World Water Day 2015: ‘Unite to Protect the Inlet’

On March 22, concerned citizens gathered at New Brighton Park, Vancouver, Unceded Coast Salish Territory, to celebrate World Water Day and to demonstrate their determination to protect the Burrard Inlet and the Salish Sea from further unsustainable fossil fuel infrastructure development, such as Kinder Morgan’s proposed expansion of its Trans Mountain pipeline.

Tsleil-Waututh Welcoming Ceremony

Tsleil-Waututh Welcoming Ceremony

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Tsleil-Waututh Nation Sacred Trust Representative Charlene Aleck

Tsleil-Waututh Nation Sacred Trust Representative Charlene Aleck

Tsleil-Waututh Nation Sacred Trust Representative Carleen Thomas

MC Ben West

MC Ben West

MP Fin Donnelly

MP Fin Donnelly

Holly Arntzen

Holly Arntzen

The Gram Partisans

The Gram Partisans

Left Labour Choir

Left Coast Labour Chorus

Salish Sea Banner

Salish Sea Banner

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Salish Banner 2

Council table

Council table

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