Stories by Brooke Jarvis

Based in Seattle, Brooke Jarvis focuses on long-form narrative and environmental reporting. Her article on deep-sea mining, “The Deepest Dig,” will be included in the 2015 edition of The Best American Science and Nature Writing. She’s written for various publications, including Bloomberg Businessweek, Audubon Magazine, Rolling Stone, Washington Post, Seattle Met Magazine, The Atlantic, Salon, Grist, and Yale Environment 360. Her e-book, When We Are Called to Part, about the final days of a remote leprosy settlement in Hawaii, was publihed in 2013. Follow her on Twitter @brookejarvis. subscribe to Brooke Jarvis's feed

Posted on: Jun 11, 2015, Source: OnEarth Magazine

Governor Jay Inslee has declared a state of emergency as this year's run-off from snowmelt is projected to be the lowest on record in the past 64 years.

Posted on: Jun 11, 2012, Source: Salon

Last week, a fake video of an oil industry party went viral. I was there. Here's how it all went down

Posted on: Dec 8, 2011, Source: YES! Magazine

When L.A. and Occupy L.A. are making the same unanimous demand, it’s clear that the desire to take on corporate power in politics is gaining traction.

Posted on: Jul 30, 2010, Source: YES! Magazine

Shrimper Diane Wilson might be going to jail for her high-profile protests against BP. Why is she so sure it’s worth it?

Posted on: Mar 8, 2010, Source: YES! Magazine

Epidemiologist Richard Wilkinson explains why it's equality, and not high income, that makes a society thrive.

Posted on: Dec 28, 2007, Source: YES! Magazine

Grassroots voices are increasingly being denied legal access to radio space.