• Unleashing the power of community

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  • Affordable sustainable housing on
    Lopez Island

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  • Beautifully designed net zero-energy community homes

  • Sustainable Agriculture & Rural Development

Exciting News!

Land, Legacy and Food Security on a Small Island

Lopez Community Land Trust and Sage & Nathan of Barn Owl Bakery are embarking on a new collaborative project… 


Sustainable families and homes for a better future

Lopez Community Land Trust incorporated in 1989 when the cost of housing rose 190% in a single year. LCLT is a 501(c)3 non-profit that builds a diverse, sustainable Lopez Island community through affordable housing, sustainable agriculture, and other dynamic rural development programs.

Community built…

Become an Intern!

The Lopez Community Land Trust offers structured internships for students and graduates or others interested in construction or sustainable agriculture and community food systems. Internships on Lopez bring you into an intimate setting, with many opportunities to build hard life skills, to enjoy the natural beauty of the San Juan Islands, and the experience of living in an island community where we depend on and celebrate one another.


Farming Trends by Rhea Miller

In 1984-85, Sandy Bishop and I were walking 5000 miles across…

Kingian Nonviolence Training May 21 & 22

In times of trouble, nonviolence is a guiding light towards justice.…

Play In A Day: Story Bridge on Lopez Island