May 23, 2016 – weekly land trust news


A new project from the Center for American Progress and the Conservation Science Partners called “The Disappearing West” looks at the loss of natural areas in the west. Click the map to learn more, including a county by county look here in Oregon. (Also, here’s a related and recent study from ODF and USFS: Land Use Change on Non-Federal Land in Oregon, 1974-2014)

COLT’s weekly land trust news

May 23rd, 2016

Happy Monday folks,

The Land Trust Alliance is now seeking any comments or feedback on their draft revisions to the Standards and Practices. You can click that link to learn more. The comment period will close on September 15th.

Otherwise, enjoy this week’s news.

All the very best,


Upcoming grants, deadlines, and events   

Oregon Land Trust News

Wild Rhododendrons along recreational hiking trails in Wild Rivers Land Trust new Purple Mountain tract. Photo Credit: Wild Rivers Land Trust

Conservation job opportunities

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Upcoming webinars and conferences

Misc conservation news and information

Likin’ them lichen! From Columbia Land Trust’s recent Looking for Lichen Tour.