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

What is Giving Tuesday?

You’ve probably heard of Black Friday. You may even know about Cyber Monday. But have you heard of Giving Tuesday? Giving Tuesday is a global day dedicated to giving back to the causes that we most care about. This year giving Tuesday is December 1, 2015. The Wetlands Conservancy is the only land trust in

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Restoration of Matson Creek

        November 2015 As the rains have reluctantly reached the Oregon coast planting of trees and shrubs along the newly re-meandered Matson Creek main-stem and north fork mark the culmination of fisheries and wetland restoration activities at the Wetland Conservancy’s Coos County property that began in 2004.  This third and final phase

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