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Kelsey is COLT's Communications Manager.

Aerial of Wolfe Farm

Press release—Legislature approves $5 million to save Oregon farms

By Kelsey Kuhnhausen / March 4, 2022
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A coalition of farmers, ranchers and conservation advocates praised the Oregon Legislature today for approving $5 million for the Oregon Agricultural Heritage Program (OAHP) – the first appropriation to the program since it was signed into law in 2017. 

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Aerial view of a bend in the John Day River

We’re Hiring: Conservation Program Manager + Operations Manager

By Kelsey Kuhnhausen / February 11, 2022
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COLT is growing! We’re hiring two new positions to support our mission to serve and strengthen the land trust community in Oregon: a Conservation Program Manager and an Operations Manager.

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Central Oregon. Photo Credit: Lonnie Gorsline, Shutterstock

Our priorities for the 2022 legislative session

By Kelsey Kuhnhausen / February 1, 2022
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This year, we’re advocating for programs and policies that protect working farms and ranches and deepen Oregon’s investment in natural climate solutions.

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The Oregon I Am Film

Watch Now: The Oregon I Am Film

By Kelsey Kuhnhausen / December 21, 2021
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COLT’s new film is an 8 minute mosaic of more than 50 stories of connection, appreciation, and adventure from across the state.

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Eastern Oregon. Photo Credit: Bonnie Moreland, Flickr

Art on the Land: Art raffle benefiting the Chúush Fund

By Kelsey Kuhnhausen / December 3, 2021
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Win a one-of-a-kind work of art created by local Oregon artists and inspired by land currently conserved by land trusts in Oregon. 100% of the proceeds go to the Chúush Fund.

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Williamson River, Klamath Marsh National Wildlife Refuge

Join us for the Distinguished Speaker Series this November and December

By Torey Mill / November 16, 2021
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The Oregon Conservation Partnership is proud to announce the 2021 Distinguished Speaker Series featuring thought leaders focusing on Diversity, Equity and Inclusion (DEI) in the conservation and restoration workforce , as well as stakeholder engagement.

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