Stinky Salmon and Other Natural Fertilizers

From dying salmon, mighty redwoods grow. Scientists have long studied how the expansive, lush forests of the Pacific Northwest are nourished by an annual fertilizer boost provided Read More…

Photo Friday: Heads Off

Sometimes cutting off salmon heads is all in a day's work. But it's not a macabre fetish – we're after valuable information about the fish's life stored Read More…

Photo Friday: Reflections on the End

Today's Photo Friday is a reflection on the end of the salmon life cycle. While salmon die after spawning, their contribution is far from over. Their carcasses Read More…