Tag: task force

February 16, 2022

New collaborative conservation task force launched

The Western Governors’ Association and the Biden Administration spearheaded a new task force that will focus on bringing state and federal officials together to deal with conservation issues affecting the...

November 15, 2018

Whale-watching boat tours may be banned temporarily

A Washington state task force voted to temporarily ban killer whale-watching boat tours to help save endangered Northwest orcas (Orcinus orca). The team, which suggests a three- to five-year suspension...