Farm-raised Atlantic salmon caught off Point Williams, Wash. after more than 150,000 Atlantic salmon escaped from a net pen at Cypress Island. State officials awarded the Lummi Nation tribe this week for its emergency response. Tribal fishers captured 90 percent of all the fish recovered.
Farm-raised Atlantic salmon caught off Point Williams, Wash. after more than 150,000 Atlantic salmon escaped from a net pen at Cypress Island. State officials awarded the Lummi Nation tribe this week for its emergency response. Tribal fishers captured 90 percent of all the fish recovered. Dean Rutz AP file
Farm-raised Atlantic salmon caught off Point Williams, Wash. after more than 150,000 Atlantic salmon escaped from a net pen at Cypress Island. State officials awarded the Lummi Nation tribe this week for its emergency response. Tribal fishers captured 90 percent of all the fish recovered. Dean Rutz AP file

For Lummi Nation, ‘it wasn’t a question whether we would respond quickly’

May 19, 2018 05:00 AM