Paine Field third Salmon-Safe airport in North America
Last updated 9/19/2019 at 12:16pm
Paine Field Airport joined an exclusive list last week, as the airport is now one of just three airports in North America to be certified by environmental nonprofit Salmon-Safe.
The airport was awarded the certification last Thursday, Sept. 12, due to its "long-running efforts to maintain water quality and natural habitat that supports the biological needs of salmon," per a Snohomish County news release. Additionally, the County said, Paine Field's environmental programs "reflect decades of improvements and innovation."
The certification applies to about 1,250 acres of county-owned proper...