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UN ambassador to speak at UW Feb. 23

UN ambassador to speak at UW Feb. 23

Posted: February 20, 1998

William Richardson, the United States ambassador to the United Nations, will hold a "town meeting" at 7:30 p.m. Monday, Feb. 23 in 210 Kane Hall on the University of Washington campus. Read more »


El Nino expected to shrink spring snowpack, may reduce water supply

El Nino expected to shrink spring snowpack, may reduce water supply

Posted: February 13, 1998

Though you wouldn't guess it by looking at current conditions, snowpacks in the Cascade Mountains are likely to fall significantly below normal levels by late spring, which may affect water supplies, fisheries, agricultural operations and hydroelectric plants which depend on the runoff, University of Washington researchers predict. Read more »