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Dec 7 2016 | ... & the West Blog
The fishing rights promised to the Pacific Northwest’s Native Americans 160 years ago are proving the sharpest knife the region's environmentalists possess. So far in 2016, these rights have undergirded decisions to block two planned terminals to ship coal to Asia. Another decision could cost Washington state a billion dollars in highway repairs aimed at protecting salmon.

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We're pleased to unveil the Center's first new website since 2011. We hope you enjoy the larger images, mobile-friendly layout and updated look and feel, which better matches Stanford's institutional identity. We are also happy to offer much-improved course listings, drawn directly from Stanford's catalogue.  We are also proud to launch "& the West," a news blog run by our writer in residence Felicity Barringer, and new data visualizations and multimedia.

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