Photo above of J27 (Blackberry) by Sharon Grace, taken from shore 8/26/15.
Recent News Blogs
KING5 coverage of Southern Resident orcas
Dam projects on Washington rivers will restore miles of salmon habitat
Fisheries Department announces conservation measures to protect Chinook in B.C.
VANCOUVER — The federal government has announced commercial and recreational fishing restrictions in British Columbia as a way to conserve chinook salmon returning to the Fraser River this season.
Gov. Jay Inslee’s orca-recovery agenda advancing, but billion-dollar funding yet to be seen
Gov. Jay Inslee’s orca agenda is advancing in the Washington state Legislature, but with the budget yet to be decided how much of the governor’s billion-dollar-bold ambition will be accomplished is yet to be seen.
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!