The Cleanest Line

Ray Friedlander

Ray Friedlander is the Tongass Forest Community Organizer at the Sitka Conservation Society.


[Above: Over 150 residents of the small coastal Alaskan town of Sitka display their disagreement with the FDA’s ruling that genetically modified salmon “pose no risk to human health or the environment” at a community rally. Photo: Sitka Conservation Society]

In Salmondarity

Apr 19, 2013 April 19, 2013

Put on the same level as Mary Shelley’s novel Frankenstein, genetically engineered salmon, or “Frankenfish,” are creations designed by the biotechnology industry. The fish are devised to grow year round, which makes their appetites voracious and their dependency on feed fish unsustainably high. They are also designed to be… Read More