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Swinomish Tribe Works to Adapt to Shrinking Salmon Supply [electronic resource]

MacNeil/Lehrer Productions
Format
Video; Computer Resource; Online Video; Online
Summary
In the Pacific Northwest, Washington salmon depend on cold water from glacial lakes to survive. But as temperatures increase and glaciers shrink, salmon populations are declining, threatening the way of life for the Swinomish Indians, also known as the "salmon people." In collaboration with KCTS-9's Earthfix Project, NewsHour's Hari Sreenivasan reports. Origina?
Release Date
2012
Run Time
8 min.
Language
English
Rating
6 & up
Notes
  • Encoded with permission for digital streaming by Films Media Group on September 15, 2013.
  • Films on Demand is distributed by Films Media Group for Films for the Humanities & Sciences, Cambridge Educational, Meridian Education, and Shopware.
Contents
  • Declining Salmon Population (1:41)
  • Effects of Climate Change (1:21)
  • Swinomish Climate Action Plan (2:11)
  • The Skagit Climate Change Consortium Policy Model (2:19)
Published
New York, N.Y. : Films Media Group, [2013], c2012.
Recording Info
Broadcast date: July 18, 2012.
Publisher no.
53441 Films Media Group
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Description
1 streaming video file (8 min.) : sd., col.
Mode of access: Internet.
System requirements: FOD playback platform.
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