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Conservation Stewardship

Conservation Stewardship – Our Conservation Committee is focused on preserving and protecting habitats for birds and wildlife on the Olympic Peninsula. Please view the information below and click on a topic of interest to read more about it.

Dungeness Recreation Area

The Dungeness Recreation Area (DRA) is a Clallam County-owned park and is operated by the Clallam County Parks Board. The park, located northwest of Sequim, is well known as the entrance and trailhead to the Dungeness Spit, the longest natural spit in the nation at 5 ½ miles in length.

Marbled Murrelet

Marbled Murrelet Long Term Conservation Strategy

  Marbled Murrelet Long Term Conservation Strategy – The Marbled Murrelet was listed by the Federal Government as a Threatened species in 1992 and listed by Washington State as Endangered in 2016. This endangered seabird feeds in the ocean and flies up to 55 miles inland to nest in old growth forest.

Sol Duc River in Olympic National Forest

Wild Olympics Campaign

Wild Olympics Campaign –The Olympic Peninsula Audubon Society is a participating member of the Wild Olympics Campaign, a coalition working to protect watersheds on the Olympic Peninsula.