Essays Tagged: "Pacific Northwest"

This essay is about Mt. Saint Helens erruption.

Mount Saint HelensOn May 18, 1980, it was an amazingly beautiful day for May in the Pacific Northwest. Being a Sunday, there were only a few loggers, campers and scientists in the area ...

(1 pages) 49 1 3.7 Jun/2002

Subjects: Science Essays

Deforestation of the Northwest

This is an excellent piece of literature! Nice job son!Deforestation of the Pacific NorthwestOne of the most controversial areas associated with the global problem of deforesta ... d, housing, as well as protection from predators.Approximately ninety percent of the forests in the Pacific Northwest have already been harvested. In order to protect the current owl population, the r ... verge of extinction do to deforestation.Another important consideration in the deforestation of the Pacific North Coast is logging as a business. The investors of a publicly owned company sole concern ...

(5 pages) 161 1 4.8 Apr/1997

Subjects: Science Essays > Environmental Science

Colville Indians tribes. The PNW pacific northwest indian tribe. describes it's resources and colville in general

Northwest Native AmericansThe PNW Native Americans have been in the Pacific Northwest for over 14,000 years, and survived using innovative methods. Among the most innov ...

(2 pages) 44 0 3.5 Mar/2003

Subjects: History Term Papers > North American History

Cat-scratch disease otherwise known as cat-scratch fever.

with Bartonella henselae. 30% to half of the cats from warmer regions (Hawaii, coastal California, Pacific Northwest) have antibodies to the bacterium whereas only 5-7% of cats from cooler regions (A ...

(2 pages) 34 0 3.7 May/2003

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Health & Medicine > Diseases

Hemp is Hope, not Dope.

of our old growth forests remain within the United States. Loggers are clear-cutting forests in the Pacific Northwest and Virginia at an alarming rate for the production of paper products, timber and ...

(2 pages) 10 0 0.0 Nov/2005

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Controversial Issues > Drugs & Alchohol

Snow Falling On Cedars

ation to write Snow Falling on Cedars, which won such awards as the 1995 PEN/Faulkner Award and the Pacific Northwest Booksellers Association Award, along with recently being adapted to film.Summary ...

(6 pages) 2012 0 0.0 Apr/2001

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

Supply Chain from Brick and Mortar to Web Site

ss owns or rents" (p. 1). For example, U.S. Travel operates out of several locations throughout the Pacific Northwest. The company's marketing strategy, in the wake of online travel agencies like Expe ...

(5 pages) 288 0 5.0 Jun/2007

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers


nt of the early 1990's known as grunge was a music category as well as a lifestyle. It began in the Pacific Northwest, by a generation of disillusioned youth. They were frustrated with life and lookin ...

(2 pages) 1530 0 4.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Art Essays > Music History & Studies

How dams affect salmon migration

, Biology 130 students at University of Oregon. Since early times, the rivers of the Pacific Northwest have been filled with salmon. In 1894 Richard Rathbun of the Smithsonian Institute ... man ingenuity to affect it in any way. This is far from being true now. If a person traveled to the Pacific Northwest in 1995 they would find rivers with large dams and non-native hatchery fish. Befor ...

(8 pages) 26 0 4.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Science Essays > Environmental Science

The Northern Spotted Owl Versus Loggers

esulted in a confrontation as well as a dilemma, portrayed as ?Jobs versus owl.? The forests of the Pacific Northwest are among the last reaming old growth forests in North America. Northern spotted o ... res and content is also valuable to the lumber companies. Lumbering in the old growth forest of the Pacific Northwest is now a federal issue. Ninety percent of old growth forests is on federal land, m ...

(4 pages) 18 0 3.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Science Essays > Environmental Science


nt of the early 1990's known as grunge was a music category as well as a lifestyle. It began in the Pacific Northwest, by a generation of disillusioned youth. They were frustrated with life and lookin ...

(2 pages) 1772 0 5.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Art Essays > Music History & Studies

The Oath

d a deadly and evil presents in the mountains of Hyde River. The story takes places in Hyde River n Pacific Northwest mining town where Steve Benson is investigating the savage and brutal murder of hi ...

(1 pages) 1367 0 0.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature

Earth In 40 Years

Growing up in the Pacific Northwest, I have always been surrounded by nature, magnificent mountains, rugged coastlines ...

(3 pages) 21 0 4.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Science Essays > Environmental Science


nt of the early 1990's known as grunge was a music category as well as a lifestyle. It began in the Pacific Northwest, by a generation of disillusioned youth. They were frustrated with life and lookin ...

(2 pages) 1443 0 3.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Art Essays > Music History & Studies

Bigfoot: Finally A Reasonable Scientific Inquiry?

slated it means "wild man of the woods." Sasquatch lore extends through the oral traditions of many Pacific Northwestern tribes, and some argue that the sasquatch is depicted on totems of some of thes ... nts were from) the same species of animal," Chilcutt said. "I believe that this is an animal in the Pacific Northwest that we have never documented." (Houston Chronicle) The best and most controversia ...

(9 pages) 1204 0 0.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Philosophy

Case Study of Urban Structures: Vancouver, B.C.

.******IB Geography Year 1Mr. ******October 29 2008�Vancouver is a major coastal city in the Pacific Northwest region and is the largest city in the province of British Columbia. Located on a p ...

(5 pages) 12 0 3.0 Feb/2009

Subjects: Science Essays > Earth Sciences > Geography

How the Spotted Owl impacted small communities. Conservation vs. Preservation.

on. The reason behind this is that the spotted owl lives in old growth trees located throughout the Pacific Northwest.Logging and clear-cutting the old growth forests result in a destroyed ecosystem t ... .The Spotted Owl has unintentionally landed in the in middle of a heated debate over logging in the Pacific Northwest. The environmentalist groups on one side, attempt to protect old growth forests, a ...

(3 pages) 20 0 5.0 Mar/2009

Subjects: Science Essays > Forestry

Bill Gates

arity focuses on development in the areas of global health, education and global libraries, and the Pacific Northwest project. To support global health, Gates travels and speaks at different health or ... global libraries program, computers and other technology is made accessible the more people. In the Pacific Northwest program, unfortunate and deprived people in Washington state and Oregon are suppor ...

(3 pages) 19 0 3.0 Mar/2009

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > Biographies

The Aztecs

s of Salvador and Honduras for nearly 100 years. The people of Aztec civilization migrated from the Pacific Northwest and inhabited the area which became the capital of Mexico, Tenochtitlan. The Aztec ...

(7 pages) 15 0 0.0 Dec/2009

Subjects: History Term Papers > Central & Southamerican History

Palouse Falls

gest and most powerful scientifically documented freshwater flood to occur on earth happened in the Pacific Northwest. During the last ice age, ice sheets, could be over 10,000 feet in thickness, an I ...

(2 pages) 3 0 0.0 Oct/2011

Subjects: Area & Country Studies Essays