Marine biologists are seeing higher-than-normal ocean temperatures that are causing near-shore bleaching across the islands.
The animals are unable to find enough sea ice, where they usually rest in the Arctic Ocean.
New study shows plastic junk floating on the world’s oceans, but it’s not as much as feared.
Biologists say the first pair of eggs laid in Louisiana in more than 75 years were infertile but lessons were learned that will help efforts to breed whooping cranes in the wild.
Massive slide of mud, trees and rocks destroyed six houses in rural Washington.
Previously unknown earthquake faults may run deep through eastern Washington.
Another winter high tide has officials at the state Department of Ecology encouraging people to take along their cameras if they’re headed to the beach.
These extremely high tides that happen once or twice a year may temporarily flood roads, parking lots and beaches.