Washington's first dinosaur fossil gives insight into what the west coast was like 80 million years ago.
Burke Museum paleontologists have discovered the first dinosaur fossil from Washington state along the shores of Sucia Island State Park in the San Juan Islands.
The Burke is dedicated to collaborating with diverse Native populations, sharing collections and learning together.
A chance encounter on a windy day leads to the discovery of a new spider habitat.
Seattle is abuzz after construction workers find an unexpected guest from the ice age.
A map of Washington state showing all vascular plant specimen localities in the Herbarium WTU collections database.
Explore the complete checklist of the vascular plants of Washington state.
A tool for mapping the distributions of vascular plant species in the San Juan Islands.
Seattle is one of the most dramatically re-engineered cities in the United States.
In the early 1990s, a group of elementary school students in Washington noticed an important piece of their state's history was missing.
Wolverines are one of the rarest and most elusive mammals in North America. Hunted near extinction they’re finally starting to return.
The people who come on these tours of San Juan Island are curious about one thing: stories of people and place.