Stories tagged: streams
Mon., Dec. 19, 2016, 11:21 a.m.
Obama sets rule to protect streams near coal mines
The Obama administration on Monday set final rules designed to reduce the environmental impact of coal mining on the nation’s streams, a long-anticipated move that met quick resistance from Republicans …
Mon., April 29, 2013, midnight
The Rock Doc: Stream research goes with flow of technology
It’s obvious that streams and rivers carry cobbles, gravel and sand downstream. Geologists know streams move a lot of material at flood stage but, even during calmer water flow, streams …
Sun., June 12, 2011, midnight
Angler promotes ‘trash fish’
An Inland Northwest fishing guide has created a product to help anglers reduce stream litter one fouled fly, snipped leader or candy wrapper at a time. Tom Loder of Panhandle …
Thu., April 22, 2010, midnight
Weather service warns of rising rivers
The National Weather Service warned residents Wednesday that smaller streams and rivers are on the rise in the region after warm weather triggered a rush of snow melt.
Thu., April 19, 2007, midnight
Anglers get into the flow on region’s varied rivers
Lake fishing isn’t for everybody. Some anglers aren’t home unless they’re drifting down a river or feeling the grip of flowing water around their waders. Eastern Washington has numerous stream-fishing …