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Redbands in upstream battle

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The Spokane River, and some of its native inhabitants, were in the spotlight Tuesday and Wednesday as a wide range of scientists, policy makers and industry leaders convened for the annual Spokane River Forum. The redband trout — the river’s canary in the mineshaft — took stage at Centerplace in Spokane Valley for a couple hours among other presentations. The topics — a delicious assortment to a scientist — ranged from managing sewage overflows to setting fish consumption rates.

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