In this photo from September 2017 made with a drone under a special permit, a young resident killer whale chases a chinook salmon in the Salish Sea near Washington state’s San Juan Island. (John Durban/NOAA Fisheries/Southwest Fisheries Science Center via AP)

In this photo from September 2017 made with a drone under a special permit, a young resident killer whale chases a chinook salmon in the Salish Sea near Washington state’s San Juan Island. (John Durban/NOAA Fisheries/Southwest Fisheries Science Center via AP)

Editorial: Reject Trump cuts of EPA programs in state

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