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Desperately Seeking Salmon – by Russ Imrie

The mythology appetite of Euro-Americans is insatiable. It makes the destruction of many natural systems bearable. You can always pick up some salmon and get a little of that “Lewis and Clark.” Demand for affordable salmon flesh so far outstrips the catch available from the beatific scenario above that Aqua Bounty Technologies Inc. is heroically jumping into the gap to market an ersatz version of that dream. One cobbled together from a sort of petri-dish wiggle and a squirt of animated life manipulated by bio-engineering. It may walk like a salmon and it may bark like a salmon but it’s not my salmon.
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Spill’s impact on wildlife is like a “train wreck,” scientist says – Green House – USATODAY.com

Spill’s impact on wildlife is like a “train wreck,” scientist says – Green House – USATODAY.com.

Details as of 7/2 Q&A on biological impacts of the spill.