For traditional Mi’kmaw adult eel fishers, it’s not about the money

(Source: CBC News) – Enduring significance of eels in Mi’kmaw spirituality is maintained through generations – Mi’kmaw fishermen thrust a rake-like spear deep into a hole cut in the ice on a river in Antigonish, N.S., during a cold February afternoon, hoping to catch an adult eel and honour the legacy of their ancestors in the process.