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Orca Tasks: Salmon, Meetings

Dear Supporters, you may Request a meeting with Governor Jay Inslee to personally ask him to urge the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers to implement 'breach alternative 4' of the 2002 Lower Snake River Environmental Impact Statement. (Which sites breaching the lower Snake River dams as the only possible alternative to recover endangered wild salmon.) in other news....

• 'Save Our Orcas' rally Oct. 5 in Portland at Army Corps of Engineer Headquarters. View the Facebook page here.

• Mark your calendars! The next Orca Task Force meeting is October 17 and 18. View all Task Force meeting information here.

• Data Burnout? "The salmon industry has succeeded in nearly perfecting a principle inherent to the story of human exceptionalism since the days of Descartes: To exploit another creature, one must actively and artificially create a sharp rift between “us” and “them.” Read more here...

...And speaking of Descartes.... this petition (12th largest in Change.org history) is has been translated into French and is making big waves overseas!

• Also, a recent memorial was held in Seattle for Tahlequah and her calf and entire Southern Resident Orca population (past and present) View the inspiring video here.

With Gratitude...

Scott Herning
2 years ago