wa–atlantic salmon farming-ban

Court blocks company's attempt to restock Atlantic salmon

SEATTLE (AP) - A judge has rejected a request by an Atlantic salmon farming company that wants to restock a net-pen farm while it challenges Washington state's termination of its license to operate.The Seattle Times reports that a Thurston County Superior Court Judge on Friday denied Cooke Aquaculture's request for a preliminary injunction while its lawsuit against the Department of Natural Resources plays out.