Ashley Ahearn / KUOW

Job Title

Multimedia journalist, based in Seattle at KUOW Public Radio

Bio

Most of the time we don't know where Ashley is. That's because she's usually managed to get lost or to drop her means of communication into one waterbody or another. As a newcomer to the region, Ashley brings a healthy dose of incredulity about what goes on around here. "Wait, you truck fish around dams?" or "You grow fish in a hatchery and then set them free into rivers? Is that kind of like keeping chickens?" As a transplant from Los Angeles most recently (where she got her masters in science journalism at USC) she's tended to report on rivers that are nicely cemented in, so she's very excited about all the freerange waterways up here. Radio will always be Ashley's first love (she got her start working for the show Living on Earth on Public Radio International) but she's pretty excited about this whole "multimedia" thing everyone's talking about.

Ashley's been known to develop crushes on inanimate objects such as rivers, hip waders and reliable recording equipment. At scientific conferences she sneaks pictures of the highly fashionable forms of footwear on parade, with special attention to the combination of wool socks and tevas often sported by ecologists and biologists. She then tweets those pictures, so follow her on Twitter.

We like Ashley because we know that even though she's often MIA, she always comes back with a story.

Contact

email | desk 206-616-5708 | cell 978-578-5944 | twitter | facebook | google+


Recent Articles:

Rafting The Dam-Free Elwha

Aug. 26, 2014

A Visit To The Largest Elwha River Dam In Its Final Moments

Aug. 22, 2014

Gov. Inslee's Wastewater Plant Tour Highlights Sea Rise Woes

July 29, 2014

Study: Coal Project Would Help One Puget Sound County But Others Would Pay

July 24, 2014

Oil Train Tanker Cars Derail In Seattle

July 24, 2014

New Report: Oso Landslide Rooted In Long History Of Slides

July 22, 2014

EarthFix Conversation: Puget Sound Whales For Sale

July 22, 2014

New Polling Shows Support In Northwest For Limits On Greenhouse Gas Emissions

July 10, 2014

Washingtonians Could Safely Eat More Fish Under New Water Pollution Rules

July 9, 2014

Rail Workers Raise Doubts About Safety Culture As Oil Trains Roll On

July 2, 2014

Why Are There So Few Mosquitos In Seattle?

June 19, 2014

Scientists Close In On What’s Killing Sea Stars

June 15, 2014

Under New EPA Rules, Washington To Face Deepest Mandatory Cuts In CO2 Emissions

June 11, 2014

Regulators Discuss The Future Of Coal-Fired Power In The West

June 4, 2014

Federal Rules On CO2 Emissions To Bolster Action In The Northwest

June 2, 2014

EarthFix Conversation: A Stand-Up Economist's Take On Capping Carbon

June 2, 2014

Oso Highlights A Policy Challenge: Development Pressure Vs. Landslide Risk

May 29, 2014

One County’s Controversial Move To Protect Homeowners From Landslide Risk

May 28, 2014

EarthFix Conversation: Gina McCarthy, Head of the EPA, Talks Climate Change

May 22, 2014

Vandal releases 25,000 Steelhead From Seattle-Area Hatchery

May 13, 2014

EarthFix Conversation: The X Prize of Ocean Acidification

May 13, 2014

New Study: Glacial Collapse In Antarctica 'Unstoppable'

May 13, 2014

Local Coal? A Mom And Pop Coal Mine Near Seattle Looks To Get Back To Work

May 9, 2014

School Districts Explore Solutions For Excessive Portable Classroom Use

May 9, 2014

'They Have To Go': The Environmental And Health Costs Of Portable Classrooms

May 7, 2014

New Study: Acidifying Ocean Destroying Sea Butterflies

May 1, 2014

Wash. Gov. Inslee Signs Executive Order On State Greenhouse Gas Emissions Reductions

April 29, 2014

Residents Voice Fear And Concern Over Grays Harbor Oil Terminals

April 25, 2014

New Study: Mercury Found In Sport Fish In Remote Northwest Lakes

April 21, 2014

Pollution Is Not The Top Priority At Oso Landslide Site, But It Is A Concern

April 7, 2014

Living In The Shadow Of Landslide Risk

April 3, 2014

U.S.-China Talks On Shellfish Ban Lead To New Testing For Contaminants

March 31, 2014

Latest Landslide Science Not Connecting With County Planning

March 26, 2014

Authorities Relieved As Flow Levels Return To Normal Post-Landslide

March 24, 2014

EarthFix Conversation: 25 Years Later, Scientists Remember The Exxon Valdez

March 24, 2014

EarthFix Conversation: A Geologist's Take On The Tragic Stillaguamish Landslide

March 23, 2014

Washington Legislature Fails To Pass Any Oil Train Legislation

March 17, 2014

Talks Set In Beijing On West Coast Shellfish Ban

March 13, 2014

Controversial Olympic Peninsula Timber Sale Pits Environment Against Education

March 6, 2014

Navy Looks To Renew Permits For Bombing And Sonar Exercises In The Northwest

Feb. 21, 2014

Navy Says Failed Pump Led To Oily Wastewater Spill In Puget Sound

Feb. 12, 2014

Coal Terminal Near Longview Set For Environmental Review

Feb. 12, 2014

Up To 2,000 Gallons Of Oily Water Spilled In Hood Canal

Feb. 11, 2014

Stalking Puget Sound Steelhead With Science

Feb. 11, 2014

EarthFix Conversation: Snowshoeing With Sally Jewell

Feb. 6, 2014

Secretary Of The Interior Tours Mount Rainier National Park, Talks Climate Change

Feb. 4, 2014

Feds Declare Salmon Fishery Disaster For Washington Tribes

Jan. 28, 2014

Video: Blowing Stuff Up On The Elwha

Jan. 27, 2014

Wild Fish Group Announces Plan To Sue Over Hatchery Fish In Puget Sound

Jan. 27, 2014

Developing A Taste For Geoduck In The Northwest

Jan. 27, 2014

New Legislation Calls For Transparency On Oil Moving Through Washington

Jan. 22, 2014

New Study: China Exporting Goods And Air Pollution To U.S.

Jan. 21, 2014

Legislation Revived To Protect 126,000 Acres Of Olympic Peninsula

Jan. 17, 2014

Senate Panel Questions Ecology On Review Of Coal Terminal

Jan. 16, 2014

Scientists Say Stop Worrying About Fukushima Radioactivity In Fish

Jan. 16, 2014

Northwest Officials Receive Little Information On Oil-By-Rail Shipments

Jan. 9, 2014

Wash. Officials Say Shellfish Is Safe For China To Import

Jan. 7, 2014

Federal Agency Issues Safety Alert For Oil Trains

Jan. 2, 2014

China Ban On West Coast Shellfish Hits Tribal Divers

Dec. 24, 2013

The Politics At Play In China's Ban On West Coast Shellfish Imports

Dec. 23, 2013

Feds: Coal Companies Must Pay To Suppress Dust From Trains

Dec. 20, 2013

China Imposes First-Ever West Coast Shellfish Ban

Dec. 12, 2013

Lawsuits Put NW Fish Hatcheries In The Crosshairs

Dec. 11, 2013

Changing Of The PR Guard For Coal Export Proponents

Dec. 4, 2013

EarthFix Conversation: A Call For Philosophical Shift On Use Of Hatcheries

Nov. 29, 2013

Coal Ships And Tribal Fishing Grounds

Nov. 26, 2013

Documents Reveal Coal Exporter Disturbed Native American Archaeological Site At Cherry Point

Nov. 25, 2013

New Research: Lab Fish Fed Plastic More Likely To Develop Tumors, Liver Problems

Nov. 21, 2013

National Polling: American Electorate Sees Effects Of Climate Change And Wants Action

Nov. 18, 2013

State Blocks Permits For 2 Grays Harbor Oil Terminals

Nov. 14, 2013

U.S. Oil Glut Spurs Talk In Congress Of Oil Exports ... Did Someone Say Something About Trains?

Nov. 8, 2013

County Council Election Results Show No Love For Coal

Nov. 6, 2013

New Research Provides Evidence Of Coal Dust Escaping From Trains

Nov. 4, 2013

New Report: Puget Sound Still In 'Critical Condition' But Don't Unplug Life Support Yet

Nov. 1, 2013

West Coast States, B.C., To Align Carbon Reduction Efforts

Oct. 25, 2013

Governor Inslee's Climate Hearing In Seattle Draws Large Environmental Crowd

Oct. 24, 2013

Watch Awesome Salmon Footage From The Elwha

Oct. 23, 2013

Controversial Oil-By-Rail Terminal Back On The Table For Vancouver, Wash.

Oct. 18, 2013

The County Council Election That Could Mean Big Things For Coal Exports

Oct. 17, 2013

Group Sues EPA To Address Ocean Acidification Under Clean Water Act

Oct. 16, 2013

Final Public Meeting For Longview Coal Project In Tacoma

Oct. 16, 2013

Enviros and Fish Groups File Lawsuit To Raise Fish Consumption Standards

Oct. 11, 2013

Slideshow: Anti-Coal Totem Pole Journey Arrives At Cherry Point

Sept. 30, 2013

Video: "Cellular Vampirism" - Toxic Algae Prey On Other Single-Celled Organisms Under The Microscope

Sept. 30, 2013

Toxic Algal Blooms And Warming Waters: The Climate Connection

Sept. 30, 2013

EarthFix Conversation: Lummi Tribal Carver Takes Giant Totem Pole On 'Healing' Journey

Sept. 26, 2013

Green Jobs Are Plentiful In Washington -- If You Define Them Loosely

Sept. 24, 2013

Documents Reveal Army Corps' Earlier Concerns About Coal Trains And Wetlands

Sept. 16, 2013

New Bill In The House Will 'Streamline' Army Corps Environmental Review Process

Sept. 11, 2013

Behind The Corps/ Ecology Break Up Over Coal

Sept. 9, 2013

Army Corps Goes Its Own Way On Longview Coal Review

Sept. 6, 2013

What's Funny About A Carbon Tax? Ask A 'Stand-Up Economist'

Sept. 3, 2013

Washington Tribes Grow Impatient With Fish-Killing Dam

Aug. 29, 2013

Shell Moving Ahead On Oil Train Project For Puget Sound Refinery

Aug. 28, 2013

Wash. Gov. Inslee Talks Clean Tech And Fossil Fuel Exports

Aug. 22, 2013

Can-Am Leaders Launch Salmon Recovery Effort

Aug. 21, 2013

Seattle Mayor's Coal Economics Study Released

Aug. 20, 2013

Public Scoping For Longview Coal Export Terminal To Begin

Aug. 9, 2013

Tracking An Alpine Frog That Chuckles And Beeps For Climate Change Research

Aug. 7, 2013

EPA Issues $500,000 Fine For Wetlands Destruction At Port Of Tacoma

Aug. 5, 2013

Washington Indian Tribe Formally Opposes Coal Export Terminal

Aug. 2, 2013

Climate Change & Rail Transport Will Be Included When Measuring Coal Export Project's Impact

July 31, 2013

Diarrhetic Shellfish Toxin Closes Beaches In South Puget Sound For First Time

July 24, 2013

Washington Enviro Groups Intend to Sue EPA Over Inadequate State Fish Consumption Rates

July 23, 2013

Field Notes: Of Mountain Goats And Alpine Frogs

July 19, 2013

Crayfish Turf Wars Of The Northwest

July 15, 2013

Elwha Hatchery Loses Half Its Fish

July 11, 2013

Vancouver Port Hesitating On Proposed Oil Train Terminal

July 10, 2013

Canada's Oil Train Disaster Sparks Northwest Concern

July 8, 2013

What About The Climate Change Costs Of Exporting Coal?

June 18, 2013

Army Corps Says Climate Change, NW Region, Won't Be Part of Coal Export Reviews

June 18, 2013

Seattle's Dirty River Offers Gift Of Green Jobs

June 17, 2013

Government Report: Coal Companies Are Pocketing Millions At Taxpayers' Expense

June 11, 2013

Environmental Groups Sue Railway, Others For Dumping Coal

June 5, 2013

Puget Sound Gets Troubling Report Card On Sediment Contamination

June 4, 2013

Taking Killer Whale Research To The Classroom

June 3, 2013

EPA's Duwamish Cleanup Plan Draws Skepticism

May 30, 2013

Deal Struck To Preserve Peninsula Shoreline And Forestland

May 29, 2013

Crowdfunding Coal Science

May 21, 2013

Vanquishing Zombie Fishing Nets In Puget Sound

May 21, 2013

Underwater Earthquake Recordings Reveal Mysterious Whale's Calls

May 16, 2013

Time To Speak Is Now On $305m Duwamish Cleanup Plan

May 13, 2013

Which Fish Get To Recolonize After Elwha's Dams Are Gone?

May 9, 2013

Coal Company Drops Plans For Export Terminal On Columbia

May 8, 2013

Elwha River: Recovery Proceeds Despite Sediment Setbacks

May 8, 2013

Sediment Woes For Port Angeles Water Treatment Facility Put Elwha Dam Removal On Hold

April 22, 2013

New Anti-Coal Coalition Launches

April 22, 2013

Getting Ready For World's Largest Underwater Observatory

April 17, 2013

New Protections Proposed For Octopuses in Puget Sound

April 15, 2013

What Climate Change Could Mean for Northwest Landslides

April 12, 2013

No Coal For Grays Harbor But Maybe Oil

April 11, 2013

Bringing Art To Narwhal Research In The Arctic

April 9, 2013

Environmentalists Announce Water Pollution Lawsuit Over Escaped Coal

April 2, 2013

Controversial Monkey Introduction Program Gains Ground In The Face Of Climate Change

April 1, 2013

What’s In The Water Under The Ballard Rail Bridge?

March 28, 2013

New Study: Seattle's Unhealthiest Zip Code

March 27, 2013

Washington Set To Pass Legislation On Derelict Vessels But Funding Problems Remain

March 25, 2013

Washington State Passes Legislation To Tackle Greenhouse Gas Emissions

March 25, 2013

President Obama Creates National Monument In Washington's San Juan Islands

March 21, 2013

New Study Shows Increase In Stormy Weather In Western Washington

March 20, 2013

Coal Dust's Environmental Impacts

March 12, 2013

What Coal-Train Dust Means For Human Health

March 11, 2013

Sierra Club Files Lawsuit Against Montana Coal Plant

March 6, 2013

Tribal Fisherman Sees Coal Threat Looming

March 5, 2013

EPA's Pricetag For Duwamish Cleanup Exceeds $300M

Feb. 27, 2013

Conservation Group: Fish Fraud A National Problem, But Less Severe In The NW

Feb. 21, 2013

Oregon and Washington Politicians Top Environmental Voting Charts

Feb. 20, 2013

Wash. Gov. Inslee Sets Sights On 'Defeating' Climate Change

Feb. 12, 2013

Inslee Appoints New Director Of Washington Department Of Ecology

Feb. 11, 2013

Washington To Consider Ocean Acidification Legislation

Feb. 8, 2013

EarthFix Conversation: Salmon Use Earth's Magnetic Field To Go Home

Feb. 7, 2013

Ranching in Coal Country

Feb. 7, 2013

Officials Propose Protection For Wolverine Under Endangered Species Act

Feb. 1, 2013

New Poll: Coal Exports Winning Support In Washington

Jan. 31, 2013

Washington Labor Leader Counts Jobs As Coal's Big Benefit

Jan. 30, 2013

Tidal Power Project In Puget Sound One Step Closer To Approval

Jan. 28, 2013

Searching The Olympic Forest For The Elusive Marten

Jan. 18, 2013

What Climate Change Means For Seattle And The Northwest

Jan. 14, 2013

Wolverines Under Consideration For Endangered Species Status

Jan. 9, 2013

Talk Of A Carbon Tax In The Northwest

Jan. 7, 2013

EarthFix Conversations: Patrolling Washington's Roadless Coast By Kayak For Tsunami Debris

Jan. 3, 2013

Strong Opposition In Seattle For Gateway Pacific Terminal

Dec. 13, 2012

Coal Port Hearing In Seattle

Dec. 13, 2012

Where Coal Divides, Community Remains

Dec. 11, 2012

Paid Temps Do the Waiting So Coal Backers Don't Have To

Dec. 5, 2012

Oil Trains On The Rise In The Northwest

Dec. 4, 2012

Coal Exports Fire Up A NW Washington Crowd

Nov. 29, 2012

Acidifying Water Takes Toll On Northwest Shellfish

Nov. 27, 2012

Northwest's State-Of-The-Art Treatment Plant Reaches Milestone

Nov. 16, 2012

Seattle: More Coal Trains Would Increase Delays

Nov. 5, 2012

How Northwest Ports Are Curbing Their Emissions

Oct. 30, 2012

$178 Million Smart Grid Project Launches In Northwest

Oct. 24, 2012

Harvesting The Urban Fruit Forest

Oct. 22, 2012

How We Got Into Such A Mess With Stormwater

Oct. 17, 2012

Clean Water: The Next Act - The Stormwater Mess

Oct. 16, 2012

Western WA Fire Out But Fears Linger For Spawning Salmon

Oct. 10, 2012

Environmental Review Set For Columbia River Coal Export Site

Oct. 9, 2012

Washington Gubernatorial Candidates On The Environment

Oct. 8, 2012

Field Notes: Unlocking The Secrets (And Sounds) Of Orcas Underwater

Oct. 1, 2012

Tribes Of The Northwest Say 'No Short Cuts' For Coal Export Proposals

Sept. 27, 2012

The 'Grand Duchess Of Jellyfish' And Her Life Of Research In Puget Sound

Sept. 25, 2012

Kill Order Issued For An Entire Washington Wolf Pack

Sept. 21, 2012

Podcast: Suctioning Rivers For Gold; Tapping Them For Soft Drinks

Sept. 21, 2012

Wash. Tribe Comes Out Against Coal Export Terminal

Sept. 20, 2012

Podcast: Feminized Fish And Chemicals Escaping From Our Homes

Sept. 14, 2012

Feminized Fish: A Side Effect Of Emerging Contaminants

Sept. 13, 2012

Clean Water: The Next Act - Feminized Fish

Sept. 12, 2012

Podcast: Listening to Orcas, Testing Puget Sound And Debating Gillnet Fishing

Sept. 7, 2012

EarthFix Conversations: So, How's Puget Sound?

Sept. 6, 2012

Do You Hear What I Hear? Recording Orcas Underwater

Sept. 5, 2012

Kill Order Re-Issued For Washington's Wedge Pack

Sept. 4, 2012

Washington Wolves Get A Reprieve From Government Kill Order

Aug. 30, 2012

Local Biofuel Efforts Get A Boost With Fat Algae

Aug. 29, 2012

American Coal Companies Look To The Northwest For Export Opportunities

Aug. 23, 2012

What Wyoming Coal Means For The Northwest - The View From Coal Country

Aug. 22, 2012

Puget Sound Tidal Energy Project Challenged By Japanese Company

Aug. 13, 2012

Seattle Seafood Company Agrees to Pay Air Pollution Settlement

Aug. 13, 2012

EarthFix Conversations: Rep. Jim McDermott Talks About His Coal Tax Bill

Aug. 13, 2012

EarthFix Conversations: Why Washington Officials Killed An Endangered Wolf

Aug. 9, 2012

King County Opens The Door For Heat Energy From Wastewater

Aug. 3, 2012

Effort Launched To Strip Protection For Puget Sound Orcas

Aug. 2, 2012

Washington's New Stormwater Regs Promote Green Development

Aug. 1, 2012

Study: "Megadrought" The New Norm In The West

July 30, 2012

Clean Water: The Next Act - How Clean Is Clean?

July 19, 2012

Polluted Waters: How Clean Is Clean?

July 19, 2012

Clean Water: The Next Act - Industrial Pollution

July 18, 2012

Clean Water Act's Anti-Pollution Goals Prove Elusive

July 18, 2012

Marine Toxins Stop Northwest Shellfish Harvesting

July 10, 2012

The Call (And Noise) Of The Open Road

June 25, 2012

Tackling Water Pollution One Creek At A Time

June 14, 2012

Wash. Gubernatorial Hopefuls Weigh In On Coal

June 12, 2012

What's Stressing Orcas Out? Think Portion Size

June 6, 2012

20 Sea Lions Dead, Most from Gunshots, On Northwest Coast

June 5, 2012

Spring Brings New Life To Washington's Recovering Elwha River

June 5, 2012

Delayed Removal Of Sunken Vessel To Cost Almost $2 Million

May 31, 2012

Why An Alaska Mine Worries Fishermen In The Northwest

May 30, 2012

Seattle City Council Votes Against Regional Coal Exports

May 29, 2012

Deadly Virus Makes First Appearance in Washington Salmon Farm

May 25, 2012

Ending Puget Sound's Bad Acid Trip

May 24, 2012

Algae And Acidification: Connecting The Dots, From The Air

May 22, 2012

Coast Guard Understated Fuel Aboard Derelict Ship

May 18, 2012

Report Inconclusive On What Killed Orca L112

May 15, 2012

A Man And The Orcas

May 15, 2012

Algae Boom in Puget Sound

May 14, 2012

New Research: Hatchery Salmon Posing Problems For Wild Stocks

May 13, 2012

Borrow A Bee And Your Honey Is Free

May 1, 2012

EarthFix Conversation: Protecting Endangered Whales? There's An App For That

April 27, 2012

New Study Details Oil Tanker Spill Risk In Puget Sound

April 27, 2012

New Restrictions On Cruise Ship Waste For Seattle Waters

April 24, 2012

Shall Jellyfish Inherit the Earth’s Oceans?

April 22, 2012

Washington Not Ready For Implications Of B.C. Pipeline Expansion

April 16, 2012

EarthFix Conversations: Counting Up Coal's CO2

April 10, 2012

Investigation Launched Into Orca Death

April 5, 2012

EarthFix Conversations: Catching Up With Orcas

April 5, 2012

On The Ground In Grays Harbor: What's The Word On That New Export Terminal?

April 2, 2012

1,000 Acres Up For Conservation In The San Juan Islands

March 28, 2012

Increased Coal Train Traffic Could Mean Bad News For Public Health

March 27, 2012

EarthFix Conversations: Coal Coming Through A Community Near You?

March 26, 2012

Environmental Review Process Kicks Off For Gateway Pacific Terminal Near Bellingham

March 21, 2012

Navy Looks To Renew Permits For Sonar Testing In Northwest

March 19, 2012

Farming Geoducks: A Mixed Bag For Tidal Critters

March 6, 2012

Gregoire Approves Columbia Gorge Wind Project

March 5, 2012

The Case Of The Stolen Geoducks

Feb. 29, 2012

Tsunami Debris Update: Coming Our Way In 2013

Feb. 28, 2012

State Funding Not Available To Deal With Largest Derelict Vessels

Feb. 22, 2012

Earthfix Conversations: Google Earth An Enviro Big Brother?

Feb. 15, 2012

King County Does The Numbers On Greenhouse Gas Emissions

Feb. 13, 2012

Sun Setting On Sunset Falls?

Feb. 13, 2012

Mountain Goat Population On The Rise In Olympic National Park

Feb. 9, 2012

Cruising Puget Sound For Toxic Algae Hot Spots

Feb. 4, 2012

Washington to Require Insurers to Disclose Plans for Climate Change

Feb. 2, 2012

Salmon Go To School

Jan. 30, 2012

EarthFix Conversation: EPA Administrator Lisa Jackson

Jan. 27, 2012

EPA Administrator Lisa Jackson Hosts Town Hall At UW

Jan. 26, 2012

Environmentalists File Lawsuit Against Naval Testing Along Northwest Coast

Jan. 26, 2012

Will NW Environment Pay For Road Salt's Benefits?

Jan. 23, 2012

Empire of Dirt Gives Way to the Return of the Salmon

Jan. 23, 2012

Protections Added for Endangered Sea Turtle's Northwest Habitat

Jan. 20, 2012

New Study: Biofuel From Seaweed - It's All About The Microbes

Jan. 19, 2012

EarthFix Conversations: NOAA The Red-Headed Step Child Among Gov. Agencies? Not Really

Jan. 17, 2012

Possible Tsunami Debris Washing Up On Northwestern Shores

Jan. 13, 2012

New Regs Proposed For Cruise Ship Wastewater in Washington

Jan. 13, 2012

Got Wolves? Washington Does

Jan. 4, 2012

Clock's Ticking On Innovative Land Deal Near Seattle

Dec. 29, 2011

EarthFix Conversation: Top Enviro-Law Issues For 2012

Dec. 27, 2011

And Baby Makes 89 (Orcas in Puget Sound)

Dec. 21, 2011

New Research Shows Hatchery Fish Adapting To Captivity Within One Generation

Dec. 19, 2011

What's Wrong With Gov. Gregoire's Washington State Shellfish Initiative?

Dec. 15, 2011

Canadian Government Holds Hearing On Deadly Salmon Virus

Dec. 15, 2011

How Much Seafood Is the NW Eating? The Answer Impacts Water Quality

Dec. 13, 2011

Field Notes: 7,000 Acres For Sale In Seattle's Backyard

Dec. 12, 2011

New Initiative Puts Shellfish To Work

Dec. 9, 2011

Water Pollution: The Source Be With You

Dec. 7, 2011

Puget Sound Petroleum Poses Harm To Fish

Dec. 5, 2011

EarthFix: Undamming the Elwha

Dec. 1, 2011

More Reports of ISA in Wild and Farmed Salmon Uncovered

Nov. 29, 2011

NW Readiness for Oil Spills Drops As Risks Increase

Nov. 28, 2011

What Keystone Pipeline Delay Could Mean For NW Tanker Traffic

Nov. 14, 2011

The Five Coolest Things about Ocean-Exploring Robots

Nov. 14, 2011

Scientists On the Trail of a Potential Salmon Killer

Nov. 9, 2011

Canada Denies Its Salmon Are Infected With Deadly Virus

Nov. 8, 2011

New Report Details Toxics in Puget Sound

Nov. 4, 2011

Get Ready, Northwest: Here Comes La Niña, Round Two

Nov. 3, 2011

EarthFix Conversations: Sealing the Deal on PCBs and Marine Mammals

Oct. 28, 2011

Field Notes: San Juan Islands' Oil Safety Darling

Oct. 25, 2011

EarthFix Conversations: Sick Wild Salmon

Oct. 18, 2011

EarthFix Conversations: A Documentary About Alaska's Controversial Pebble Mine

Oct. 18, 2011

Northwest Hydropower Gets Small

Oct. 17, 2011

All Aboard! Fish Busing On The Cowlitz Hits A Road Block

Oct. 7, 2011

New Study Compares Carcinogen Levels Around Washington State

Oct. 4, 2011

EarthFix Conversations: a live chat with Eric Becker, director of Sound and Vision

Oct. 4, 2011

EarthFix Conversations: The Planet Needs a Rolaid

Sept. 28, 2011

Region's Newest Wastewater Treatment Plant Opens Saturday

Sept. 21, 2011

A Warming Climate May Lead To More Extreme Weather In The Northwest

Sept. 16, 2011

New Studies Track Pollution in Samish Bay

Sept. 9, 2011

Seattle Takes the Lead on Green Buildings

Sept. 9, 2011

Using Trees to Guide Water Resource Management

Sept. 8, 2011

Proposal Puts National Security Ahead of Environmental Protection

Sept. 6, 2011

Field Notes: For the Love of Tree Rings

Aug. 30, 2011

Harnessing Tides In The Northwest

Aug. 23, 2011

Series: Undamming the Elwha

Aug. 19, 2011

A Tribe Opts For Hatcheries to Bring Fish to the Elwha

Aug. 17, 2011

Otters Connect the Elwha's Salmon to the Olympics' Forests

Aug. 16, 2011

Scientists Measure What Dams Have Done to the Elwha

Aug. 15, 2011

Fix Your Coordinates: Explore the Elwha

Aug. 15, 2011

Field Notes: My First Date With the Elwha

Aug. 11, 2011

Management Plan Finalized For Wolf Recovery In Washington

Aug. 2, 2011

Army Corps of Engineers Slow To Release Report On Puget Sound Oil Tankers

July 29, 2011

Gray Whale Washes Ashore on Puget Sound

July 27, 2011

Tribal Canoe Journey and Science Connect in Salish Sea

July 25, 2011

Banking On New Wetlands When Old Ones Vanish

July 22, 2011

Puget Sound Orca Poop is a 'Treasure Trove' For Researchers

July 10, 2011

Breeding a Better Oyster in Puget Sound

June 16, 2011

Tidal Power's Environmental Impact in Puget Sound

June 13, 2011

Snowpack Science Reveals Changing Climate

June 12, 2011

Microplastics: Harmful Marine Trash You Can't See

June 12, 2011

Algal Blooms Are Bad News for Salmon

June 9, 2011