At the end of this month, Ted Strong will step down as executive director
of the Columbia River Inter-Tribal Fish Commission. He will have served
in that position for 10 years, or nearly half of the organization’s existence.
The following are excerpts from an interview published in the Yakama
Nation Review in which Strong discusses key issues related to salmon restoration.
(For the views for incoming CRITFC director Don Sampson, see CBB, March
On Restoration and Declining …