Features

May Photo by Alan Fritzberg With our unending leaden skies and rain, the leafing of the osoberry is a nice sign of spring. The osoberry is one of the first shrubs to sprout new leaves in our lowland forests. For more information about about Whatcom Land Trust, stop by or call our office at 360 […]

Salmon Spawn at Maple Creek Reach

9-10-13 Last summer, WLT purchased some land in Maple Falls from Mark Hanson, filling what had been a conspicuous gap in a string of holdings, and creating a contiguous preserve that now spans the length of the Maple Creek Reach on the North Fork of the Nooksack. Last fall, one of WLT’s most ambitious habitat […]

Stimpson Family Nature Reserve

350¬†Acres,¬†4+ miles of trail, mature forest, beaver pond, forest wetlands, Lake Whatcom watershed Location: Lake Louise Road On October 11, 2003 three generations of Stimpsons gathered to help dedicate the Stimpson Family Nature Reserve, a timeless public treasure made possible by the Stimpson family. In the fall of 2000, seven Stimpson siblings donated 116 beautiful […]