State money to fix salmon blocking culverts falls far short – Seattle Times

Our legislators have again short changed legally mandated environmental funding. This one is for a critical but largely unseen problem that affects salmon spawning habitat, culverts. We likely will be fixing this through the end of the century, if global warming hasn’t wiped them out of the range.

A federal judge has told the state that it must find a way to come up with $2.4 billion to repair culverts that are barriers to migrating salmon.

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