The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers and local port officials describe dredging as an urgent need at Idaho’s only seaport. Critics call it a boondoggle and a setback to salmon and lamprey recovery.
Hundreds of millions of gallons of radioactive water were released from the Fukushima Daiichi Nuclear Power Station after the earthquake and tsunami of 2011 hit Japan. That’s made many people nervous about eating fish caught on this side of the Pacific Ocean.
A wide array of tiny marine critters are struggling to survive in Bellingham Bay, according to a recently released report from the Washington Department of Ecology.
Researchers are studying whether mycofiltration can effectively clean up polluted runoff.
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