Bott's Marsh

Bott’s Marsh acquisition will protect coastal wetlands along planned Salmonberry Trail

Bott’s Marsh acquisition will protect coastal wetlands along planned Salmonberry Trail

The Lower Nehalem Community Trust was recently awarded a small grant from the North American Wetland Conservation Act (NAWCA) for $63,375 to go towards the acquisition of Bott’s Marsh, the 33- acre wetlands north of Wheeler along the proposed Salmonberry Trail. Conserving the wetlands would be an added feature of the Salmonberry Trail experience. Property owners Ken and Lynn Ulbricht had this to say about the conservation proposal: