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The Planet, 1999, Fall



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Publication Date

Fall 1999


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

Editor in Chief

Powell, Shane


Western Washington University


Bellingham, WA

Production Staff

Managing Editor: Kayley Mendenhall; Design: Shellie Liman; Staff Writers: Skye Thompson, Erica Oakley, Erin Armstrong, Christine W. Ross, Patrick McKay-Beach, Lisa Beck, Kimberly Colleran

Photography Editor

Powell, Shane

Publisher (Digital Object)

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

Table of Contents

Living Legend: The father of preservation shares a cup of tea and confides his advice for the new millennium. By Skye Thompson

Environmental Episodes: From pioneers of preservation to tourists and televisions, environmental history carries on. By Erica Oakley

Urban Overload: Adding 29 cities the size of Tacoma to the Puget Sound area in the next 50 years, will change the climate of life in our state. By Erin Armstrong

Waves of Warning: In many ways, the future of Washington State will be gauged by the survival of a swimming species. By Christine W. Ross

Academic Activism: A history of Huxley College reveals a fervent student body fighting similar battles to decades past. By Patrick McKay-Beach

The Nature of Generations: For Bellingham, many of yesterday’s struggles reflect those of today. By Lisa Beck

A Future with an Attitude: A new millennium approaches; our accomplishments depend on our perspectives. By Kim Colleran

Take It or Leave It: The Planet staff decides what to take and what to leave in the new millennium. By Staff




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, 1999, Fall

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