On August 19th, Cooke Aquaculture’s net pens near Cypress Island reportedly released over 300,000 farmed Atlantic salmon into Puget Sound waters. The company’s statement blames “exceptionally high tides and currents coinciding with this week’s solar eclipse.” But the release occurred Saturday afternoon, when charts show that tides and currents were well within predictions. The eclipse… Continue Reading Aquaculture operation releases 300,000 Atlantic salmon into Puget Sound
EPA Administrator Scott Pruitt wants to dismantle a rule that protects public waterways across the nation. This move would be devastating for fish, wildlife and the well-being of millions of Americans. Submit your comment today. Comment Template I am writing to voice my opposition to the elimination of clean water protections for any waterbody. The… Continue Reading Don’t let the EPA dismantle clean water protections.