TITLE

The Hupa fish war

AUTHOR(S)
Jenkins, Matt
PUB. DATE
January 2011
SOURCE
High Country News;1/24/2011, Vol. 43 Issue 1, p9
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article focuses on the resentment of the Hupa Indians on the surge in commercial fishing at Trinity River in Northern California. The fishing bans on open-ocean salmon gave the Hupa fishers the opportunity to sell their salmon to off-reservation buyers. The surge of the commercial fishing within the tribe has benefited the elite and tribal government employees which has caused controversy within the tribe.
ACCESSION #
57936808

 

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