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The Planet, Spring 1998, Borderlands



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Publication Date

Fall 1998


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

Editor in Chief

Derek Reiber

Photography Editor

Ryan Dunn and Ryan Hooser


John Miles


Western Washington University

Associate Editors, Production Assistants, and Writers

Managing Editor: Anita White; Graphic Design: Derek Reiber, Anita White; Illustrators: Chad Crowe, Jason Kelly; Staff Writers: Joe Ackerson, Robert Bart, Matt Collins, Christopher Miller, Shane Powell, Amy Robinson, Sarah Ruether, Phillip Sampson IV, Ben Sanders, Chris Sunde; Business Manager: Teari Brown

Table of Contents


A look at the progress of Canada's Endangered Species Act. By Christopher Miller

Beyond Borders

New plans for an old bioregion from Yellowstone to the Yukon. By Chris Sunde and Ben Sanders

Looking Forward by Looking Back

Just how different is Canada's environmental history? By Amy Robinson

You Can Smell It

The direction of air pollution along the border. By Phillip Sampson IV

Nature Has No Borders

How paranoia and Congress halted Cascadia Park. By Shane Powell

Sewer Solutions

Victoria's sewage choices for our Puget Sound. By Joe Ackerson

The Slippery State of Salmon

Are the hatcheries there for the fish or fishermen? By Robert Bart

The Uncertain Future of Organics

Differing border laws change the meaning of organic. By Sarah Ruether

Blurring the Boundries

Creating new boundries with computer technology. By Matt Collins


Publication at Western Washington University

Publisher (Digital Object)

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

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.

Geographic Coverage

Washington (State)


Environmental Sciences | Higher Education | Journalism Studies


Huxley College of the Environment, Western Washington University, Student publication, Ecology, Environmental Studies


Bellingham, WA


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The Planet, 1998, Spring


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