salmon fishing

  • July 18, 2012   BY Katie Campbell and Saskia de Melker  

    For Northwest tribes, salmon fishing is a way of life. But changes in the climate may be pushing the fish toward extinction. Together with KCTS9 and EarthFix, NewsHour visited the Swinomish Indian reservation to see how they are coping. Continue reading

  • July 18, 2012  

    Washington salmon depend on the cold water from glacial lakes to survive. But as temperatures increase and glaciers shrink, salmon populations are declining, threatening the way of life for the Swinomish Indians, also known as the “salmon people.” In collaboration with KCTS-9’s Earthfix Project, Hari Sreenivasan reports. Continue reading