Environmental and Climate
Change Reporting Fund

Welcome to The Daily Herald’s Environmental and Climate Change Reporting Fund. Contributions to the fund are tax-deductible and help pay for the local journalism that is essential to a vibrant community.

The fund, established in cooperation with the Community Foundation of Snohomish County, provides an opportunity to support environmental and climate change reporting in The Herald newsroom.

The Daily Herald maintains editorial control over content produced with fund resources.

From worriers to warriors, they’re fighting climate change

Local environmental groups are forming, growing and attracting new members, young and old. [Read more]



Frequently Asked Questions

How does the Environmental and Climate Change Reporting Fund work?
Community supporters can contribute tax-deductible donations dedicated to environmental and climate change…

See more here.



How to Donate

Visit our page to support the fund.

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Endorsements

This grass-roots initiative already has drawn support from a variety of groups and individuals including:

League of Women Voters of Snohomish County • Sno-Isle Group of the Washington Sierra Club • Snohomish County Climate Alliance • Pilchuck Audubon Society • 350 Everett (a climate action group) • St. John's Episcopal Creation Stewards • Livable Snohomish County • Sno-King Watershed Council • Citizens Climate Education/Lobby • Indivisible Eastside • Yoga Circle Studio • Sunnyside Village Cohousing • Edmonds Unitarian Universalist Congregation • Adopt A Stream Foundation.

We’re pleased to have their backing.

If you are interested in adding your name to the list of those supporting the fund, download this form and return it to poconnor@heraldnet.com.



Our stories


Goodbye, creosote: Cleanup underway at Elger Bay salt marsh

The toxic wood preservative was once ubiquitous in Washington. On Camano, it threatens salmon. [Read more]


Council affirms ruling against Point Wells condo project

The decision is another setback in BSRE’s 10-year quest to build 3,000 waterfront homes near Woodway. [Read more]


House passes cap-and-trade with a link for a gas tax hike

As wrangling over climate change policy continues, a major transportation package is pronounced dead. [Read more]


Odors are a concern if Stanwood composting operation expands

Air regulators drew up a draft permit that would allow Lenz Enterprises to double in size. Residents can weigh in. [Read more]


State order targets Boeing Everett plant’s polluted history

Records show a dispute over cleanup requirements for chemically tainted water. The company denies there’s a disagreement. [Read more]


Check out all of our environmental stories here

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Frequently Asked Questions

How does the Environmental and Climate Change Reporting Fund work?
Community supporters can contribute tax-deductible donations dedicated to environmental and climate change...

See more here.


How to Donate

Visit our page to support the fund.

Donate button

Endorsements

This grass-roots initiative already has drawn support from a variety of groups and individuals including:

League of Women Voters of Snohomish County • Sno-Isle Group of the Washington Sierra Club • Snohomish County Climate Alliance • Pilchuck Audubon Society • 350 Everett (a climate action group) • St. John's Episcopal Creation Stewards • Livable Snohomish County • Sno-King Watershed Council • Citizens Climate Education/Lobby • Indivisible Eastside • Yoga Circle Studio • Sunnyside Village Cohousing • Edmonds Unitarian Universalist Congregation • Adopt A Stream Foundation.

We’re pleased to have their backing.

If you are interested in adding your name to the list of those supporting the fund, download this form and return it to poconnor@heraldnet.com.

Goodbye, creosote: Cleanup underway at Elger Bay salt marsh

The toxic wood preservative was once ubiquitous in Washington. On Camano, it threatens salmon. [Read more]


Council affirms ruling against Point Wells condo project

The decision is another setback in BSRE’s 10-year quest to build 3,000 waterfront homes near Woodway. [Read more]


House passes cap-and-trade with a link for a gas tax hike

As wrangling over climate change policy continues, a major transportation package is pronounced dead. [Read more]


Odors are a concern if Stanwood composting operation expands

Air regulators drew up a draft permit that would allow Lenz Enterprises to double in size. Residents can weigh in. [Read more]


State order targets Boeing Everett plant’s polluted history

Records show a dispute over cleanup requirements for chemically tainted water. The company denies there’s a disagreement. [Read more]


Check out all of our environmental stories here.