Samuel Sympson, 8, watches as a fisher bounds from a transport box into the forest south of Randle. Seven fishers were released into the woods as part of an effort to reintroduce the animal into Washington state. Sympson was one of several youngsters who helped in the release by opening the doors to the boxes.
Samuel Sympson, 8, watches as a fisher bounds from a transport box into the forest south of Randle. Seven fishers were released into the woods as part of an effort to reintroduce the animal into Washington state. Sympson was one of several youngsters who helped in the release by opening the doors to the boxes. Gordon King Yakima Herald-Republic
Samuel Sympson, 8, watches as a fisher bounds from a transport box into the forest south of Randle. Seven fishers were released into the woods as part of an effort to reintroduce the animal into Washington state. Sympson was one of several youngsters who helped in the release by opening the doors to the boxes. Gordon King Yakima Herald-Republic

After a 70-year absence, fishers are reintroduced to the Cascade Mountains

December 09, 2015 09:29 PM