Honor the Southern Resident orcas for Orca Action Month

Submitted by Wild Orca.

June is Orca Action Month, honoring the Southern Resident orcas and the 50th anniversary of the Endangered Species Act.

Sunday, June 4 will be a kickoff event at the San Juan County Courthouse lawn. The event is free and includes storytelling and refreshments.

Meet at the County courthouse for a parade to celebrate the Southern Resident orcas with life-size dorsal fins. Parade through town, ending at the San Juan Island Grange.

Those interested in carrying an orca fin, or with any questions email Lovel Pratt at lovel@sanjuans.org.

Speaker Jay Julius of Se’SiLe and the Lummi Nation.