Karuk Tribal Councilmember Troy Hockaday stands at the junction of Indian Creek and the Klamath River

Karuk Tribal Councilmember Troy Hockaday stands at the junction of Indian Creek and the Klamath River

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This week, Think Out Loud has traveled to the Klamath Basin to have conversations with people affected by the severe drought in the region. Karuk Tribal Council member Troy Hockaday has been dip net fishing on the Klamath river in Northern California his whole life. Now, he says, there aren’t enough healthy salmon to teach his grandchildren how to fish.

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