News from NCLC

NCLC helps a young forest on Tillamook Head age gracefully

Posted on November 15, 2019

At daybreak on Nov. 6, fifteen men armed with chainsaws climbed into pickup trucks and drove up a gravel road onto Boneyard Ridge on Tillamook Head. By day’s end, they would cut a lot of trees. But the project they more

Raise a Pint to NCLC

Posted on October 9, 2019

Thursday, Oct. 24 5 to 8 p.m. Reach Break Brewing 1343 Duane St., Astoria Join the NCLC staff at Reach Break Brewing in Astoria the evening of Oct. 24 for some good cheer and support of coastal conservation. Reach Break more

Remembering CoastWalk Oregon 2019

Posted on September 18, 2019

A wild idea for marking NCLC’s 30th anniversary in 2016 has become a treasured annual event for many hikers and a source of funding for coastal conservation. The fourth year of CoastWalk Oregon 2019 wrapped up Sunday, Sept. 15, with more

Three new summer interns (plus one)

Posted on July 4, 2019

  NCLC has three stewardship interns working full-time on the land this summer, plus one part-time volunteer. Their main duty is to pull weeds—specifically purple loosestrife and policeman’s helmet—but they’re also helping with property monitoring and social media posting. Join more

A knotweed success story on the Necanicum

Posted on July 3, 2019

Japanese knotweed is one of the toughest invasive plants to eradicate. But with persistence, creativity, and a lot of hard work, NCLC has managed to knock knotweed back—for now—at a property where it had gained a substantial foothold: Necanicum Forest, more