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For millions of years, fisheries have been the most important to the sustenance of the 1st Peoples of the Pacific Coast. but human impression has left us with a woefully incomplete knowing in their histories ahead of the economic period. overlaying Alaska, British Columbia, and Puget Sound, The Archaeology of North Pacific Fisheries illustrates how the archaeological list unearths new information regarding historic methods of existence and the histories of key species. person chapters hide salmon, in addition to a couple of lesser-known species ample in archaeological websites, together with pacific cod, herring, rockfish, eulachon, and hake. In flip, this ecological background informs feedback for sustainable fishing in today’s quickly altering environment.

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