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The Planet, Winter 2001, The Human Cost



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Publication Date

Winter 2001


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

Editor in Chief

Tiffany Campbell

Photography Editor

Chris Goodenow


Scott Brennan


Western Washington University

Associate Editors, Production Assistants, and Writers

Associate Editors: Sarah Crowley, Levi Pulkinnen; Online Editor: Grant Brissey; Contributing Editors: Lindsay Cornelius, Mike Van Dyke; Design: Rachel Erickson; Photographers: Chris Fuller, Angela D. Smith; Staff Writers: Michelle Burkhart, Nikole Coleman, Lisa M. Curdy, Nathaniel Fisher, Sabrina Johnson, Michael Koenan, Sarah Kopke, David Mosier, Matt Parker, Jennae Phtllippe, Isaac Sherrer, Katie Stephens, Patrick Taylor, Stephanie Woolett

Table of Contents

Sand, Seals and Skeletons. By Matt Parker

Playground Zero. By Sarah Kopke

Culture of Distortion. By Grant Brissey

Abuse of Power. By Nathaniel Fisher

The Downwinders. By Lisa M. Curdy

Thirsting for Justice. By Katie Stephens

A Poisoned Process. By Lindsay Cornelius

Spoiled Harvest. By Nikole Coleman

Crossing the Threshold. By Michelle Burkhart

Coastal Heritage. By Patrick Taylor


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, 2001, Winter



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