Photo above of J27 (Blackberry) by Sharon Grace, taken from shore 8/26/15.
Recent News Blogs
Where are the salmon and the orcas? Tribe, scientists grapple with unprecedented disappearance in Washington waters
As Tribes struggle to find fish this summer, the Southern Resident orcas have been historically absent from their usual summer home.
Could B.C.'s chinook-loving orcas adapt to a new food source? It's not unthinkable
The Southern Residents have relied on Chinook salmon as their primary prey for millenia, but could they start making something else their preferred food?
Lessons from Alaska: How an oil spill decimated a once thriving orca population
With the Trans Mountain pipeline expansion presenting an additional threat to Southern Resident orcas and salmon, can we use the lessons of the past to save our future?
The Last Generation: Southern resident orcas in danger of extinction
SEATTLE -- The southern resident orcas are magnificent, iconic mammals in the Pacific Northwest. They've called these waters home for tens of thousands of years. And then we showed up.
Lawsuit Forces Federal Protection for Endangered Orcas' West Coast Habitat
SEATTLE— The Center for Biological Diversity has won a victory in the legal battle to force the Trump administration to protect the West Coast habitat of the last remaining Southern Resident killer whales.
7 Ways the LNG Pipeline Threatens Our Public Lands
Information from Oregon Wild on the Jordan Cove LNG pipeline, which threatens salmon and watersheds in Southern Oregon
Willful failure: The Trump administration hits a new low on environmental enforcement
The Waterkeeper Alliance weighs on on the Trump Administration's efforts to weaken the Clean Water Act
Save the Swimmers! Top 5 Reasons to Support the Pollution Prevention for Our Future Act
What do sperm, kids, salmon, and orcas have in common besides that they all swim? All can be harmed by toxic chemicals put in consumer products!