Protecting Healthy Flows in the Spokane River

Protecting Healthy Flows in the Spokane River In 2015, the Washington Department of Ecology implemented an instream flow rule for the Spokane River that establishes summer flows that are so low as to threaten existing uses, including aquatic habitat for fish and...

Washington Sustainable Agriculture

Washington State Sustainable Agriculture The water quality of Washington state’s Puget Sound has been and continues to be degraded by pollution from factory farms called concentrated animal feeding operations (CAFOs). Although there are approximately 1,200 CAFOs...