Protecting wetlands in the Pacific Northwest is critical to many species of waterfowl and wildlife. Protecting the far reaches of watersheds can not only provide habitat for waterfowl, but also improve salmon fisheries downstream.
Check out these sample letters to the editor, personalize them and submit them to your local newspaper to spread the word about the importance of clean water where you live! (Note: Letters to the editor are in .doc format and will open in Microsoft Word)
After sending a letter, contact your Members of Congress and remind them of the importance of wetlands and clean water in the Pacific Northwest.