Gov. Inslee Recognizes Dire Green Crab Infestation, Issues Proclamation to Combat the Growing Population
Following the increase in European green crab in the Lummi Nation's Sea pond and outer Washington Coast areas, Gov. Jay Inslee is taking action.
On Wednesday, Inslee issued an emergency order to address the exponential increase in the European green crab population in Washington state. The European green crab is a globally-damaging invasive species that, if they become permanently established, will particularly harm endangered species, impact resources that are part of the cultural identity of the tribes and native peoples, and affect ...
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