Annual Meeting Was “For the Birds”

Birds on Mordecai and Oyster Castle Video Highlights of Mordecai Trust Annual Meeting This year’s Mordecai Land Trust annual meeting was, literally, for the birds. Biologist, author, attorney, and wildlife photographer Michele M. Budd was the featured speaker at the Trust’s annual meeting and brunch on Sunday, August 20th, at 10:30 AM, at Little Egg […]

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TIME TO RENEW!

TIME TO RENEW YOUR MORDECAI MEMBERSHIP FOR 2019 LOOKING FORWARD TO A GREAT YEAR! ******************** THANK YOU FOR YOUR SUPPORT! THANKS TO YOU, OUR MEMBERSHIP, WE CAN CONTINUE OUR PROGRAMS TO PROTECT MORDECAI ISLAND! ******************* Please renew your Membership today! Membership & all donations are 100% tax deductible Family Membership is just $40.00 *All donations […]

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Change is Good

Over just this past year, Mordecai Island has seen more activity and undergone more changes than it has in decades.  Watch this video for more info. 2016 ~ Mordecai Matters from Mordecai Matters on Vimeo.

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Ribbed Mussel Program

The mission of the Mordecai Land Trust (MLT) is to protect the ecologically valuable flora and fauna species on Mordecai Island. This includes stopping shoreline loss due to erosion from wind and nearby boat wakes. The southwestern corner has been most vulnerable due to fetch and its closeness to intracoastal vessel wakes. Conventional technologies using […]

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Sustainability on Mordecai Island

We’re constantly bombarded by new terms. In the environmental field, concepts are given abstract names that are redefined daily depending on the view of the beholder. Sustainability is such a term used today to embrace our desire to maintain our environment for the future. Or as the definition goes “Sustainability is the ability to continue a […]

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NORTH END LIVING SHORELINE CLOSER TO REALITY

What a difference a year makes. Last year at this time we were about to embark on a Capital Campaign to raise an additional $200,000 toward our local cost share for the Mordecai Island Coastal Wetlands Restoration Project (“Breakwater Project”). The contributions to the Capital Campaign had a terrific response. Our fundraisers were made possible […]

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OYSTER LIVING BREAKWATER PROJECT GOAL IS LIFE BEYOND GEOTUBES

The Southwestern Mordecai Environmental Restoration II project incorporated the installation of 560 feet of geotubes filled with sand to act as a breakwater in the effort to protect the adjacent Mordecai island shoreline from further wave erosion. A secondary goal has been to allow accretion of material behind the tubes in order to rebuild that section of the island to its […]

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