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The falls on the Bulkley River at Moricetown, a settlement of the Witsuwit’en people, where clans and families have gathered every summer for thousands of years to catch salmon. This year, owing to low sockeye harvests, the tribe voluntarily closed the river to fishing. Image by Saul Elbein. Canada, 2017.

The falls on the Bulkley River at Moricetown, a settlement of the Witsuwit’en people, where clans and families have gathered every summer for thousands of years to catch salmon. This year, owing to low sockeye harvests, the tribe voluntarily closed the river to fishing. Image by Saul Elbein. Canada, 2017.