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WA Wild’s work with This is Indian Country featured in Quinault Nation Article

Posted on Oct 6, 2022 in Conservation News, Uncategorized

Washington Wild was featured in the Quinault Nation’s monthly publication, The Nugguamis. The article highlighted the partnership between Washington Wild and This Is Indian Country, , an organization co-founded by Billy Frank Jr, to capture Pacific Northwest tribal elders traditional knowledge about the impacts of climate change to be shared with scientists, decision makers, teachers, students and the general public.  The project, funded by a $100,000 BECU Foundation Green Equity Initiative grant, is a series of 15 oral history videos for free distribution featuring tribal elders and leaders throughout the state speaking in particular about their observations and stories related to climate change. 

Read the full newsletter from The Nugguamis here