The National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration is investigating what is being called an 'unusual mortality event' in Alaska.
The tribe secured the right to hunt in the 1855 Treaty of Neah Bay but the federal courts have ruled that the hunt must comply with federal law.
An opponent was so moved by the testimony of tribal members that he changed his position on the hunt.
The 1855 Treaty of Neah Bay secures the tribe's right to hunt but environmental groups have slowed the process through litigation.
With the Makah Indian whale hunt back in the news this past week, also back is the flood of advice for the tribe.
The tribe's last successful gray whale hunt occurred in May 1999.
The Yurok Tribe of California is mourning the loss of a gray whale that died after spending 56 days in the Klamath River. The tribe tried to help the...
The Yurok Tribe of California is trying to help a 45-foot-long gray whale that has been stuck in the Klamath River for four weeks back to the ocean. But the...
"When a fisherman in the Smokies region receives a sudden strike from a huge fish that breaks his line or maybe even drags his tackle away before he can react,...