Washington State Department of Ecology

Hanford Waste
4:02 pm
Fri January 24, 2014

Washington State Slaps Fine For Mishandled Waste At Hanford

Anna King Northwest News Network

Originally published on Fri January 24, 2014 3:20 pm

Over the last several years, Hanford Nuclear Reservation managers have mishandled barrels and boxes of hazardous and radioactive waste in the central part of the site.

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Preservation Deal
6:24 pm
Wed May 29, 2013

Deal Struck To Preserve Peninsula Shoreline And Forestland

Credit Joe Mabel / Wikimedia Commons

A 535 acre chunk of Washington’s Kitsap Peninsula will be protected from future development under a 4.5 million dollar deal, announced Wednesday.

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New Stormwater Requirements
4:30 pm
Wed August 1, 2012

New Stormwater Regulations Promote Low Impact Development

Polluted stormwater runoff is the number one threat to clean water in the populated parts of the Northwest. Wednesday, the Washington State Department of Ecology issued new permits to manage the problem.

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