By Linda Weiford, WSU News
PULLMAN, Wash. – The mysterious “milky rain” that hit parts of the Pacific Northwest last Friday was the result of a rarely seen weather phenomenon that began near an ancient saline lake nearly 500 miles away, according to Washington State University meteorologist Nic Loyd.
By Seth Truscott, College of Agricultural, Human & Natural Resource Sciences
PULLMAN, Wash. – Researchers know that adding natural buffers to the farm landscape can stop soil from vanishing. Now a scientist at Washington State University has found that more buffers are better, both for pleasing the eye and slowing erosion.
PROSSER, Wash. – December began and ended with cold temperatures across much of the state. However, nearly all of the days in between were unusually mild. As a result, the final month of 2014 was notably warmer than normal, which is consistent with most of 2014.