Some articles on salmon:
... Puget Sound used to home a much more diverse and robust population of Chinook Salmon ... Some of the salmon populations are at less than 1% of their historic numbers ... the Endangered Species Act (ESA) listed the Chinook salmon, summer chum and bull trout in the Puget Sound ...
Famous quotes containing the words salmon and/or recover:
“The first man to discover Chinook salmon in the Columbia, caught 264 in a day and carried them across the river by walking on the backs of other fish. His greatest feat, however, was learning the Chinook jargon in 15 minutes from listening to salmon talk.”
—State of Oregon, U.S. public relief program (1935-1943)
“Man, even man debased by the neocapitalism and pseudosocialism of our time, is a marvelous being because he sometimes speaks. Language is the mark, the sign, not of his fall but of his original innocence. Through the Word we may regain the lost kingdom and recover powers we possessed in the far-distant past.”
—Octavio Paz (b. 1914)