Oregon Field Guide

First Salmon Ceremony

Clip: Season 25 Episode 2509 | 6m 2s | Video has closed captioning.

Centuries before we had fish biologists and resource management, the Native Americans along the Rogue River had the Stone Chair and a ceremony to honor the first salmon. Tribes have rediscovered the Stone Chair and have renewed the First Salmon Ceremony with a new purpose.

Aired: 02/13/14

Rating: TV-G

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