Boldt 40: a day of perspectives on the Boldt Decision

boldt-40-v2The treaty tribes in western Washington will come together on February 5, 2014 from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. to celebrate the 40th Anniversary of the Boldt Decision.

Boldt 40 will be held at the Squaxin Island Tribe’s Skookum Event Center north of Olympia. Map: http://go.nwifc.org/boldt40map

Speakers will take attendees through the history of the case and the development of co-management.

Charles Wilkinson will give a lunchtime keynote address: “Justice at its Truest and Finest: The High Place of the Boldt Decision in American Law.” Wilkinson is Distinguished Professor and Moses Lasky Professor of Law at the University of Colorado Law School. He is the author of “Messages from Frank’s Landing: A Story of Salmon, Treaties.”