Brad Meiklejohn

Alaska State Director, Conservation Acquisition


Brad MeiklejohnBrad opened The Conservation Fund’s Alaska Office in 1994. In collaboration with the Army Corps of Engineers, he started an in-lieu fee wetlands mitigation program, the first of its kind in Alaska. While the program is administered by the Corps, Brad has managed the investment of the in-lieu fee proceeds for over 300 projects across Alaska. These investments have protected over 300,000 acres of high-value wetlands valued at $30 million. 

Contact:  bmeiklejohn@conservationfund.org  Phone: 907-694-9060 Office: Alaska

Projects

Wood-Tikchick State Park

Wood-Tikchick State Park

Alaska’s Wood-Tikchik State Park is known for its expansive, undeveloped wilderness and abundant wildlife. As a major spawning area...
Tongass National Forest

Tongass National Forest

Though Alaska is a state of great expanse, small places matter. As the critical first project of The Conservation...
Southwest Alaska Salmon Habitat Initiative

Southwest Alaska Salmon Habitat Initiative

With hundreds of pristine rivers, lakes and streams, the Southwest Alaska region abounds with natural resources, diverse habitats, world-class...
Kobuk Valley National Park

Kobuk Valley National Park

Every year, Alaska’s Western Arctic caribou herd migrates across a third of the state, including Kobuk Valley National Park. This remarkable herd,...
Izembek National Wildlife Refuge

Izembek National Wildlife Refuge

Internationally recognized for the importance of its wetlands, Izembek National Wildlife Refuge, at the tip of the Alaskan peninsula,...
Native Village of Eklutna

Native Village of Eklutna

The Dena’ina people of Eklutna have given much to the growth of Anchorage and Southcentral Alaska. Most of Anchorage...
Chugach State Park

Chugach State Park

While Alaska is blessed with an abundance of public land, access to that land is not guaranteed. Chugach State...
Chena Greenbelt Project

Chena Greenbelt Project

The Chena Greenbelt is a multi-partner effort to link approximately 30 properties together to form a network of green...
Alaska

Alaska's Cold, Wild Kenai River

Alaska’s wild salmon are a natural and economic wonder. One of the areas where their amazing journey from spawning...
Admiralty Island National Monument

Admiralty Island National Monument

Located in Tongass National Forest, Admiralty Island National Monument encompasses the majestic landscapes emblematic of Alaska. Here, the remote,...