Creative Activism Team at Stop Salmon Extinction Rally - Tacoma

RSVP Below to join the noisy, vibrant, and colorful visual team at the "Stop Salmon Extinction - Free the Snake River" Event.

  • Saturday, March 26
  • 10-12:30 (Set up starts at 9am)
  • Location: UW Tacoma, then 1/2 mile procession to federal policymakers' offices

Don't miss the music, speakers, t-shirts, swag, and snacks followed by a processional to the Congressional Offices of U.S. Rep. Derek Kilmer, U.S. Sen. Patty Murray, U.S. Maria Cantwell.

Come hear:

  • Annette Bryan, Council Member, Puyallup Tribe of Indians
  • Alyssa Macy, CEO of Washington Environmental Council and Washington Conservation Voters, and member of the Confederated Tribes of Warm Springs
  • Kristin Ang, Commissioner, Port of Tacoma
  • Mandy Apa, Environment Washington, University of Puget Sound graduate
  • Robb Krehbiel, event emcee, local activist and conservationist

Backbone is looking for banner holders, inflatable carriers, drummers, and more to create visual spectacle. Will you be part of our contingent? 

  1. RSVP BELOW to be part of the fun!
  2. Register for the Event: Sign up for snacks, t-shirt, swag HERE

And there's MORE!

Following the Procession at 1pm will be a Salmon Send-Off & Community Salmon Celebration Event on Saturday, March 26th at 1pm at Swan Creek Park, Tacoma, WA, sponsored by OceanFest and the Puyallup Tribe. 

Salmon Send-off — Community Salmon Celebration

  • Hosted by: Foss Waterway Seaport 
  • Saturday March 26, 1:00pm - 3:00pm
  • Swan Creek Park, Pioneer Way Entrance
  • *Limited Parking, Please Carpool 


1:00pm | Litter Pickup & Partner Activities (Tacoma Ocean Fest, Pierce Conservation District, Foss Seaport salmon art project)

2:00pm | Salmon Send-off: David Sway-La Duenas, Puyallup Tribe cultural department and Lushootseed teacher

2:15pm | Coho Salmon Fry Release 

2:30pm | Cleanup and partner activities

Link to Facebook Event: 

This will be a great day in Tacoma to take action in multiple ways for salmon, the Pacific Northwest's keystone species.

Will you come?

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  • Amy Morrison
    published this page in Home Calendar 2022-03-15 12:59:07 -0700