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Blog: Why Does Whale Scout Director Want to Name a Park after a Fish? The Answer is Probably Not What You Think.
February 18th, 2018 by Whitney Neugebauer
Whale Scout volunteers teach that protecting whales starts before waters reach the ocean near our homes and backyards. Director Whitney Neugebauer’s backyard happens to be in Bothell where the city recently purchased an 89- acre golf course turning the land into a public park with nearly a mile of Sammamish River shoreline. Home to Chinook, Coho and Sockeye salmon, there is an obvious connection between the park and orcas – but a city park is more than just about the wildlife, its about people, too.
Tribes, Whale Scout work together to restore Elwha River estuary for salmon, orcas following dam removal
February 1st, 2018 by Whitney Neugebauer