Category Archives: Stories

Beaver T-Shirts For Sale!

We are excited to be selling Beaver T-shirts again this winter.  The cost of the t-shirt includes shipping, if you order before December 21st. Beaver shirts are in partnership with long-time supporters Pedal Bike Tours. Pedal’s downtown Portland shop is more than just a hub for visitors going on city and Columbia Gorge bike tours,

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Listening to our Community

It is not often that you get to gather a group of people with no connection to each other, for a conversation, and listen to them talk.  Over the past 6 weeks, The Coalition of Oregon Land Trusts (COLT) and its member land trusts have done just that.  It was an opportunity to listen and

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We Found Them All, Now What?

If you’ve never buckled into a pair of waders and tried to walk through a mosaic of deep channels and 10 foot tall cattails, it may be hard to imagine what it’s like to find a beaver dam. It’s often not easy to see past your nose while pushing back brush. This year 23 volunteers

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Wetlands & Wellies Thank You!

Over 200 people gathered for Wetlands & Wellies 2018. Sun, changing leaf color and above average temperatures provided the perfect backdrop for 7 Wetlands & Wellies wetland tours ranging from Sauvie Island floodplain, Crystal Creek at Westmoreland Park and the Orange Line of Trimet. After a quick wardrobe change from wellies to party clothes over 200

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