Conservation & Advocacy Orgs - Okanogan

     Local Conservation & Advocacy Organizations 

Organization

Activity/Purpose

Location

Contact

Central Okanogan Naturalist Club

Focuses on learning about nature of the region and appreciating the outdoors.

Okanagan, BC

250-860-4320
rfrake@shaw.ca

Methow Conservancy


Dedicated to inspiring people to care for and conserve the land of the Methow Valley.

Winthrop

(509) 996-2870

Methow Recycles


Inspiring and facilitating resource conservation through recycling, waster prevention, and materials reuse in the Methow Valley.

Twisp

(509) 997-0520
recycle@
methowrecycles.org

NCW Audubon Society

Dedicated to furthering the knowledge and conservation of the environment of NCW, the nation, and the world.  The local Audubon Society chapter takes regular bird walks, performs Citizen Science projects, and publishes a monthly newsletter called The Wild Phlox.

Wenatchee-based, but active as far out as the Methow and Moses Lake

(509)  429-8167
info@ncwaudubon.org


NCW Resource Conservation and Development Council

 
A council of local conservation leaders stewarding lands within the NCW RC&D district through an “Area Plan”.
 
General meetings held in Chelan
 
rcd@community
net.org

Okanogan Conservation District

Helps cooperatores achieve their conservation goals.

Okanogan

( 509) 422-0855 ext. 5
ocd@okanogancd.org

Okanogan Highlands Alliance

Minimize watershed impacts, improve ecological health, and increase community awareness and involvement in watershed issues.

Tonasket

julie@
okanoganhighlands.org

Okanogan Land Trust

Preserving open landscapes, conserving water resources, protecting farms and ranches.

Tonasket

(509) 486-2765
okanoganlandtrust@
communitynet.org

Oliver-Osoyoos Naturalists

Interested in hiking, birding, nature walks, and educational outings to foster an appreciation of the South Okanagan.

Osoyoos, BC

250-485-0263
ivocastellarin@gmail.com

South Okanagan Naturalists Club

Birding, butterflies, wildflowers, and all things natural.

Thompson, BC

250-492-0512
joyceh21@shaw.ca

Trout Unlimited : 
Icicle Valley Chapter

Local branch of a national organization that works to sustain wild fish populations for fishing.

Nationwide, with focus in Methow Valley

P.O. Box 271 Leavenworth, Washington 98826

Trust for Public Lands (TPL) Wenatchee office

Local branch of a national land trust that is strongly active on the West Coast.

Wenatchee

(509) 888-0844
washington
@tpl.org

Washington Native Plant Society Okanogan chapter

Local branch of a statewide society of native plant enthusiasts.

Okanogan

sandra102@centurytel.net

Washington Trails Association

Provides extensive listing of current Washington trail reports and conditions. Also offers frequent volunteer trail work opportunities.

Seattle-based with local opportunities

(206) 625-1367


WSU extension: Center for Sustaining Agriculture and Natural Resources

Website includes webinars and short online courses on sustainable agriculture and natural resource management.

Puyallup, with locally relevant resources

(253) 445-4626


WSU extension: Okanogan County

WSU extension offers programs in Okanogan County focusing on conservation efforts 

Okanogan

(509) 422-7245