News from NCLC

9th Street Wetland to help mitigate flooding in Warrenton

Posted on October 26, 2020

North Coast Land Conservancy’s conservation of 42 acres of Sitka spruce wetland on either side of 9th Street in Warrenton will help prevent flooding and double the length of an existing wildlife corridor in the area. The 9th Street Wetland,

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The volunteers who pluck parrot’s feather

Posted on September 30, 2020

  Parrot’s feather is an invasive weed that doesn’t belong in Clatsop County, but it’s not uncommon here. You can find it in several of our dune swale lake properties on the Warrenton peninsula, but it has particularly proliferated in

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Now you see it … purple loosestrife

Posted on August 30, 2020

Every August NCLC stewardship staff and volunteers spend one day a week—or more—pulling  a weed called purple loosestrife out of the mud at Wolf Bay Habitat Reserve, one of our conserved properties on the lower Columbia River. August is also

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Tillamook River wetlands restoration will improve salmon habitat

Posted on July 30, 2020

North Coast Land Conservancy’s purchase of 73 acres of wetlands south of Tillamook today (July 30, 2020) is the first step in a proposed restoration of the tidal floodplain along the Tillamook River. Restoration of Tillamook River Wetlands, a collaboration

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COVID-19 upends summer 2020 stewardship

Posted on June 22, 2020

NCLC staff busting broom in late June, wearing masks and staying at leat 10 feet apart The 2020 field season at NCLC was going to be huge. We had more volunteer stewardship days scheduled than ever before. We had youth

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