We are excited to announce Jim Desmond as our new state director. Jim comes from Metro, the regional government serving Portland and 24 suburbs, and has more than 20 years experience in conservation.
Nearly all marine species rely on freshwater estuaries as they grow from juveniles to adults. Protecting estuaries is critical to their survival, and the Conservancy is shaping the foundation of estuarine conservation.
Our Zumwalt Preserve will once again serve as the backdrop for many writers during this July's "Outpost" writing workshop. Interested in joining? Registration opens this month!
Find out what our supporters love most about Oregon and what makes it their #PacificWonderland.
From black bears to bobcats, Zumwalt Prairie is home to quite the diversity of life. And, for the first time in decades, wolves have returned to the preserve. Click above to watch a slideshow of trail cam photos.
Volunteer Philip Bayles' childhood hobby is today's innovative restoration tool. See planes in action and wildlife he's helping protect.
See photos and hear from a Conservancy scientist why the recent expansion of Yamhill Oaks Preserve west of McMinnville is important.