Environment

Where are the best spots to snap sunset photos around Seattle?

We have amazing places to take pics of the skies. Here are some Evergrey readers favorite places to go to take in glorious summer sunsets.

/ June 28, 2018


Is it safe to eat Seattle’s urban blackberries?

Need something sweet while you’re summering in Seattle? We’re all in luck — because it’s almost blackberry season and blackberries are gonna be everywhere.

/ June 11, 2018


Meet the geoduck, our region’s most phallic clam

How do you pronounce the Pacific Northwest’s most phallic clam’s name? And where does it come from? Here’s how to talk about it like a local.

/ June 7, 2018


This Earth Day, check out our best Seattle recycling hacks

So how can locals up their recycling game? We have six tips for you, including how to recycle worn out clothes and something fun called a “repair café.”

/ April 19, 2018


Fringecup, Stinky-bob, and other cool plants to know on Washington’s hiking trails

Spring in the Pacific Northwest is probably the best time of the year. The weather warms up, the winter drear starts to fade away, and best of all, hiking season’s back.

/ April 19, 2018


Meet the woman who’s explored nearly 500 Seattle parks

West Seattleite Linnea Westerlind set an ambitious goal in 2009: to explore every park in Seattle.

/ April 17, 2018


Know your blossoms: 6 facts to know about UW’s cherry trees

Here’s a little horticultural history on this Seattle spring destination to share with friends the next time you find yourself talking about this lovely season.

/ March 20, 2018


The Enchantments wilderness area is on fire, and that’s OK

Last week, I camped in the Enchantments. This week, there’s a wildfire setting that area ablaze. But that might not be such a bad thing.

/ September 8, 2017


Here’s what to know about Seattle’s smoky skies

It’s scary to wake up with our normally blue summer skies full of smoke and ash from wildfires. We’re answering your questions about what’s going on.

/ September 5, 2017


How Seattle does an eclipse, in 17 pictures

From the heart of our city to the zone of totality, Seattle went wild for this year’s solar eclipse. Here are the images that tell the whole story.

/ August 21, 2017