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Monthly Planet, Volume VII, Number IV, May 1986

Volume and Number

Vol. 7, Issue 4



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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, Douglas Dobyns, Teresa Hertz, 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

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

Table of Contents

Word Magic by John Brown

Vancouver Peace March by Douglas Dobyns

Shannon Point by Kimberley Peterson

Hanford . . . . . on the Inside by Michael Kane

Concrete Octopus Eats Planet!! . . . . Can We Stop It? by Robin Mortimer

“Where did THAT come from?”: How Developments get the “Okay” from the City by Susanne Stevens

The Phoenix Rises: Economic Regeneration by Randal Brower

Fresh Garbage: Cultivating Responsibility by Colleen Majors

Interview: Mayor Tim Douglas: Bellingham’s Approach to Recycling by John Brown

Nuclear Accidents . . . . . . Who Pays? by Teresa Hertz

The Not – So - Superfund by Craig Day

Battle of the Century: Hetch Hetchy Valley and America’s Awakening by John Pavitt

Bellingham Citizens Seek Peace in Central America by Nancy Uding and Chris Pastorino




Publication at Western Washington University

Geographic Coverage

Washington (State)


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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