King County farmlands, forests, shorelines, trails, urban green space and natural areas are a target of a conservation initiative by the county executive.
Lynda V. Mapes
Lynda specializes in coverage of the environment, natural history, and Native American tribes.
Restoring the natural shoreline at the Elwha River where it meets the sea is part of an ongoing battle to heal Puget Sound — along...
All that fluffy stuff swirling around in the air? It’s cottonwood, practicing its signature survival strategy
All that fluff you've seen in the air is a survival tactic for a tough species of tree.
A pair of wolverine kits are thriving in the south Cascades, tumbling and playing with their mother, new photos show.
The Lummi Nation tribe captured more than 40,000 of the escaped fish, 90 percent of all that were recovered.
A WSU wolf researcher takes the payment to go away in the settlement of a lawsuit over academic freedom.
Seattle split with Wells Fargo a year ago over the bank’s investments in the Dakota Access Pipeline and a fraud scandal. But the two are...
“She cries at night ... she wants to come home”: With a newly carved totem pole, the Lummi Nation has launched a more than 7,000-mile...