Salmon-Killing Virus Seen for First Time in the Wild on the Pacific Coast

Posted on October 17, 2011 by CORNELIA DEAN and RACHEL NUWER, New York Times

A lethal and highly contagious marine virus has been detected for the first time in wild salmon in the Pacific Northwest, researchers in British Columbia said on Monday, stirring concern that it could spread there, as it has in Chile, Scotland and elsewhere.

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