Contamination of the Puget Sound Fish Supply

The Puget Sound’s (Washington State) salmon now contain high polychlorinated biphenyls (PCBs).Puget Sound’s salmon carry high PCB levels. But the State of Washington says health benefits of eating the fish “outweigh” risks. (Robert McClure and Lisa Stifler, Seattle P-l reporters–January 15, 2004) Puget Sound’s wild chinook salmon carry long-lived industrial chemicals at levels as high … Continue Reading »