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The Duwamish: a People and a River
This page was last updated on May 28, 2013.
Environmental Advocacy and Economic Justice.
"The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) listed the Lower Duwamish River--a five-mile stretch through South Seattle--as a federal Superfund site in 2001. The Superfund List is a roster of the most contaminated sites in the country." Find out more about the work of the Duwamish River Cleanup Coalition at www.duwamishcleanup.org/
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Join us as we work for a healthier Duwamish River.
Our involvement with the Duwamish people and the river in Seattle was inspired by the process of being certified as a GreenFaith congregation.
Presentation materials for download
Request for Support – Social Justice for the Duwamish Tribe / Request for Reinstatement of Federal Recognition
In July, a letter was submitted to the US Department of the Interior regarding Request for Support – Social Justice for the Duwamish Tribe / Request for Reinstatement of Federal Recognition. The letter included nine additional pages which included 99 signatures! Click here to read what was submitted!
Faith Action Network, of which we are an "Advocating Congregation", submittted this letter which includes our Bishop's signature.