San Juan County Land Bank Meeting March 19

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From San Juan Land Bank

Over the last two weeks, the local civilian conservation corps has helped stewardship staff plant close to 5,000 bare-root plants and forbs on Orcas and San Juan Island Preserves. The picture above was taken at False Bay Creek Preserve on a bluebird day.

The San Juan County Land Bank Commission will hold its monthly meeting from 8:30-11:30 a.m., March 19 via Zoom. This meeting will include a public hearing on the proposed amendment to the 2021 expenditure and acquisition plan which includes the Coffelt Farm Preserve Stewardship and Management Plan.

The public is invited to attend. Click here to download the agenda, which includes the Zoom link and meeting materials.

To learn more about your Conservation Land Bank, visit sjclandbank.org. If you’re interested in volunteering or joining our mailing list, contact tanja@sjclandbank.org. We look forward to engaging with you!

The San Juan County Land Bank is a local land conservation program, created by voters in 1990, and funded by a 1% real estate excise tax paid by purchasers of property in San Juan County. Through conservation easements or outright purchases, the Land Bank protects special places in the Islands including coastlines, farmland, forests and wetlands.

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