With climate change, Mount Rainier floral communities could 'reassemble' with new species relationships, interactions
(University of Washington) An unseasonably warm, dry summer in 2015 on Washington state's Mount Rainier caused subalpine wildflowers to change their bloom times and form 'reassembled' communities, with unknown consequences for species interactions among wildflowers, pollinators and other animals.
Mentor Series Surrounded by subalpine wildflower meadows and ancient forests, glacier-capped Mount Rainier is the tallest mountain of the Cascade Range and an iconic symbol of the Pacific… Best of Louisiana, thank you to everyone who submitted their images. Please enjoy this wonderful photo gallery filled with images taken by the attendees.
The Latest on wildfires burning across the U.S. West (all times local): 2:40 p.m. A portion of Mount Rainier National Park in Washington state has been closed because of its … Click to Continue »
Downtown Seattle seen from Queen Anne Hill, with the Space Needle standing out and Mount Rainier in the background. (Photo by Rattlhed via Wikimedia Commons) Washington is one of seven states that does not have a personal income tax, but it’s largest city plans to collect one from its wealthiest residents. Show More Summary
Prince George's County, Maryland, circa 1923. "First National Bank, Mount Rainier." National Photo Company Collection glass negative. View full size.
Police are conducting a homicide investigation
Northwest:--A skier was killed in a crevasse fall on Mount Rainier on Sunday. It appears that the team skied to the summit and Michael Naiman, 42, accidently skied into a crevasse on the way down. To read more, click here.--The American Alpine Club Cragging Classic is happening in Smith Rock this September. Show More Summary
Good Morning All, This weekday feature is for Juicers who are on the road, travelling, etc. and wish to share notes, links, pictures, stories, etc. from their escapades. As the US mainland begins the end of the Earth day as we measure it, many of us rise to read about our friends and their transient […]
Magee McIlvane's work goes on display at ReCreative Spaces in Mount Rainier. [ more › ]
Mount Rainier National Park, Washington – On Monday, July 3, 2017 a 30-year-old skier from Washington went missing after falling through a snow bridge over Pebble Creek while descending from Camp Muir (10188?) to Paradise (5400?) on Mount Rainier (14410?) in Washington. Show More Summary
The National Park Service says a member of Canada's national police force was rescued by an Army helicopter near the summit of Mount Rainier. The Seattle Times reports (https://goo.gl/70cagG ) … Click to Continue »
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Turnout doubles in small Prince George’s County city, after a heated campaign that focused on gentrification, immigration.
An influx of immigrants and affluent newcomers has left longtime, mostly black, residents of Mount Rainier worried about the city’s direction.
Driver lost control of the car that Ismael Perez Barahona, 34, was riding in.
If you thought tree houses were just for kids, we're here to set the record straight. There are some pretty amazing ones that are tailored for adults. We are obsessed with the Cedar Creek Tree House in Mount Rainier National Park, WA. Show More Summary
Mentor Series Channeling Henry David Thoreau through nature photography Finding natural beauty in Mount Rainier National Park with the Mentor Series.
by Charles Mudede Everything is a part of nature. Emmoth/shutterstock.com Mount Rainier National Park Should Provide Cellular Service in the Park: Why? Because we need to stop seeing nature as a place outside of the city. Authenticity is a fiction. Show More Summary
On a recent snowshoeing trip on Mount Rainier, Nancy Spears brought along her cellphone but was happy not to have coverage: It gave her time to connect with her snowy surroundings rather than her social media accounts.