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Polly Dyer – Seattle • Entered by Penelope Peterson on April 29, 2023

Broadband Meeting

January 19, 2023 – January 19, 2023

Participants and Hours

Pre Planning hours 1
Post Admin hours 2
Activity Hours 2
Participants 1
Total Hours 5

Key Issue: Doesn’t apply
Activity Type: Education & Outreach (tabling, films & lectures, regional B-walks/works)

Short Description of Activity

We met via Zoom at 7 p.m. on January 19, 2023. Here is the agenda for our meeting:

Agenda for Polly Dyer Seattle Broadband Meeting
via Zoom on Thursday, January 19, 2020

To start off the New Year we would like to have each Broad introduce herself and share with us your wish for the New Year regarding the wilderness, the environment, the Great Old Broads, and/or you!

Forest BRAT and advocacy for old-growth forests (Genia)
Update on Urban Forester position for Seattle (Nora)
Lower Snake River Dam BRAT and action items (Penelope)
Update on Alpine Lakes issues (Barb M. and Janna)
Plans for getting together to write postcards for Green River Alliance (Genia)

Book Club on January 26, 2023, at 7 pm via Zoom. We are reading Rising: Dispatches from the New American Shore.
Please check out the daily posts from Penelope on our Facebook page, “Polly Dyer Seattle Great Old Broads for Wilderness,” for educational articles that Penelope posts.
Let Penelope know if you have suggestions for speakers for upcoming meetings.

Plans for experiential outing to see the eagles on the Skagit River (Barb M.)
Reminder about the campout this summer for our Broadband at Camano Island State Park on July 17 and 18th. Cabins, RV, and tent sites are available. (Barb M.)

Other Items
Next Meeting via Zoom at 7 pm—February 23, March 2, or March 9th—which date is better?


Fifteen Broads attended the meeting, which was the first of the new year. Each person gave a sentence or two description of her hopes for the upcoming year. This was followed by a discussion of events we have planned. Everyone was enthusiastic and eager to be involved.


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Meeting Minutes for January 19, 2023