403 Forbidden


nginx
403 Forbidden

403 Forbidden


nginx
Follow us:
403 Forbidden

403 Forbidden


nginx

Field Notes

Covering the natural wonders of the Pacific Northwest

July 27, 2012 at 7:00 AM

First Stewards document effects of climate change in Washington

Washington tribes convened in Washington, D.C., this month for a first-of-its-kind gathering to discuss the effects of climate change told stories of loss, change and concern. Here is some video of the presentation by the Quinault Tribe, courtesy of the Spokesman-Review.

With treaty rights and a way of life particular to a single place on Earth, tribes feel the effects of climate change uniquely, tribal leaders said.

Follow their work on climate change at First Stewards, the brain child of four West Coast Washington tribes organized with leadership by Micah McCarty at the Makah Nation.

home-slider-02-notxt.jpg

Micah McCarty, chairman of the Makah Nation, helped launch First Stewards, a native work group on Climate Change

For more on the gathering, see our story in The Seattle Times.

Comments

COMMENTS

No personal attacks or insults, no hate speech, no profanity. Please keep the conversation civil and help us moderate this thread by reporting any abuse. See our Commenting FAQ.



The opinions expressed in reader comments are those of the author only, and do not reflect the opinions of The Seattle Times.


403 Forbidden

403 Forbidden


nginx
403 Forbidden

403 Forbidden


nginx