At the first of a planned annual Salmon Summit, a big statement was made against Atlantic salmon net-pen farming in the Salish Sea.
Lynda V. Mapes
Lynda specializes in coverage of the environment, natural history, and Native American tribes.
Gov. Jay Inslee is expected to announce a plan and a task force aimed at saving and protecting the critically endangered southern resident killer whales,...
Thousands turned out Saturday in Vancouver, B.C., for a march and demonstration against Kinder Morgan’s Trans Mountain pipeline expansion in Burnaby.
Developer Kinder Morgan got a court order to force demonstrators to keep their distance and indigenous leaders vow to dig in for the long haul.
After a tough floor fight and fancy parliamentary footwork, the state Senate passed a bill phasing out Atlantic salmon net-pen farming in Washington.
West Point disaster sent raw sewage into Puget Sound. Surprisingly, the water quality was barely affected VIEW
A scientific study finds the impact from last year’s West Point sewage-plant catastrophe was small and brief.
Like its old-growth trees, the Northwest’s big, old chinook salmon are largely gone, a new study finds, with implications for Puget Sound’s critically endangered southern...
Begun with a quest to grow salmon sized to the slot in a TV dinner, industrial-scale salmon farming in the U.S. got its start in...