About IslandWood

This section holds all sorts of information about IslandWood: its history, its design, etc. Hope you find what you want.

Most of the material comes from the Docent Training materials, but we’ve also included information about the Sustainable Design of the campus and buildings.

About IslandWood Subcategories

Posts

IslandWood Lodges 46
Dining Hall Tables 21
Sustainable Design 18
Field Structures 11
IslandWood History 6

About IslandWood Posts

Acorn Barnacle
American Crow
Anemometer
Art Bits
Backswimmer
Bald Eagle
Banana Slug
Barred Owl
Bathroom Stalls
Bay Pipefish
Beaked Hazelnut
Belted Kingfisher
Big Leaf Maple
Bird’s Nest Lodge Fireplace
Black-tailed Deer
Bog Laurel
Bog Tree House
Bronze Tree Castings
Building Footprints
Building materials
California Sea Lion
Canopy Tower
Cattail
Cattail Marsh
Charlie’s Bog
Chinook Salmon
Cisterns
Coast Mole
Coho Salmon
Composting Toilets
Countertops
Debbi Brainerd
Deer Mouse
Dining Hall Fireplace
Douglas Fir
Douglas Squirrel
Earth Tub
Floors
Fly-ash
Fringe Cup
Great Blue Heron
Great Hall Fireplace
Grunt Sculpin
History Clues
History of IslandWood
Hooded Merganser
Ichneumon Wasp
Indian Plum
Invertebrate Inn Fireplace
IslandWood Aquatic Life
IslandWood Flora
Kelp Greenling
Little Brown Bat
Living Machine
Mac’s Pond
Mammal’s Den Fireplace
Mill Foreman’s Cabin
Millipede
Mobius Strip
Northern Flying Squirrel
Northern Saw-whet Owl
Ochre Star
Opossum
Orca
Oregon Grape
Osprey
Pacific giant octopus
Pacific Halibut
Pacific Herring
Pacific Spiny Lumpsucker
Pacific Wren
Pacific Yew
Paddle-tailed Darner
Paella
Paul Brainerd
Penpoint Gunnel
Photovoltaic
Pileated Woodpecker
Port Blakely Cemetery
Raccoon
Raven
Red Alder
Red Huckleberry
Red Irish Lord
River Otter
Rufous Hummingbird
Rugs
Salal
Salmonberry
Salvaged Wood
Scouler’s Willow
Short-tailed Weasel
Sierra Dome Spider
Sixgill Shark
Skunk Cabbage
Solar Meadows
Spiny Dogfish
Spotted Ratfish
Spotted Towhee
Steller’s Jay
Stinging Nettle
Sundew
Surf Perch
Suspension Bridge
Suspension Bridge Lesson: Surface Area and Physics
Sword Fern
The American Beaver
The Tree That Came Home
Tiger Rockfish
Trailing Blackberry
Trillium
Vermiculture
Video Alcove
Wade
Walk-off Mats
Waterless Urinals
Western Red Cedar
Western Tiger Swallowtail
Windows
Wolf-Eel