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Coming Together to Save Salmon
February 20, 2019 @ 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
League of Women Voters of Kitsap will present a public education program on the Supreme Court’s culvert decision Feb. 20 from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. at the Suquamish Clearwater Casino.
“Coming Together to Save Salmon: Removing Fish Passage Barriers” will bring four knowledgeable speakers to the casino’s Kitsap Room. They will discuss the U.S. Supreme Court’s 4-to-4 deadlock of June 2018, which let stand a previous order that Washington state must repair or replace culverts that prevent fish from reaching their spawning grounds.
Speakers will be
Leonard Forsman, Chairman of the Suquamish Tribe;
Kim Mueller, Fish Passage Delivery Manager for the Washington State Department of Transportation;
John Sledd, attorney with Kanji & Katzen;
and Kitsap County Commissioner Rob Gelder.