Commercial pens of Atlantic salmon FAQ

Below are answers to frequently asked questions about commercial net pens of Atlantic salmon in Washington.

Frequently asked questions

Can Atlantic salmon breed with native Pacific salmon? Do commercial Atlantic salmon net pens affect Puget Sound water or sediment quality? Do commercial net pens contribute to the nitrogen problems? Do commercial net pens in Washington have sea lice problems? Do other West Coast states allow Atlantic salmon net pens? How much Atlantic salmon are raised in Washington?