Conserving Farms, Fish and Forests
The North Olympic Peninsula enjoys some of the nation’s richest habitat, natural resources and breathtaking scenery. North Olympic Land Trust has conserved over 3,300 acres of land that sustains the communities of Clallam County. We help local citizens protect the lands that define this place and ensure that they are permanently conserved for future generations. Learn more ›
Experience & Explore
Visit a conserved property today! From hiking and fishing to incredible birding, the Land Trust’s public conservation areas provide an array of outdoor experiences.
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News & Events
Looking for ways that you can get involved with North Olympic Land Trust? Here’s where you can stay up to date with the latest news and events. You can also sign up for our e-newsletter and check out volunteer opportunities.
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Videos & Visuals
Often times a picture really is worth a thousand words when it comes understanding to the sheer beauty of the North Olympic Peninsula.
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Love Where You Live
In partnership with the Port Angeles Fine Arts Center, and thanks to the support the Land Trust Alliance, North Olympic Land Trust is seeking a local artist to create the exterior signage of the Land Trust’s office located at 602 E. Front St., Port Angeles.
This artist call is part of the organization’s “Love Where You Live” campaign, which is an ongoing, place-based campaign centered on celebrating and promoting responsible land use and stewardship on the North Olympic Peninsula.
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Conserving Our Farmland Together
Farmland is an important, yet vulnerable landscape in Clallam County. Conserving and stewarding farmland across the North Olympic Peninsula is a major focus of North Olympic Land Trust. Throughout the summer of 2017, John Gussman of Doubleclick Productions created this beautiful film to reflect the importance of farmland conservation and how each of us as an individual can help to preserve the remaining farmland.
Visit the Lyre
The 280-acre Lyre Conservation Area is just 20 miles west of Port Angeles and features the estuary at the mouth of the Lyre River, streams, tidelands, kelp beds, and a 1/2 mile of shoreline along the Strait of Juan de Fuca. It also includes a large diverse upland forest, and excellent habitat for salmon and a variety of migratory and resident birds and wildlife.
The Lyre Conservation Area is is an ideal sport for bird and wildlife viewing, surfing, picnicking, and beach walking.
Conserve with Wine
Help conserve local lands for farms, fish and forests by shopping locally at Wind Rose Cellars. Thanks to an ongoing partnership, a portion of proceeds from the winery’s 2014 Field Blend benefit conservation efforts across the North Olympic Peninsula.
Land conservation in Clallam County is made possible by hundreds of dedicated individuals, foundations and businesses pooling their resources to leave a lasting legacy and support private land stewardship. Our success also is enhanced by proactive coordination between governmental and private land management groups. Learn more ›
Business and Foundation Partners include: