Scarlet Fever: Saving Scarlet or Spinning Scarlet?

mark leiren-young
Sep 13, 2018 · 4 min read

The Plan to Save J-50 — the Emaciated Orca

Scarlet (J-50) learning to fly.

You must have heard about the dramatic rescue plan to save Scarlet (J-50)— the emaciated young endangered southern resident orca. I’m a big fan of the Disney version of this story where Americans, Canadians and the Lummi Nation swoop in to give the dying young orca the medical treatment she needs, before sending her home to her family…