2014: Huge Progress for Nature and People 2014 was a year of unprecedented progress for The Nature Conservancy in Washington.  Thanks to your strong support we were able to do more for people and nature than ever before.   Here are some of the highlights as reported in the news media: Top Stories of the Year Lists Number 8 on Top Story of the Year. Ellensburg Daily Record Number 8 on Top 10 reasons to be encouraged by environmental progress in 2014. The Huffington Post One of the Top Outdoor Stories of the Year. The Spokesman Review Protecting, connecting and restoring forests 48,000 acres of prized forestland acquired for people and nature. Seattle Times 2500 acres on Clearwater to be acquired, restored for Salmon. Seattle PI Report offers forest restoration needs. The Spokesman Review Manastash acquisition protects wildlife. Yakima Herald Queets land to be protected. KONP Forests play critical role in drought resiliency. Crosscut  Protecting communities from catastrophic fire Managing forests for resilience. Yakima Herald Wildfires, climate change,restoration. Seattle Times The science of controlled burns. Yakima Herald  Protecting nature and communities from flooding Communities work with nature to reduce flood risks. The Columbian and more than 30 other outlets  Orting levee successful. KOMO-TV Raising voices and money for nature Illabot Creek designated wild and scenic. Skagit Valley Herald Record breaking donation connects local and global work. Seattle Times Farm bill to help conservation.  NorthWest Public Radio, including KUOW Bill Robinson, nature’s voice in Olympia. The Olympian Innovative science Quinault Indian Nation neutralizing derelict crab pots.  The Daily World Salmon recovery in Fisher Slough.  Skagit Herald Science at work in Moses Coulee. Seattle Times Bat survey. KUOW Using quadcopters for conservation. KIMA-TV, KUOW

2014: Huge Progress for Nature and People

2014 was a year of unprecedented progress for The Nature Conservancy in Washington.  Thanks to your strong support we were able to do more for people and nature than ever before.   Here are some of the highlights as reported in the news media:

Top Stories of the Year Lists

Protecting, connecting and restoring forests

  • 48,000 acres of prized forestland acquired for people and nature. Seattle Times
  • 2500 acres on Clearwater to be acquired, restored for Salmon. Seattle PI
  • Report offers forest restoration needs. The Spokesman Review
  • Manastash acquisition protects wildlife. Yakima Herald
  • Queets land to be protected. KONP
  • Forests play critical role in drought resiliency. Crosscut

 Protecting communities from catastrophic fire

 Protecting nature and communities from flooding

Raising voices and money for nature

Innovative science