Sociocultural Significance of Salmon to Tribes and First Nations

Pacific salmon are a cultural and ecological keystone species, irreplaceable and core to the identities and ways of life of Indigenous communities throughout the Pacific Northwest. This presentation summarizes insights on the sociocultural significance of Pacific salmon learned from engagement with the Tribal and First Nations Caucuses to the Pacific Salmon Commission. Access the Report For the full text of the Special Report, The Sociocultural Significance of Pacific Salmon to Tribes and First Nations, visit the Pacific Salmon Commission website (…). To view an online summary of the project, visit the Earth Economics website (