Dive Into Local Reporting: "Hostile Waters: Orcas in Peril" Presentation at The Seattle Public Library Oct. 24
release date: 10/16/2019
Join us to hear about "Hostile Waters: Orcas in Peril," a Seattle Times investigative series on Puget Sound’s endangered orcas, from 7 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. Thursday, Oct. 24 at the Central Library, 1000 Fourth Ave., Level 1, Microsoft Auditorium, 206-386-4636.
Lynda Mapes, Seattle Times environment reporter, will lead an hour-long presentation featuring contributions from photographer Steve Ringman, video journalist Ramon Dompor, and graphic artist Emily Eng.
Hostile Waters: Orcas in Peril started in November 2018 and has five parts published to date. The Seattle Times will continue to explore and expose the plight of the southern resident killer whales: examining the role we have played in their decline, what we can do about it and why it matters.
Library events are free and everyone is welcome. RSVP for the event via Eventbrite. Doors will open at 6:30 p.m. Seating is on a first-come, first-seated basis.
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