Tending Nature

What it Takes to Restore a River for Salmon Runs

A project to restore the Trinity River, a tributary of the Klamath River in northern California, is focused on unlocking the waterway’s potential to maintain its own habitat. The hope is to recreate a hospitable environment for salmon to return and spawn at the historic scales seen prior to mining and damn constructions that changed the river’s flow. Tribes from the area are informing and leading the project because they have a unique perspective on how the river has functioned for time immemorial.

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Healing the Body with United Indian Health Service
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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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Decolonizing Cuisine with Mak-'amham

Ohlone chefs Louis Trevino and Vincent Medina are revitalizing Ohlone language and food.
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Indigenous Land Stewardship
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Indigenous Land Stewardship

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