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Changes to Endangered Species Act could affect county wildlife

August 24, 2019, 6:02am Clark County News

The federal government announced it would change the way the Endangered Species Act is applied, making it easier to delist threatened or endangered species and allowing regulators to conduct economic assessments on potential lost revenue when deciding whether to protect a habitat. Read story

Updated contract allows Livingston Quarry to reopen

August 22, 2019, 7:31pm Clark County News

A criticized and scrutinized quarry east of Vancouver has reopened after Clark County updated an agreement with its operator. Read story

Solar project pays off for Clark Public Utilities investors

August 14, 2019, 6:04am Clark County News

For Peter Greenfield, investing money in Clark Public Utilities’ community solar project was a “no-brainer.” Read story

Gorge commission votes 11-1 against Washougal gravel mine

August 13, 2019, 7:27pm Clark County News

Overturning a previous decision, the Columbia River Gorge Commission took action Tuesday that could lead to shutting down a gravel mine outside Washougal. Read story

WSU class teaches landowners to care for property

August 9, 2019, 9:29pm Clark County News

Small-acreage landowners can learn about best stewardship techniques to care for their property by attending a 12-week course. Read story

Chemical coming for Vancouver Lake milfoil

August 5, 2019, 6:00am Clark County News

Eurasian milfoil in Vancouver Lake is about to meet its chemical match. Read story

Vancouver woman striving to toss use of disposables

August 4, 2019, 6:05am Clark County Life

Heather Fisher works hard to reduce garbage by choosing durable items over disposables. As she enjoyed a picnic in her favorite park on a recent afternoon, she unwrapped a handkerchief folded around her sandwich, and sipped coffee from a stainless-steel mug. Read story

City looks west to continue restoration of Burnt Bridge Creek greenway pop

August 1, 2019, 9:17pm Clark County News

Tim Esary gazed at lush vegetation along Burnt Bridge Creek in central Vancouver and remembered what the area looked like more than a decade ago. Read story

Public Health: Smoke safety key as weather warms

July 30, 2019, 5:54pm Clark County Health

While the region has had a mild summer so far, Clark County Public Health is advising residents to prepare for upcoming smoky, unhealthy air quality. Read story