- Western wildfires: Progress against Washington fires Updated: Jul-02-15 2:07 am
Fire crews have reported progress fighting wildfires in tinder-dry, drought-stricken Washington state, as well as in Nevada.
- Warm temperatures a boon for stink bugs in the Northwest Updated: Jun-23-15 5:04 pm
VANCOUVER, Washington - On a hot June day, Joe Beaudoin ducked into the shade of his orchard to check for peaches with shallow dimples - the telltale signs left by the brown marmorated stink bug.
- Drought speeds decline of beloved California desert species Updated: Jun-07-15 7:27 pm
LOS ANGELES - In the California desert, Joshua tree seedlings are shriveling up and dying before they get the chance to put down strong roots, and ecologist Cameron Barrows wants the details.