Richard Walker
12/17/14
It’s been 35 years since James Rasmussen, chairman of the Duwamish River Cleanup Coalition, fished in the Duwamish River, his ancestors’ waterway which drains into Puget Sound...
ICTMN Staff
12/4/14
After 14 years of study the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency has released a $342 million plan for cleaning up most of the pollution in the lower Duwamish River...
Richard Walker
10/1/14
The scene was very familiar: Indigenous canoes pulled in close to the boardwalk at Seattle’s Waterfront Park, and drummers offered songs as the canoes arrived...
Richard Walker
8/8/13
The Duwamish Tribe was not included in nearly two years of discussions between the Port of Seattle, the Suquamish Tribe and the Muckleshoot Tribe regarding the transfer of ownershi...
Vincent Schilling
3/28/13
Nearly 36 years ago in 1977, the Duwamish Tribe, the people of Chief Seattle, petitioned the Bureau of Indian Affairs for federal recognition...
Richard Walker
11/23/11
The ancestors had had enough...
ICTMN Staff
1/11/11
Years after gaining Superfund status for the Duwamish River, advocates including members of the Duwamish Tribe have been handed a plan by the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) ...
ICTMN Staff
5/17/11
Neal Chism, a sailor from West Seattle, has traveled down the Duwamish River about 90 times during the past 2-1/2 years, picking up debris along its banks, the Seattle Times report...