One much less industrial feedlot within the waters off Washington’s coast, can the others be far behind?
Cooke Aquaculture Pacific has misplaced the lease for its Atlantic salmon net-pen farm in Port Angeles and should shut down and take away it, mentioned Hilary Franz, state commissioner of public lands, who terminated Cooke’s lease.
The farm, operated by a sequence of householders since 1984, at the moment holds practically 700,000 Atlantic salmon. Franz mentioned the Washington Division of Pure Assets (DNR) would work with different state businesses to implement an orderly shutdown and full removing of the farm.
LINK (by way of: The Seattle Instances)