Healing the Big River: Salmon Dreams and Columbia R. Treaty

7:15pm8:00pm

Free for REI Members

Free for non-members

Overview

  • Group size 30 people
  • Instructor Author: Peter Marbach

Healing The Big River masterfully combines the art of visual storytelling with passionate essays. From the source, a tiny spring in the Canadian Rockies, to the sea, readers are guided on a journey back to the origins of the 1243 mile river and learn about the complicated history and impact of the Columbia River Treaty .The twelve contributing authors, a mix of first nations, tribes, and salmon recovery advocates, speak of their relationship to the Columbia and advocate for a new treaty that honors Indigenous knowledge and starts the process to restore one of the greatest salmon runs the world has ever seen.

    Activity location

    Kennewick REI

    129 N Ely St, Kennewick, WA 99336

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