B.12 Orca Emergency Response Legislation in Olympia - What's Up and How to ParticipateRein Attemann, Nathan McCurtain

Pod of Killer WhalesThe Southern Resident orcas are starving from lack of salmon to eat, vessels interfere with their abilities to communicate and find food, and pollution both harms their reproductive systems and impacts their food availability.

Orca Emergency Recovery will be a top priority in the 2019 legislative session for the Environmental Priorities Coalition along with 100% clean energy, oil spill prevention, and plastic pollution.

In this class, you will learn about these four legislative priorities, how the legislative session operates, and how you can effectively participate in the legislative process to make positive change.WA State Legislature logo