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Monthly Planet, Volume VII, Number 5, June 1986

Volume and Number

Vol. 7, Issue 5



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Western Washington University. Associated Students; Huxley College of the Environment; Huxley College of Environmental Studies

Editor in Chief

Miriam Ellard


Western Washington University


Bellingham, WA

Production Staff

Writers: Al Arkills, Randall Brower, John Brown, Craig Day, Michael Kane, Robin Mortimer, Colleen Majors, John Pavitt, Mary Pearsal, Kimberley Peterson, Melissa Rosaaen, Susanne Stevens, Jim Zirk; Artists: David Taylor, Mary Pearsal, Robin Mortimer, Michael Kane, Bethany Shipley; Advertising Manager: Bethany Shipley


Lynn Robbins

Publisher (Digital Object)

Resources made available by The Planet and Special Collections, Heritage Resources, Western Libraries, Western Washington University.

Table of Contents

Thoughts of a Commuser by Al Arkills

Nurture Nature: Adopt a Beach by Craig Day

Center Treats Injured Wildlife by Lori Rathbun

Hanford Revisited: Not Just an Ordinary Hometown by James Zirk

Agribusiness: Hungry for Profit by Robin Mortimer

Sail Power for Third World Fishing communities by Michael Kane

Lessons from China: Organic Farming by Kimberley Peterson

Food Co-operatives Struggle to Meet the Eighties Challenge by Susanne Stevens

Make Grain Not War: A Report on the World Game by James Zirk

“Fairhaven’s Own”: An Historic Town Comes Alive by Mary Pearsall

Stay Tuned: Public Radio in Bellingham by Colleen Majors

MagnetoHydroDynamics: Cleaner Energy for a Cleaner World by John Brown

Wilderness: Private Ownership = Public Good? by John Pavitt

Environmental Responsibility: Who’s is it?

Not Another Lecture on Responsibility: An “American” Approach to Recycling by Melissa Rosaaen




Publication at Western Washington University

Geographic Coverage

Washington (State); China; Developing countries


Environmental Sciences | Higher Education | Journalism Studies


Student publication, Ecology, Environmental Studies

Document Type


Subject-Topical (LCSH)

Human ecology – Washington (State)—Periodicals; Ecology—Washington (State) – Periodicals; Western Washington University--Students--Periodicals and Huxley College of the Environment -- Students --Periodicals.

Subject-Names (LCNAF)

Western Washington University; Huxley College of the Environment.


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