Salmon Farming May Doom Wild Populations, Study Says

Salmon Farming May Doom Wild Populations, Study Says. By Juliet Eilperin and Marc Kaufman. Washington Post Staff Writers.

Salmon farms spread disease and sea lice among wild populations.






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    Mack P. Bray

    A couple o’ months ago, I contacted Albertson’s and suggested they quit selling their crappy-tasting, environmentally harmful farm-raised salmon and they emailed me some outdated and biased propaganda about how salmon farming was really “an okay” industry. Bullshit.

    Donna Eggers
    PR or some such title
    Albertsons Intermountain West Division
    Office: (208) 395-3625

    Mack P. Bray
    My opinions are my own


Dr. Ralph Maughan is professor emeritus of political science at Idaho State University. He was a Western Watersheds Project Board Member off and on for many years, and was also its President for several years. For a long time he produced Ralph Maughan’s Wolf Report. He was a founder of the Greater Yellowstone Coalition. He and Jackie Johnson Maughan wrote three editions of “Hiking Idaho.” He also wrote “Beyond the Tetons” and “Backpacking Wyoming’s Teton and Washakie Wilderness.” He created and is the administrator of The Wildlife News.

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