A Yakima dip net fisherman on the Klickitat River, WA. The Yakima continue to rely on salmon for subsistence, commercial and ceremonial survival, despite the Columbia River dams displacing their villages and drowning many of their sacred fishing grounds.
One day Roy's wife left him after 50 years of marriage so he moved into the house he sold his brother after he was divorced. They spend most weekends on the houseboat floating in Florida's Apalachicola River.
Jody Meche is a third generation crawfisherman in the Atchafalaya Basin. He's worried his livelihood might be dying as oil and gas companies neglect to follow rules, their levees and roads blocking vital flow through the bayous.
John Ruskey is a river guide, artist, musician, teacher and author. He recently completed his manifesto, a mile-by-mile guide for non-motorized travelers down the Lower Mississippi River from St Louis to the Gulf of Mexico. Atchafalaya Basin, LA
Leo "Bud" Welch played the gospel in the church his whole life. They said the blues was the devil's music. At age 82 he decided to go blues and he cut his first album, signed with a label and started touring.