Opinion: It’s code red for Snake River salmon

The Snake River’s once-abundant salmon and steelhead are nearly gone. Without swift and courageous leadership, the mighty rivers that define our region will lose their most iconic species.

And many Northwesterners will lose a way of life. We can’t ignore it any longer.

This past year marked the 30th anniversary of the Shoshone-Bannock Tribes’ successful campaign to add Snake River sockeye salmon to the Endangered Species List. Since then, all other Snake River salmon and steelhead species…


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