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Washington state environmental activist Joan Thomas dies at 80

(This story appeared in The Seattle Times on Dec. 7, 2011.) Joan Thomas, a pillar of the state’s environmental movement, is dead at 80, leaving a legacy of protection for the state’s natural beauty, especially its parks and waters. Born

Washington state environmental activist Joan Thomas dies at 80

(This story appeared in The Seattle Times on Dec. 7, 2011.) Joan Thomas, a pillar of the state’s environmental movement, is dead at 80, leaving a legacy of protection for the state’s natural beauty, especially its parks and waters. Born