Tending Nature

The Surprising Connection Between Salmon and Redwood Forests

Keith Parker, a fish biologist of the Yurok Tribe, says the river is the life blood of his culture. Many religious ceremonies revolve around the river because it supports salmon and dozens of other species critical to the ecosystem. Parker describes the cycle in which salmon pass along marine derived nutrients to their predators.

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Healing the Body with United Indian Health Service
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26:40
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Healing the Body with United Indian Health Service

A new generation is jump starting several food sovereignty programs across California.
Season 1 Episode 4
Decolonizing Cuisine with Mak-'amham
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26:40
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Decolonizing Cuisine with Mak-'amham

Ohlone chefs Louis Trevino and Vincent Medina are revitalizing Ohlone language and food.
Season 1 Episode 2
Indigenous Land Stewardship
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56:45
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Indigenous Land Stewardship

A special highlighting efforts to preserve traditional practices for future generations.
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