Stories tagged: migration
Thu., May 17, 2018, 12:53 p.m.
Salmon migration lessons like fantasy football for fish, with 2,000 classrooms playing
To raise awareness about high mortality rates for steelhead and salmon in Puget Sound waters, “Survive the Sound” invites students to track juvenile steelhead as they travel to the ocean …
UPDATED: Wed., Jan. 17, 2018, 2:20 p.m.
Hungary seeks to punish those who aid illegal migration
A new set of laws would tax and possibly sanction Hungarian groups assisting illegal migration which receive foreign funding, Hungary’s government said Wednesday.
Sat., Oct. 7, 2017, 9:09 a.m.
Syrian dancers perform show about migration in Berlin
A group of Syrian dancers is going on tour across Germany with a show that tells of the plight that made them flee their homeland and of the hopes they …
Wed., Aug. 2, 2017, 10:01 a.m.
Mexico president denies he called Trump to praise migration policy
The Mexican government says President Enrique Pena Nieto did not call U.S. President Donald Trump to compliment his immigration policies, as Trump had claimed.
Sun., Feb. 19, 2017, 6 a.m.
Out & About: Swan, crane festivals celebrate migrations
OUTCOMING – The recent weather melt off makes spring bird migrations easier to fathom. Birds already are shifting gears in the hemisphere and some will be flying through this region …
Sat., Dec. 17, 2016, 8:28 a.m.
More than 7,100 migrant deaths in 2016 is a world record; most were in Mediterranean.
More migrants have died or disappeared in 2016 than in any previous recorded year, more than half of them in the Mediterranean Sea.
Sun., March 1, 2015
Out & About: Tundra swans lead parade of migrants
OUTHERE – February’s unseasonably warm weather kick-started spring bird migrations into the region. Among the largest and most obvious are the tundra swans that have been finding open water from …
Mon., March 11, 2013
Reverse migration: Spokane residents like their winters just fine
When fog hangs low in the pines and winter’s old snow melts sullenly on the potholed streets, Brooks Sackett feels no urge to fly south. The snowbird’s siren song – …