Peninsula Conservancy is a private nonprofit land
trust dedicated to protecting forever the rural landscapes,
natural habitats and open spaces of the Great Peninsula
of Puget Sound.
conserve pristine shorelines, critical salmon streams,
evergreen forests, and wildlife-rich wetlands throughout
Kitsap, Mason, and west Pierce Counties, Washington.
The conservancy protects
wildlands and provides opportunities for people to
enjoy them forever. Our work is supported by donations
and grants from those committed to preservation of
open space, clean water and wild creatures.
an accredited land trust, seeks a Conservation
Director in its Bremerton, WA office on west
Puget Sound. The Conservation Director
develops and implements GPC's land conservation
initiatives through collaboration, deal making,
grant writing, and innovation. Requirements
for the position include a minimum of eight
years' experience and a successful track record
in public or private land conservation, real
estate, natural resources management, or a
related field. A Bachelor's degree in a relevant
subject also is required. We are seeking a
highly-motivated, organized, experienced,
and collaborative deal maker. Individual must
be committed to being an inspiring advocate
for land conservation. Bremerton is a quiet
community with a large Navy base and shipyard,
a burgeoning network of land and water trails,
a natural heritage tied to forestry and salmon
fisheries, and ready commuter access to Seattle
via the state ferry system. This is a great
opportunity for a goal-oriented individual
to lead the conservation program of a successful
and growing land trust.
Apply: Send cover letter (one page)
and resume (max. four pages) to: firstname.lastname@example.org
or Sandra Staples-Bortner, Great Peninsula
Conservancy, 423 Pacific Ave., Suite 401,
Bremerton, WA 98337. View
a full job description.
Application Deadline: Open Until Filled.
Dinner Raised $79K for Conservation!
a night! Joe Gaydos spoke to a full
house, inspiring us to continue conserving
the lands and shorelines of the Salish Sea.
Chris Dunagan was honored with our Great Peninsula
Conservation Award. See more photos
on our Facebook page. Thank you sponsors.
Grovers Creek Preserve
you! Our crowdfunding campaign raised
more than $19,000 to help close the funding
gap and Save Grovers Creek Preserve. We are
so much closer to our goal! With your help,
we will protect as many acres as we can of
this magical place, for people and wildlife
to enjoy for all time. Learn
more about Grovers Creek Preserve.
Creek Preserve is the jewel at the
center of the Kitsap Forest & Bay Project
– a place of old growth trees and a vital
link in the Sound to Olympics Trail.
the campaign? Donations can be mailed
to Great Peninsula Conservancy, 423 Pacific
Avnue, Suite 401, Bremerton, WA 98337.