climate change

99 Bottles Of Beer...In Lake Chelan?
99 Bottles Of Beer...In Lake Chelan?
99 Bottles Of Beer...In Lake Chelan?
A troubling discovery by scientists in the deepest place on Earth has me wondering about what might lie at the bottom of our region's beloved Lake Chelan. The submersible, DSSV Pressure Drop, recently plunged where no human can safely go in simple scuba gear to make the alarming find - roughly 6...
Short says Bill Aimed Curbing Climate Change Would Hurt WA County
Short says Bill Aimed Curbing Climate Change Would Hurt WA County
Short says Bill Aimed Curbing Climate Change Would Hurt WA County
A bill that began in the Washington House targeting the state's response to climate change is now moving through the Senate after passing its initial chamber on March 3. House Bill 1181 (HB 1181) is designed to improve the state's response to climate change by making upgrades to its planning framework...
Chelan Co. Holding Climate Change Roundtable
Chelan Co. Holding Climate Change Roundtable
Chelan Co. Holding Climate Change Roundtable
Chelan County is hosting a public discussion on the future of climate change and building resiliency to its expected impacts. Commissioner Bob Bugert says the Climate Resilience Roundtable will give county residents an opportunity to voice their concerns and ideas about the subject...
Gov. Inslee Announces Climate Change Portion of Proposed Budget
Gov. Inslee Announces Climate Change Portion of Proposed Budget
Gov. Inslee Announces Climate Change Portion of Proposed Budget
Governor Inslee announced the "climate change" portion of his proposed biennial budget. A total of $428-million in investments…with a bulk of the money targeting transportation. "We cannot get on top of climate change unless we invest in the biggest sources of pollution. We kn ...
Film Takes Museum Members on Exploration of a Super Battery
Film Takes Museum Members on Exploration of a Super Battery
Film Takes Museum Members on Exploration of a Super Battery
Wenatchee Valley Museum and Cultural Center will present 'Search for the Super Battery' as a segment of the museum's environmental film series. The free movie that demonstrates the search and the importance of the 'perfect battery' is on the night of October 22 from 7-8...
Climate Scientist Says North Cascades National Park Heating Up More than Others
Climate Scientist Says North Cascades National Park Heating Up More than Others
Climate Scientist Says North Cascades National Park Heating Up More than Others
Far from being a future threat, climate change already is making national parks hotter and the effects could get much worse, according to a first-of-its-kind study. Researchers went back to 1895 to chart temperatures and found they're rising twice as fast in the country's national parks as they are in the rest of America...