Land Trust purchases over 1,000 acres

Land Trust purchases over 1,000 acres

The Land Trust of Napa County is pleased to announce the purchase of four neighboring properties, protecting 1,066 acres. “It’s important for wildlife that we connect protected land together at a large-scale,” said Doug Parker, CEO of the Land Trust. “In order to...
Spring 2022 Wildflowers

Spring 2022 Wildflowers

Even though the weather has been slightly volatile as we approach the end of spring, one thing that has remained comparatively steady is the volume, color and variety of wildflowers on Land Trust protected lands. With Land Trust stewardship staff getting in the field...
New conservation easement in the City of St. Helena

New conservation easement in the City of St. Helena

Land Trust of Napa County is pleased to announce the closing of a conservation easement over land owned by the City of St. Helena. Located at the end of Adams St. near the Napa River in St. Helena, the 15-acre project took several years to complete while working with...
Land Trust begins red-legged frog project

Land Trust begins red-legged frog project

The Stewardship staff just received a grant of $155,000 to do something we have never done before – enhance a population of a federally listed species. The California Red-legged Frog, the largest native frog in this region, has lost over 70% of its native habitat. The...
The battle against invasive French broom

The battle against invasive French broom

Science fiction movies with aliens that invade and reproduce rapidly, even after a fire seems to wipe them out, might seem to the everyday fan of the genre as too obvious a story line. However, when you compare that plotline to the lifecycle of French broom, this...
Land Trust increases size of Wragg Ridge Preserve

Land Trust increases size of Wragg Ridge Preserve

Land Trust of Napa County is pleased to announce an addition to the Wragg Ridge Preserve that the Land Trust purchased in 2018 at the southern end of Lake Berryessa. The new 40-acre addition is surrounded on three sides by the Preserve. With this addition, the...