Blue Mountain lands. you love. Conservation Director. Conservation News. Celebrate. Blue Mountain Land Trust PO Box 1473 Walla Walla, WA 99362
In the late 1990s, local citizens started a discussion about how to protect the beauty and heritage of the Blue Mountains region. The initial meeting to organize a land trust in the Walla Walla area was held on July 6, 1999.
Partners included Whitman College, Walla Walla Community College, Walla Walla University, the county extension office, the Native Plant Society, the Blue Mountain Audubon Society, Walla Walla 2020, the Washington Fish and Wildlife Department, area farmers, the Confederated Tribes of the Umatilla Indian Reservation, the Seattle office of the Land Trust Alliance, the inland Northwest Land Trust in Spokane, the Palouse Land Trust in Moscow and other conservation groups and interested individuals.
At the initial meeting, articles of incorporation were approved to establish the Blue Mountain Land Trust as a Washington non-profit corporation and 501(c)(3) tax-exempt organization with broad powers to preserve land for recreation, education, habitat, open space, farmland, forest land and historical purposes throughout the Blue Mountain region of southeastern Washington and northeastern Oregon. Our non-profit tax ID is 91-1989279
Blue Mountain Land Trust is a environmental program located in Walla Walla, WA.