School of Environmental and Forest Sciences professor Aaron Wirsing wants to know how wolves in Washington State are shaping local ecosystems. QUEST spent time with Wirsing in the field to learn more about his research and the ideas behind the "ecology of fear."Watch the video »
Washington Sea Grant based at the University of Washington has passed a lifesaving milestone: its field agents conducted their 100th Coast Guard-certified Safety at Sea class for tribal and commercial fishers, teaching them how to survive the mishaps and disasters that have claimed hundreds of lives in Washington’s turbulent waters.
Fittingly enough, this two-day class was held as rain poured and the wind raged up to 40 miles per hour.