Dishman Hills Conservancy

               Celebrating 48 Years of Land Conservation (1966 - 2014)               

                                                                                    a 501(c)(3) Organization
                                     

 

  Dishman Hills is a unique and special little woodland tucked into a highly residential area. There are ponds with frog choruses and wildflowers add splashes of color to the forest greens and browns. Springs feed lush wetlands and animals come to browse. 

  These animals do not come through downtown. They travel down the ridge from Tower Mountain, Mica Peak and Turnbull Wildlife Refuge following their corridor to the Dishman Hills Natural Resources Conservation Area commonly known as the Dishman Hills Natural Area. They can’t own and protect their travel way, but with your help we can.

  Welcome to our website!  Download a map and travel the forest pathways or take a virtual trip through our photo gallery both here and on Facebook, then help us keep Spokane Near Nature, Near Perfect. Or as some like to say, It's about the moose in your backyard.

  

 Vision

  The vision of the Dishman Hills Conservancy is a vibrant and contiguous ecosystem in the Dishman Hills area, permanently protected, well managed and recognized as an asset for the community.  

Core Values

  Integrity       Stewardship       Advocacy

 

Mission

   Our mission is to conserve the lands within the Dishman Hills, Dishman Ridge and  Tower Mountain areas. We work towards this goal by collaboration with private land  owners, other organizations and government entities with a similar vision. We steward  these lands using high standards of land trust management and we advocate for their value as a natural and educational resource.

       

Organization Name Change 

  The Dishman Hills Natural Area Association (DHNAA) Board elected to change the name of the organization to doing business as (DBA) the Dishman Hills Conservancy (DHC) in Spring 2012 to reflect the significant conservation land owned and stewardship activities outside of the Natural Area. DHC still focuses on the Dishman Hills including the Natural Resource Conservation Area to the north and Rocks of Sharon on the south side, but will as well be helping with the new Dishman Hills Conservation Area, Iller Creek Conservation Area and lots of other projects. This proposed name change was then presented to the membership on 15 January, 2013 during the annual membership meeting and made permanent with the historic DHNAA name being transitioned to a DBA.

 

 

 

* Discover Pass Not Required for Dishman Hills Trailheads

** Fires, Camping, Hunting, Shooting and Motorized Vehicles are not allowed on any property owned by the DHNAA/DHC 

                                     

         

                        

               

                         

Events

31 Dec 2013 • Dishman Hills Conservancy
16 Sep 2014 7:00 PM • Moran Prairie Library 6004 S. Regal Street Spokane, WA 99223
17 Sep 2014 6:00 PM • SCCD
08 Oct 2014 7:30 PM • The Bing Crosby Theatre
               

Latest News

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