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Washington State Oyster Harvests Rising Despite Claims of Acidification

December 3, 2014 in Blog

Last year was a banner year for oyster aquaculture in Washington state waters.

According to data from the Washington State Department of Fish and Wildlife, the harvest of shelled oysters rose dramatically last year, more than double the amount from 2012, and 78 percent higher than the previous high in 2005.

Viewpoint: Fall 2014

November 26, 2014 in Publications

Click below to view our PDF version of our Fall 2014 issue of Viewpoint, WPC's quarterly magazine!

How People Abuse the Word ‘Sustainable’

November 25, 2014 in In the News
The Wall Street Journal
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The Wall Street Journal
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Monday, November 24, 2014

How Activists Abuse the Word 'Sustainable'

November 25, 2014 in In the News
Real Clear Science
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Real Clear Science
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Tuesday, November 25, 2014

U.S. ethanol industry frets over Washington green fuels study

November 17, 2014 in In the News
Governor's Biofuels Coalition
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Governor's Biofuels Coalition
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Monday, November 17, 2014

Governor’s Office Unveils Potential Toxics Reduction Bill

November 14, 2014 in In the News
Washington State Wire
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Washington State Wire
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Thursday, November 13, 2014

Inside Olympia

November 6, 2014 in In the News
TVW
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TVW
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Thursday, November 6, 2014