nd, 2017|

The votes were tallied in September, and San Juan Island artist Nancy Spaulding’s painting “Evening Passage” won the design contest for [...]

In Search of Forest Fungi

2018-09-18T18:27:35+00:00November 22nd, 2017|

Last month’s “Forest Fungi Foray” outing to Waldron Island attracted an enthusiastic group of Preservation Trust members. All was in place for [...]

We Had a “Rally” Good Time

2018-09-18T18:22:46+00:00November 22nd, 2017|

The Preservation Trust sent five staff members to the Land Trust Alliance Rally, held last month in Denver. Rally is an annual [...]