Whatcom Land Trust at a Glance

The Mission of the Whatcom Land Trust is to preserve and protect wildlife habitat, scenic, agricultural and open space lands in Whatcom County for future generations by securing interests in land and promoting land stewardship.

Total Land Protected (through the end of 2021)

 Acres Protected = 25,892

 Total Conservation Easements = 104 properties totaling 9,692 acres

 Total Land Trust Owned = 100 properties totaling 5,007 acres


 97+ miles of protected marine, river and lake shorelines

 11,536 acres in the Lake Whatcom watershed

 13,997 acres of working agricultural lands

 13,837 acres of parklands

Volunteer Results (2019 totals)

 Recorded Volunteer Hours = 5,551.75

 Total Number of Volunteer Land Stewards = 120

 Total Number of Volunteers = 770

 Native Trees and Shrubs Planted in 2019 = 10,431

 Invasive Species Removed in 2019 = 4,131 square feet

Source: Whatcom Land Trust 

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