Fish farmer destroys 800,000 juvenile Atlantic salmon due to disease; second purge in past year

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The Washington Department of Fish and Wildlife considers the exotic strain of PRV to be an unacceptable risk to native stocks of Pacific salmon. Under the conditions of its permit, Cooke Aquaculture Pacific was required to destroy the fish.


Original Title: Fish farmer destroys 800,000 juvenile Atlantic salmon due to disease; second purge in past year
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