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Quinault Nation Reopens Lake to Limited Non-Tribal Use
The Quinault Indian Nation will reopen Lake Quinault for limited non-tribal use after nearly a year of closure due to concerns about pollution, invasive species and habitat degrada...
Crow & Lummi, Dirty Coal & Clean Fishing
“The tide is out and the table is set…” Justin Finklebonner gestures to the straits on the edge of the Lummi reservation...
Mystery of the Shy Sardines: Empty Nets in BC Knock Out $32 Million Industry
The collapse of a $32 million commercial fishery off the coast of British Columbia has left a good 25 First Nations and other fishers without an annual sardine catch—and there is n...
Feds Join Penobscot Suit Against State of Maine on Fishing Rights
Gale Courey Toensing
In an uncommon act of legal solidarity with an Indian tribe, the federal government has joined the Penobscot Indian Nation in support of its federal lawsuit against the State of Ma...
Huge Rockfish Not 200 Years Old, but Still Ugly. And Dead.
The rockfish caught by a Seattle insurance adjuster to great fanfare last month was not a record-breaking 200-year-old as some first thought, but a middle-aged guy in the prime of ...
Fisherman Catches Record-breaking, Amazingly Old Rockfish; Kills It
This fish tale is no lie: A Seattle fisherman plying the waters off Sitka, Alaska, snagged a record rockfish that might be as much as 200 years old...
Tribes Oppose Oregon's Measure 81 Banning Commercial Gill-Net Fishing
Jackleen de La Harpe
Environmental issues are a major concern for tribes this election in the Pacific Northwest, and in Oregon, the Columbia River Inter-tribal Fish Commission (CRITFC) and its four mem...
Snag Fishing During Salmon Spawning Season
Salmon --- they’ve fed families ever since they began to swim upstream and Native peoples became the first to feast on their firm flesh...
Watch This Whale Shark Sucking Fish Through Hole in Net
The intersection of humans and marine life is sometimes symbiotic, as seen in this video of a whale shark sucking fish through a hole in the net the way a kid sucks powdered-sugar ...
PBS NewsHour Hosts American Indian Panel on Coping With Climate Change July 19
Earlier today we noted a segment of PBS NewsHour devoted to the Swinomish of Washington State, who are facing steep declines in salmon population —a bad omen for a tribe whose name...
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