"Good Fire" Training Returns to Central Washington

"Good Fire" Training Returns to Central Washington

Fighting fire with fire: Prescribed fire training returns to the Central Cascades this month. Firefighters and managers from nine organizations will learn how to apply prescribed burns safely to better manage our forests for health and resilience.

Resilient Forests, Resilient Communities

Resilient Forests, Resilient Communities

A bill in the state Senate would fund much-needed wildfire prevention, suppression and preparedness activities, investing in the health of Washington’s iconic forests and the resilience of our communities.

A fruitful competition for sustainable small business

A fruitful competition for sustainable small business

Our Washington Coast Works entrepreneur competition is a bit like a mini-version of the television show “Shark Tank.” Applicants submit business ideas in September. Then in November, finalists attend an intensive four-day business plan workshop. See the unique business idea that won this year's competition.

Trustees Speak up for Nature in Olympia

Trustees Speak up for Nature in Olympia

Trustees from across Washington state traveled to Olympia to advocate for nature and people at the Legislature, meeting with leaders from both political parties and both chambers to discuss climate change, forest health, Puget Sound recovery and equity in addressing environmental challenges.