Follow the Columbia River up through the middle of the state, and you’ll run into the Wahluke Slope, an 81,000-acre American Viticultural Area that serves as the backbone of the Washington wine industry.
Question: As my food-growing abilities have grown, I find I’m curious about growing those that are richest in protein and calories to maximize my gardening efforts. Can you steer me toward the vegetables that give me the best return for those two values?
Salmon in the Pacific Northwest have been brought to the edge of extinction, and conservationists argue hydroelectric dams along the Snake and Columbia Rivers are a major obstacle blocking salmon migration. Dam defenders point out the integral role this infrastructure plays in powering the region. The choice between the two will deeply affect the region's environment and economy.
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The Pacific Northwest faces an impossible choice: Salmon or dams?
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