Thu, 03 Apr 2014 12:36:12 -0700
An excavator works in the debris field near Oso, Wash. Photo courtesy of Washington State Patrol The last time the U.S. Geological Survey made a national map of landslide hazards , it did so on paper. It didn’t use laser imaging for landslide detection and it didn’t render the maps with the high-powered geographic software near-universally used in today’s maps. It didn’t use these things because ...
Sat, 29 Mar 2014 03:52:50 -0700
(LEGAL pluralism, although often shoved under the rug, is emerging as a major issue y in natural resource ownership, access and management in the Cordillera.
How healthy is your county? This year’s County Health Rankings underscore that place matters [The Pump Handle]
Fri, 28 Mar 2014 11:37:09 -0700
This year’s County Health Rankings once again illustrate why geography and good health go hand-in-hand. They’re also a poignant reminder that there may be no better way to improve health for all than by focusing on the social determinants of health.