March 14, 2016 – weekly land trust news


If you haven’t already, let COLT know if you are coming to our event on Wednesday. We’d love to see you!

Come on over to the Lucky Lab Beer Hall in NW Portland on March 16th from 5:30-7:30pm for a State of the Lands 2015 release celebration. We are very pleased that the Land Trust Alliance’s new president Andrew Bowman will be joining us that evening as well. See our full invite for more information!

COLT’s weekly land trust news

March 14th, 2016

Happy Funday everyone,

We are looking forward to seeing members, partners, and friends this coming Wednesday for our State of the Lands release party in Portland. Come meet Andrew Bowman, the new president of the Land Trust Alliance, who will be at the event as well.

If you haven’t already, please let me know if you can make it. First drink will be on COLT and LTA!

Enjoy this week’s news and more.

All the very best,


We still have some open spots for the first of three Oregon Conservation Law Forums this year: April 13th in Portland. Photo of the ever-beautiful Wallowa Lake by David Jensen.

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