Category Archives: Stories

Hidden Treasures in Trash

After three hours of chainsaws running, removal of debris and raking, there is a clear trail running along the estuary at our Lincoln County preserve.  Thanks to our great partners, in particular Christine Klapp and Derek Wilson, Oregon Department of Fish and Wildlife, Lincoln County staff, Mid-Coast Watershed Council for organizing both materials and people. 

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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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