But for over a generation now, the number of salmon returning to the coast of British Columbia has fallen sharply, due to more than a century of commercial fishing and development. In addition, climate change is threatening the ecosystem itself. This strikes at the heart of both Indigenous communities and society as a whole. If not the continued return of the salmon, what will the future bring?
The Ingenious Ancient Technology Concealed in the Shallows
Brian Payton | Hakai Magazine | August 3, 2021 | 3,500 words