The following organizations work within the environmental justice arena
in the Pacific Northwest. We encourage you to find out more about them, as well
as others through your own research.
This video features Dimitri Groce from Puget Sound Sage who discusses the ways in which climate change will disproportionately impact neighborhoods in Seattle and how people of color will lead the environmental justice movement. Puget Sound Sage brings together labor, faith, and community to build an economy based on shared prosperity.
Environmental Coalition of South Seattle encourages urban
redevelopment and a healthy environment by providing education, resources, and
technical assistance to diverse businesses and communities in the Puget Sound
EPA Region 10 EJ Program plans and designs EJ implementation in a way that can be tracked and measured
to illustrate progress region-wide.
Community Coalition for Environmental Justice improves air quality in South Seattle, mobilizes support to save low-income
housing, and supports youth of color leadership.