The Mission of the Whatcom Land Trust is to preserve and protect wildlife habitat, scenic, agricultural and open space lands in Whatcom County for … [Continue Reading]


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Help conserve the lands that make Whatcom County a unique and beautiful place to call home. Whatcom Land Trust is a privately funded 501(c)3 … [Continue Reading]

Twin Sisters and Whatcom County Farmland


Q: What is Whatcom Land Trust? A: Whatcom Land Trust is a nonprofit organization. We work with local landowners to help protect the natural values … [Continue Reading]



Whatcom Land Trust is dependent on community support to carry out our mission. Many of our volunteer opportunities involve restoration work and … [Continue Reading]


About Us

Whatcom County enjoys a wondrous, bountiful and varied landscape, matched by few in America. Rich soils, deep forests and abundant water underlie the … [Continue Reading]

Mt. Baker and farmland

Mark your calendar! SATURDAY JUNE 4th.  Come early!


All-star Naturalist Team:

Bob Lemon, Cherry Point Aquatic Reserve Citizen Stewardship Committee (Native plants, intertidal life, seaweeeds)

Lyle Anderson, Cherry Point Aquatic Reserve Citizen Stewardship Committee (Native plants, birds)

Casey Cook, Marine Life Center

Doug Stark, Marine Resources Committee

Michael Kyte, DNR

Marie Hitchman, seaweed expert

Victoria Souze, Whatcom Marine Mammal Stranding Network

Dave Tucker, Geologist


Dave Tucker will give geology tours at 10:00a and 11:30a

Doug Stark and Casey Cook will lead tidepool tours for kids at 10:30a and 11:00a






Save the Date!

LandFest 2016

Saturday, September 10th.    Stand by for details…

  Whatcom Land Trust conserves the special places of Whatcom County: park lands, fish & wildlife habitat, and farm lands.  

Quick Links

E-newsletter: Want to stay up to date on our latest conservation projects and events? Sign up for our monthly e-newsletter.

Events page: Information about upcoming events, from family-friendly outings at county parks to our seasonal art walks.

Stewardship page: Sign up for a work party! Help us enhance and restore fish and wildlife habitat throughout Whatcom County.

Volunteer page: There are lots of ways to get involved, from wildlife surveys to event support and administrative tasks around the office.