Environment

Backcountry Horsemen of Washington - Island County Chapter
Backcountry Horsemen of Washington - Island County Chapter
27448 State Route 525
Coupeville, WA 98239
360-391-9824
kstillwell63@hotmail.com
Contact: Kelly Stilwell, President
Email: kstillwell63@hotmail.com
To perpetuate the common sense use and enjoyment of horses in America's back country and wilderness.

Citizens of the Ebey's Reserve for a Healthy Safe & Peaceful Environment
Category: Environment
Citizens of the Ebey's Reserve for a Healthy Safe & Peaceful Environment
PO Box 202
Coupeville, WA 98239
contact@citizensofebeysreserve.com
Email: contact@citizensofebeysreserve.com

Coming Alongside
Coming Alongside
PO Box 676
Clinton, WA 98236
360-969-5959
comingalongside@runbox.com
Contact: Denise Wilson, Managing Director
Email: comingalongside@runbox.com
Coming Alongside is committed to exposing the hazards in our air, water, soil, and food and empowering individuals to live healthier lives.

Context Institute
Context Institute
PO Box 946
Langley, WA 98260
360-221-6044
rgilman@context.org
Contact: Robert Gilman, President
Email: rgilman@context.org
Catalyzing the transition to a sustainable future

Deception Pass Park Foundation
Deception Pass Park Foundation
41020 SR 20
Oak Harbor, WA 98277
deceptionpassfoundation@gmail.com
Contact: Matthew Klope, President
Email: deceptionpassfoundation@gmail.com
Public awareness & education to promote responsible use & protection of the Park and its cultural, recreational, historical and natural resources.

Friends of Ebey's Landing National Historical Reserve
Friends of Ebey's Landing National Historical Reserve
PO Box 958
Coupeville, WA 98239
360-678-6633
info@friendsofebeys.org
Contact: Alix Roos, Executive Director
Email: info@friendsofebeys.org
Funds projects that protect, preserve, and enhance the cultural and natural resources and experience of Ebey's Landing National Historical Reserve.

Goosefoot Community Fund
Goosefoot Community Fund
PO Box 114
Langley, WA 98260
360-321-4145
sandy@goosefoot.org
Contact: Sandra Whiting, Executive Director
Email: sandy@goosefoot.org
Goosefoot Community Fund aims to build a sense of place and community, preserve rural traditions, and enhance local commerce.

Island Beach Access
Island Beach Access
PO Box 197
Langley, WA 98260
425-879-6120
info@islandbeachaccess.org
Contact: Mel Trenor
Email: info@islandbeachaccess.org
Identification and preservation of public beach access for everyone. We also modify public beaches to create universally accessible sites.

Lighthouse Environmental Programs
Lighthouse Environmental Programs
PO Box 565
Coupeville, WA 98239
360-914-0736
lighthouseenvironmentalprograms@whidbey.com
Contact: Don Meehan, Grants and Contracts Manager
Email: lighthouseenvironmentalprograms@whidbey.com
Restoration of WA lighthouses. LEP owns the Washington's Lighthouse license plate. Over 75% of the funds from those plates stay in Island County.

Meerkerk Rhododendron Gardens
Category: Environment
Meerkerk Rhododendron Gardens
PO Box 154
Greenbank, WA 98253
360-678-1912
gardeninfo@meerkerkgardens.org
Email: gardeninfo@meerkerkgardens.org

Meerkerk Rhododendron Gardens
Meerkerk Rhododendron Gardens
PO Box 154
Greenbank, WA 98253
360-222-0120
fsimpson@meerkerkgardens.org
Contact: Frank Simpson
Email: fsimpson@meerkerkgardens.org
Meerkerk Gardens includes 13 acres of woodland gardens housing a renowned collection of Rhododendrons with 40 acres of forest and 4 miles of trails.

Native Plant Stewards
Category: Environment
Native Plant Stewards
3074 Smugglers Cove Road
Greenbank, WA 98253
360-678-4281
grendl@frontier.com
Contact: Marc Lessler, President
Email: grendl@frontier.com
Preservation & conservation of native plant communities through education, demonstration, propagation, consulting assistance and referral.

Oak Harbor Garry Oak Society
Category: Environment
Oak Harbor Garry Oak Society
PO Box 1564
Oak Harbor, WA 98277

Orca Network / Langley Whale Center
Orca Network / Langley Whale Center
485 Labella Vista Way
Freeland, WA 98249
866-672-2638
info@orcanetwork.org
Contact: Susan Berta
Email: info@orcanetwork.org
Orca Network is dedicated to raising awareness about the whales of the Pacific Northwest, and the importance of providing them healthy & safe habitats

Pacific Rim Institute for Environmental Stewardship
Category: Environment
Pacific Rim Institute for Environmental Stewardship
180 Parker Rd
Coupeville, WA 98239
360-678-5586
mosa@pacificriminstitute.org
Contact: Mosa Neis, Operations Manager
Email: mosa@pacificriminstitute.org
The mission of Pacific Rim Institute is to equip people and communities to live sustainably and care for Creation.

Price Sculpture Forest
Price Sculpture Forest
PO Box 1058
Freeland, WA 98249
206-419-7516
scott@sculptureforest.org
Contact: Scott Price, Manager
Email: scott@sculptureforest.org
Provide the local community & visitors a healthy, relaxing, informative, & fun experience that preserves & integrates the natural environment with art

Rotary Club of Oak Harbor
Rotary Club of Oak Harbor
PO Box 442
Oak Harbor, WA 98277
360-720-2818
colschwalbe@gmail.com
Contact: Steve Schwalbe, President
Email: colschwalbe@gmail.com
The Rotary Club provides support for city needs such as food for elementary school kids in need over weekends & high school scholarships.

Slow Food Whidbey Island
Slow Food Whidbey Island
PO Box 1545
Freeland, WA 98249
360-331-5819
whidbeyislandwa@slowfoodusa.org
Contact: Mervyn Floyd, President
Email: whidbeyislandwa@slowfoodusa.org
Slow Food Whidbey Island is dedicated to educating the palate, connecting the community, and exploring the celebration of food from farm to table.

Sound Water Stewards of Island County
Sound Water Stewards of Island County
PO Box 1620
Freeland, WA 98249
360-678-4401
director@soundswaterstewards.org
Contact: Nan Maysen, Executive Director
Email: director@soundswaterstewards.org
Sound Water Stewards provides trained volunteers working for a healthy, sustainable Puget Sound & broader Salish Sea ecosystem.

South Whidbey Tilth
South Whidbey Tilth
PO Box 252
Langley, WA 98260
360-321-0757
president@southwhidbeytilth.org
Contact: Susan Prescott, President
Email: president@southwhidbeytilth.org
Educational association for biologically sound, socially equitable agriculture: teaching stewardship of natural world for local gardeners & farmers.

Swan Lake Watershed Preservation Group
Category: Environment
Swan Lake Watershed Preservation Group
PO BOX 1045
Oak Harbor, WA 98277

The Giraffe Heroes Project
The Giraffe Heroes Project
PO Box 759
197 Second Street
Langley, WA 98260
360-221-7989
graham@giraffe.org
Contact: John Graham, Director
Email: graham@giraffe.org
The GHP moves people to "stick their necks out" for the common good, and gives them tools to succeed. Our stories of heroes inspire others to act.

THE WILDLANDS RESTORATION SOCIETY
Category: Environment
THE WILDLANDS RESTORATION SOCIETY
PO BOX 358
Coupeville, WA 98239

Washington State University - Island County Extension
Washington State University - Island County Extension
406 N Main Street
Coupeville, WA 98239
360-679-7327
timothy.lawrence@wsu.edu
Contact: Timothy Lawrence, County Director
Email: timothy.lawrence@wsu.edu
Provides lifetime learning & volunteer opportunities in areas such as beach, forest and shoreline protection, gardening, weed control, recycling & 4-H

WHIDBEY AUDUBON SOCIETY
WHIDBEY AUDUBON SOCIETY
PO Box 1012
Oak Harbor, WA 98277
425-466-2430
president@whidbeyaudubon.org
Contact: Sharon Gauthien
Email: president@whidbeyaudubon.org
Educational, research and advocacy programs regarding our local environment.

Whidbey Camano Land Trust
Whidbey Camano Land Trust
765 Wonn Road
C-201
Greenbank, WA 98253
360-222-3310
pat@wclt.org
Contact: Pat Powell, Executive Director
Email: pat@wclt.org
Protecting, restoring, and appreciating the important natural habitats & resource lands that support the diversity of life on our islands & in the PNW

Whidbey Community Foundation
Whidbey Community Foundation
PO Box 1135
Coupeville, WA 98239
360-660-5041
info@whidbeyfoundation.org
Contact: Nancy Conard
Email: info@whidbeyfoundation.org
To improve the quality of life on Whidbey by providing support for the nonprofit sector, and assisting donors to build and preserve enduring assets.

Whidbey Environmental Action Network (WEAN)
Category: Environment
Whidbey Environmental Action Network (WEAN)
PO Box 53
Langley, WA 98260
360-579-4202
wean@whidbey.net
Contact: Marianne Edain, Brushfire Coordinator
Email: wean@whidbey.net
Preservation and restoration of the native biological diversity of Whidbey Island and the Pacific Northwest

Whidbey Institute
Whidbey Institute
PO Box 57
Clinton, WA 98236
360-341-1884
info@whidbeyinstitute.org
Contact: Heather Johnson
Email: info@whidbeyinstitute.org
The Whidbey Institute's mission is to nurture the conditions for transformational learning. Our 106 acre forest campus is open to the public.

Whidbey Island Conservation District
Whidbey Island Conservation District
PO Box 490
Coupeville, WA 98239
360-678-4708
wicd@whidbeycd.org
Contact: Matt Zupich, District Manager
Email: wicd@whidbeycd.org
Assist the management of natural resources on & around Whidbey Island for present and future generations, inspiring voluntary conservation practices.

Whidbey Islanders for a Sound Environment
Category: Environment
Whidbey Islanders for a Sound Environment
PO BOX 773
Coupeville, WA 98239

WHIDBEY ISLAND GARDEN TOUR INC
WHIDBEY ISLAND GARDEN TOUR INC
PO BOX 164
Freeland, WA 98249

Whidbey Watershed Stewards
Whidbey Watershed Stewards
PO Box 617
Langley, WA 98260
360-579-1272
info@whidbeywatersheds.org
Contact: Rick Baker, Executive Director
Email: info@whidbeywatersheds.org
Promotes near-shore and watershed health by linking water, land, wildlife and people on Whidbey Island through education, research & restoration.