Environmental Problem Analysis and Policy Recommendations on Pacific Northwest Salmon

Jingjing Tao (Department of Agricultural Economics, Purdue University, West Lafayette Indiana, 47907, United States)

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Environmental issues are becoming hot topics nowadays. As the steps of industrialization and urbanization expand, the conflict between economic development and environmental protection appears to intensify and catch people’s eyes more frequently, from the disappearing Amazon rainforest to the pollution of Mississippi River. Over the past few months, the news of one species, salmon, dying out in the northwestern part of the United States drew our team’s attention. In this paper, I would like to present my research on Pacific Northwest salmon from the perspectives of problem statement, policy proposal, and political analysis.


Environmental problems; Pacific northwest salmon; Policy proposal; Political analysis

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DOI: https://doi.org/10.30564/jees.v3i2.3284


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