Koryaksky Volcano looms above Petropavlovsk-Kamchatsky, the regional capital of Kamchatka in Russia.
Entrepreneurs and bureaucrats execute plans for pipelines, roads and mines-developments that build wealth but endanger salmon runs. Half (pop.195,000) of all Kamchatkans live in Petropavlovsk, most in former Soviet “block style” housing.
- RANDY OLSON
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- Kamchatka Salmon_ National Geographic Magazine 8/2009