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  • February 20
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  • Des Moines

Washington on Wheels: Odd and Innovative Transportation Ideas from the Pacific Northwest

Though Boeing is the best-known innovator in travel to have emerged from Washington State, there are many others. From canoe journeys to flying cars (that actually worked!), explore the history and culture of travel in Washington State. Author and broadcaster Harriet Baskas takes audiences on a tour of notable highlights of state transportation history, examining […]

  • When
  • 2:30 pm, Wednesday
    February 20, 2019
  • Where
  • Logan Hall (Gardens Building), Wesley Homes
    816 S 216th St
    Des Moines, WA 98198 United States
  • February 20
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  • Okanogan

Are Salmon Doomed? Hatching a Plan to Save a Northwest Icon

An environmental necessity, a vital economic resource, and a cultural symbol, salmon play a fundamental role in the Pacific Northwest—but they are in trouble. With warming oceans, environmental degradation, and lowering genetic variability, wild salmon populations are dwindling. Climatologist Nick Bond explores the past, present, and possible future conditions for salmon in our state, and […]

  • When
  • 6:00 pm, Wednesday
    February 20, 2019
  • Where
  • Okanogan Grange Hall
    305 Tyree Street
    Okanogan, Washington 98840 United States
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