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The Planet, Spring 1990, The Beauties and the Beasts of Bellingham



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Publication Date

Spring 1990


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

Editor in Chief

Sara Olason


Western Washington University


Bellingham, WA

Production Staff

Managing Editor: Michael J. Lehnert; Artists: Joel West, Sharon Bettis; Contributors: Kim Clay, Tim Northern, Peter Donaldson, Thomas Noland, Michael Purcell, Ruth Noellgen, Chuck Roskaim, Matt Hanewald, Rich Fotheringill, Tim Kohler, Gary Gray, Darla Sidles; Graphics Adviser: Roderick C. Burton


Frome, Michael

Publisher (Digital Object)

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

Table of Contents

City Trees: Urban forestry brings clean air, beauty and homes for wildlife to Bellingham

What Goes Up: Big‘City air pollution problems may soon plague our pristine region

Whatcom Watchdogs: Find out how you can help your neighbors protect the local environment

City Critters: Urban wildlife is vital to the health of our city - but the animals need our help

Beaches: How to discover the wonderful world between the local tides

German Perspective: West German visitor questions her new world - and finds new questions for her homeland

Heart for the Soil: Local farmers prove land stewardship makes crops flourish

Turning the Tables: The Planet interviews Michael Frome




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, 1990, Spring

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