Thursday, October 21, 2010
October 21, 2010: Cohabitation on Hood Canal: Fish, Humans, and New Treatments for Human Waste
Hood Canal has long been treated as one of the most scenic places in the Pacific Northwest. It also used to be one of the most productive water bodies, sustaining generations on its bountiful fish and shellfish. But for all its beauty, Hood Canal also suffers from a complex problem: low levels of dissolved oxygen, a critical indicator of water quality health. Martha Baskin brings us this report.