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November 18, 2019
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Lt. Col. Alexander Vindman
By Jes Burns, OPB/EarthFix
Wildlife biologists tackle the big mystery as to how white-nose bat syndrome landed in Washington state.
By Michael Werner, OPB/EarthFix
Data you can dread — and dance to: the Keeling Curve.
By John Ryan, KUOW Public Radio
A project in Oregon’s Klamath County is aiming to complement renewable energy development in the Northwest by creating a giant water battery.
Despite pledges to responsibly recycle old TVs and other unwanted electronics with toxic materials inside, an investigation tracks e-waste from the U.S. to unregulated scrapyards in Hong Kong.
By Katie Campbell, KCTS9/EarthFix, Ken Christensen, KCTS9/Earthfix
White nose syndrome, a devastating bat disease, has now been confirmed in the Pacific Northwest.
By Ashley Ahearn, KUOW/EarthFix
Log books from 19th century whaling ships are treasure troves for modern-day climate scientists. They’re mining these old volumes for day-to-day weather and sea-ice reports from the Arctic region.
By Ken Christensen, KCTS9/Earthfix
Passing a voter-backed initiative would make Washington the first state to tax residents and businesses on their carbon emissions.
By Cassandra Profita, EarthFix
An expansion project at Oregon State University’s Reser Stadium has uncovered ancient mammoth bones under the football field’s end zone.
By Jes Burns and Tony Schick, OPB/EarthFix
Experts say better data on ecosystem health would be a step to restoring trust between federal agencies and the ranchers and who lease public land.
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