Quinn Read

Northwest Program Representative, Field Conservation
Quinn's background is in environmental law and cleantech business development. Her work for Defenders focuses on protecting iconic species in Oregon such as wolves and sage-grouse, as well as the habitat they depend on for survival.

Posts By: Quinn Read

orca and calf, © NOAA

June is All About the Orcas »

June is Orca Month – and the Pacific Northwest is celebrating the Southern Resident orca – the most endangered community of resident killer whales in the world.

Gray Wolf, © Joan Poor

A Tragic Blow to Oregon’s Wolves »

No other species has been removed from the state’s endangered species list with a population of fewer than 100 individuals statewide, or when they were still absent from a significant portion of their historic range.