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New on 500px : Falls Creek Falls by MichaelWhite by MichaelWhite

The upper portion of Falls Creek Falls in Washington is so majestic. I’m gonna have to find a way to get up there.

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Siouxon Creek: Still no Bigfoot

Since the 1950s, Bigfoot has been sighted in Skamania County, WA more than 50 times.  Sadly, the closest I came to seeing him today was this silhouette on the Chelatchie Prairie General Store (that I’m aware of–Bigfoot is notoriously skittish and the woods were pretty deep) on the way to the Siouxon Creek trail head. 818 more words

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"Slow Awakening: Ecology’s Role in Shaping Forest Fire Policy"

In this article-length guest blog post, retired U.S. Forest Service research forester Stephen F. Arno discusses why fire management is impeded today and says we need to look at the history of fire policy in tandem with the development of the science of disturbance ecology to gain a better understanding of the issue.  5,784 more words

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