A New Year’s Message from your Puget Soundkeeper By Chris Wilke, Puget Soundkeeper and Executive …
Since 2017, Soundkeeper has been lucky enough to work with LightHawk to coordinate aerial pollution patrols above Puget Sound.
We are at a critical moment for our resident orca whales and experts agree we are likely at our last chance to save these magnificent creatures from extinction.
“Plastic bags are symbolic of the problems arising from our consumption of single-use plastics: they are derived from and contain toxic petrochemicals; they are used briefly, persist in our environment for centuries, and contribute to marine debris.”
The Orca Salmon Alliance appreciates the hard work of the Task Force to address these pressing issues and to develop comprehensive, science-based measures to ensure the survival of Southern Resident orcas.
Now is your chance to provide feedback to Governor Inslee’s Orca Recovery Task Force on steps to protect the Southern Resident Orca Whales.