Posts Tagged ‘Orca awareness month’
New actions in the Northwest to help Southern Resident orcas and salmon
As the Washington State Task Force starts to examine threats to the endangered Southern Resident orca population and outline potential measures to protect the orcas and their primary prey, Chinook salmon, new actions for the summer season have been introduced on both sides of the border. New voluntary vessel guidelines and area closures have begun…Read More
Orca Month 2017!
Orca Awareness Month 2017 It’s officially Orca Month! This June, WDC and our partners in the Orca Salmon Alliance will be celebrating orcas, focusing on the only endangered population of orcas in US waters, the Southern Resident community. Orca Month is a chance to celebrate these iconic beings, and an opportunity to reflect on their…Read More