Category Archives: Salmon

Hooked on Salmon

Eighteen months ago, Encounters received support from the Alaska Sustainable Salmon Fund to make two radio programs about salmon and to produce companion online materials. At that point, the assignment seemed pretty straightforward.  No big deal.  But what happened is … Continue reading

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Where there’s salmon….

  Brown bear mother with two cubs at a fish weir Recently, I went to a large lake near my home in southeast Alaska to make an Encounters radio program about subsistence salmon fishing.  I found these bears taking advantage of sockeye salmon … Continue reading

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