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We're Renewing Our Accreditation

The Land Trust Alliance land trust accreditation program recognizes land conservation organizations that meet national quality standards for protecting important natural places and working lands forever. The Wetlands Conservancy is pleased to announce it is applying for renewal of accreditation. A public comment period is now open.

The Land Trust Accreditation Commission, an independent program of the Land Trust Alliance, conducts an extensive review of each applicant’s policies and programs. The Wetlands Conservancy values the accountability and organizational standards of this accreditation that in return, helps us build trust and create stronger financial asks to funders and donors.

The Commission invites public input and accepts signed, written comments on pending applications. Comments must relate to how The Wetlands Conservancy complies with national quality standards. These standards address the ethical and technical operation of a land trust. For the full list of standards see http://www.landtrustaccreditation.org/help-and-resources/indicator-practices.

To learn more about the accreditation program and to submit a comment, visit www.landtrustaccreditation.org, or email your comment to info@landtrustaccreditation.org. Comments may also be faxed or mailed to the Land Trust Accreditation Commission, Attn: Public Comments: (fax) 518-587-3183; (mail) 36 Phila Street, Suite 2, Saratoga Springs, NY 12866. 

Comments on The Wetland Conservancy’s application will be most useful by June 19th

Past Events

The headwaters of Newell Creek are located at the Environmental Learning Center on Clackamas Community College Oregon City campus. Newell Creek
              May 17, 7 pm. Nyberg Rivers New Seasons Join us in the community
TUALATIN, Ore. (Apr. 29, 2016) – The new Sharky’s Woodfired Mexican Grill® in Tualatin, Ore., will hold a fundraiser for
Greg Lewellan, The Wetlands Conservancy May 12, 2016 – 7:00 pm Tualatin Heritage Center 8700 SW Sweek Dr, Tualatin, OR
May 25th, 2016 7-9 pm at Oregon Public House Village Ballroom Come join us for a beer and celebrate wetlands
Celebrate National Wetlands Month!  There are talks, walks, birding and volunteering events happening all month long! Bring your friends and
photo contest
 For the Whole Month of May Share your love, share your photos!     Share your photos with us on
What: Mud Slough wetland tour. Terrain is flat and may be muddy When: June 1st, 2016 9:00 am- 4:00 pm Transportation:
      Celebrate Bikes & Wetlands! Raise money for TWC! Tour Portland's largest urban wetland! Eat a delicious picnic
How often can you see and experience an estuary or place through the eyes of four individuals who have devoted