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TOM REESE / THE SEATTLE TIMES

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Puget Sound: One man's indictment, love poem and call to arms

A chinook salmon leaps in Issaquah Creek, trying to enter a fish ladder to its hatchery birthplace. Hatchery runs obscure the hard reality of a 92 percent decline of wild salmon in Puget Sound since record-keeping began. Seven stocks have gone extinct just since 1992. Also collapsed or collapsing: Pacific cod, Walleye pollock, whiting, rockfish, butter clams, English sole, herring, pinto abalone.