Dustin Solberg keeps an eye on science and conservation from coastal Alaska, where he oversees communications for the Conservancy’s programs in the 49th state. He’s a science writer and sometimes commercial fisherman who keeps a close eye on all things affecting wild salmon and the fishing tradition.
This post comes to us from biologist Steve MacLean, director of The Nature Conservancy’s Bering Sea Program in Alaska. Last summer, when biologists walked along the rocky cliffs on Rat Island, one of more than 2,000 islands in Alaska’s Aleutian chain, they encountered an eerie silence. This place should have been a cacophonous and lively […] More
To keep every cog and wheel is the first precaution of intelligent tinkering. – Round River: From the Journals of Aldo Leopold It’s not exactly a revolution, but still it won’t be televised, and so that’s why I’m telling you about it here. As you read this, wild Chinook salmon are nosing their way upstream […] More
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