Wetlands clean and recharge our water supply, provide critical fish and wildlife habitat,
and protect our communities from floods. They are some of the most biologically rich and productive lands in Oregon. Learn how The Wetlands Conservancy is conserving these important places.


Promoting community and private partnerships to permanently protect and conserve Oregon’s greatest wetlands.


Building strategies to support conservation while nurturing community stewardship, restoration and acquisition of land.


Inspiring people to explore how wetlands play a vital role in their everyday lives.

Current Stories

Year one results of Egg Mass surveys in Portland Metro Area and Coos Bay

Our amphibian citizen science program shows that amphibians love our preserves, both in our Portland Metro Area, and at Matson Creek in Coos Bay.  1,041 native amphibian egg masses have been found so far…and we’re still counting! Portland Metro Area: After classroom and field training, 15 citizen volunteers worked with TWC land steward Megan Garvey,

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Thank you spring 2015 volunteers!

Our 2015 spring planting season included 130 volunteers, six wetlands, 3,850 trees and shrubs planted, and a lifelong foundation for learning and stewardship.  Thank you to all of our 2015 volunteers!!!!!           It’s 10am on a Saturday morning, the clouds have broken over small wet woodland, and a red-winged blackbird calls from

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