State Reps and experts on Lopez Island panel for Rights of Nature in the Salish Sea bioregion
State Representatives Debra Lekanoff and Alex Ramel to join local experts in virtual round table discussion about recognizing the rights of nature within the Salish Sea region.
Tuesday, October 13, 2020 6:00 - 7:30 PM
Here, Kai Sanburn of Community Rights San Juan Islands (CRSJI), explains the initiative, which is part of a growing global movement. CRSJI brings ‘information to the island communities that will help guide concerned citizens of existing and proposed projects that have the potential to increase environmental harm to the ecosystems within San Juan County and the Salish Sea bio-region.’
Hosted by Community Rights San Juan Islands and the Lopez Island Library.
Register at Lopez Island Library: https://lopezlibrary.org/protecting-the-sea/
Community Rights San Juan Islands (CRSJI): https://rightsofthesalishsea.org
Community Environmental Legal Defense Fund (CELDF), advancing the Rights of Nature nationally and globally: https://celdf.org
Earthlaws Alliance - Rights of Nature Week, coming up , October 12-18, 2020: https://www.earthlaws.org.au/events/rights-of-nature-2020/