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Workers repairing one of Cooke Aquaculture's net pens near Port Angeles.

Aquaculture operation releases 300,000 Atlantic salmon into Puget Sound

UPDATE: The Lummi Nation has declared a state of emergency due to the ongoing spill of Atlantic salmon. 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… Continue Reading Aquaculture operation releases 300,000 Atlantic salmon into Puget Sound