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Washington state agency releases climate-change plan, with calls for more renewable projects

Hilary Franz, Washington State Commissioner of Public Lands, greets firefighter Sarah Dean, left, of the West Thurston Regional Fire Authority at the Western Washington Interagency Fire Training Academy in the town of Rainier, Thurston County, Monday June 24, 2019. 210581

The department published its “Plan for Climate Resilience” this week in a 96-page document long on ambition but short on specifics in some areas.

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