Coastal lands

Its idyllic setting on Oahu’s North Shore makes the coastline surrounding Turtle Bay Resort a choice location for wildlife, beach-goers, and even film crews: sharp eyes might recognize it as the backdrop for Forgetting Sarah Marshall and the TV... Read more

Just a mile from the shores of Anacortes in Puget Sound, Young Island is rich with pocket beaches, diving areas, stunning wildflowers, and spots for wildlife and bird-watching.

The Kashia Coastal Reserve on Northern California's legendary coastline is etched with dense redwood forest, towering coastal bluffs and waterfalls, and expansive views of the Pacific Ocean.

O'ahu's Ka Iwi Coast is treasured by the community for surfing, fishing, and scenic drives. The makua (inland) hills rise above Awawamalu (known locally as Alan Davis beach), once a traditional fishing village.

The Kona Coast on the island of Hawai'i is the site of the historic battle that led to the end of the traditional kapu religious system in the early 1800s.

The Trust for Public Land today announced that the last large unprotected coastal forest between New York and Boston, a 1,000 acre parcel known as The Preserve, will be permanently protected, instead of being... Read more

Ever heard of the Antiquities Act? It may sound like something straight out of a Mummy sequel, but it's actually the century-old law that grants the U.S.

Stretching five miles from Kawela Bay to Kahuku Point, the land surrounding the Turtle Bay Resort embraces one of the last undeveloped wild shorelines on O'ahu.

When Superstorm Sandy hit in 2012, the Rosemma Wetlands in New Jersey's Long Beach Township helped buffer nearby homes from flooding. The tidal marshes and coastal grasslands deflected powerful storm-surges and absorbed the relentless high tides.

One of the largest undeveloped Mississippi River properties in the Twin Cities region has been protected as a new conservation area, the City of Elk River and The Trust for Public Land announced today.