WSAS Establishes Topical Working Groups

In 2016, WSAS responded to members’ strong interest to become more active in fulfilling its mission of “Science in the Service of Washington State” by establishing three Topical Working Groups (TWGs) aligned with key scientific and technological policy interests of both the state and our members. TWGs are designed to engage members in key policy [...]

By |2017-01-23T13:07:47-07:00December 21st, 2016|News & Info|0 Comments

WSAS Evaluates Washington Department of Agriculture’s Interim Report on Impacts of the 2015 Drought

The Washington State Department of Agriculture–Natural Resources Assessment Section asked the WSAS to review the science supporting the methodologies and interpretation of the results of its study of the 2015 drought on Washington agriculture.  The Washington state “water year” October 1, 2014, to September 30, 2015, was one of the driest on record, due to [...]

By |2017-01-23T13:06:49-07:00December 13th, 2016|News & Info, Uncategorized|0 Comments