The Washington Apple Commission is projecting that this year’s crop will be the largest in state history.
SEATTLE (AP) — The U.S. Forest Service said Thursday it is extending the period for the public to weigh in on a proposal that would make permanent new rules on commercial video and photography in […]
The National Park Service said Thursday it will consider moving grizzly bears into the North Cascade Mountains of Washington state to aid their recovery.
Animals and plants that depend on snow cover may be affected.
But since 1991, about 69 percent of the rapidly increasing melt was man-made, said Ben Marzeion, a climate scientist at the University of Innsbruck in Austria
Geothermal activity can be generated by the gravitational pull of a planetary companion.
Iselle was supposed to weaken as it slowly trudged west across the Pacific. It didn’t — and now Hawaii is poised to take its first direct hurricane hit in 22 years. Tracking close behind it was Hurricane Julio, which strengthened early Thursday into a Category 2 storm.
It’s official: an initiative to require the labeling of genetically modified foods in Oregon has qualified for a statewide vote in November.
New study shows plastic junk floating on the world’s oceans, but it’s not as much as feared.
A petition filed by the state of Alaska asks gov’t to remove some North Pacific humpback whales from protection under the Endangered Species Act.