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The Planet, Spring 1998, Borderlands



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Publication Date

Fall 1998


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

Editor in Chief

Reiber, Derek


Western Washington University


Bellingham, WA

Production Staff

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

Photography Editor

Dunn, Ryan; Hooser, Ryan


Miles, John

Publisher (Digital Object)

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

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

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

Subject-Names (LCNAF)

Western Washington University--Students--Periodicals; Huxley College of the Environment--Students--Periodicals


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The Planet, 1998, Spring

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