Washington state finds virus in Cooke Atlantic salmon

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Cooke Aquaculture, the gift that keeps on giving.

Washington state tested smolt in a Cooke Aquaculture incubator and found the Atlantic salmon had a strain of Icelandic virus. The state has denied permission for the company to move the 800,000 fish to an open-water net pen.

LINK (via: The Seattle Times)

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