News from NCLC

Pulling together, we stomped it out

Posted on April 14, 2020

We’ve never had such an ambitious assault on a single weed species. Beginning in 2017, North Coast Land Conservancy partnered with Necanicum Watershed Council to eradicate, as far as possible, the weed known as policeman’s helmet (Impatiens glandulifera) from the

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Enjoying nature in your own backyard

Posted on March 26, 2020

Spotted towhees can be seen year-round on the North Coast of Oregon. Photo by Neal Maine/PacificLight Images   In response to the COVID-19 crisis, North Coast Land Conservancy has temporarily closed access to all of its properties, including Circle Creek

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The Forest Remembers 2020

Posted on March 25, 2020

(Images, clockwise from upper left: Kit Ketcham reads from “A Litany of Remembrance” in her neighbors’ backyard; neighbors from one household listen at a safe distance; Development Director Lorraine Ortiz reads names in front of her house in the Nehalem

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Seven years later, it’s beavertopia

Posted on March 24, 2020

Back in 2013 North Coast Land Conservancy undertook a wetlands restoration project at its Thompson Creek and Stanley Marsh Habitat Reserve in Seaside. Developer Casey Corkrey worked with Doug Ray of Carex Consulting, who designed the project to encourage beavers

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We’re still at work—virtually

Posted on March 18, 2020

March 17, 2020 At NCLC we’re committed to helping “flatten the curve” of the coronavirus. So we have closed our office, and the staff is working remotely from home. The best way to reach us is through email, writing either

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