Paddlers met up with fifteen leisure fishing boats to lift banners that known as on our public officers to “Cease Salmon Extinction”, “Stand with Tribes”, and “Free the Snake River!”
Then over 300 individuals gathered and listened to impassioned speeches that demanded the removing of Idaho’s 4 decrease Snake River dams with the intention to respect Tribal rights, recuperate endangered salmon and orca that feed on them within the Pacific Ocean.
After a break to eat pizza and ice cream, individuals wrote feedback in help of Washington Senator Murray and Governor Inslee’s not too long ago launched report that states that breaching the decrease 4 Snake River dams is the one solution to recuperate Snake River salmon populations.
The critically endangered Southern Resident Orcas depend on the salmon of the Columbia and Snake Rivers for over half their eating regimen.
Audio system included Tribal officers of the Confederated Tribes of the Umatilla Indian Reservation and the Yakima Nation, and the Pure Useful resource Advisor, from the Workplace of Oregon Governor Kate Brown.