Salmon Story, With Recipe

This was too long to fit in Doug's Picks. If you don't like salmon, feel free to skip it, with my sympathy. Here in the Pacific Northwest, wild salmon are threatened for many reasons, including dams that impede their migration, chemicals that poison streams, overfishing, drought, and water allocation policies. Declining salmon runs engender battles among environmentalists, recreational fisherman, commercial fishing interests, Indian tribes and, of course, politicians. This Seattle Times story … [Read more...]