Agriculture

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Escaped Atlantic salmon have disappeared from Puget Sound, but legal fight begins

Everything is askew as it’s total destruction of pen #2  at Cooke Aquaculture’s  Atlantic salmon fish farm off Cypress Island.  


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Wednesday Aug. 30, 2017

Atlantic salmon spilled into Puget Sound last summer appear to be gone — but the spill is far from forgotten as conservationists file suit.

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