MethodsResearch methods included:
- Participant observation
Study team members visited fish camps and helped to harvest and process salmon.
- Key respondent interviews
We interviewed community residents about fishing methods, harvest trends, and changing environmental and economic conditions.
We produced maps of general fishing locations and fish camp sites.
- Systematic household surveys
We conducted two rounds of surveys about salmon harvest information.
- Case study families
One family in each study community kept systematic records during one year of subsistence activities; records included photographs, journals, and interviews