In his final interview as a Klamath storyteller, Karuk language and cultural practitioner and teacher Phil Albers explains how his connection to River and Basin represents an “immeasurable amount of generations.” Watch Phil’s full video to hear about why he chooses to call the Basin home.

The Klamath Storytelling Project video series will be available on the Reconnect Klamath website as well as on Facebook, Instagram and YouTube. For more information on how you can share your Klamath Basin story, send an email to