LANDMARK DECISION IN WASHINGTON TRIBAL FISHERIES LAW HELPS SALMON PASSAGE

     The Ninth Circuit Federal Court of Appeals ruled on 27 June, 2016 in United States, et al. v State of Washington 13-35474, 2:01-sp-00001-RSM; 2:70-cv-09213-RSM, that Washington State must more quickly repair hundreds of road culverts blocking salmon migration, affirming a 2013 lower court decision. The Ninth Circuit ruled that Salmon passage through these … Continue reading LANDMARK DECISION IN WASHINGTON TRIBAL FISHERIES LAW HELPS SALMON PASSAGE