Crosscut | Aug. 25, 2016
Fond childhood memories and a PBS documentary series inspire a woman to visit all 59 national parks by the time she turns 59.
NWNews | Aug. 25, 2016
Wildlife managers in northeast Washington are removing a wolf pack known as the the Profanity Peak Pack following a number of cattle kills.
NWNews | Aug. 24, 2016
There will be free admission to all national parks from Thursday through Sunday to celebrate the 100th birthday of the National Park Service. President...
local | News | EnvironmentNorthwest News Network | Aug. 23, 2016 5:43 p.m.
Three consecutive summers of severe wildfires have stretched the resources of the state's agency dedicated to forest management.
Animals | local | Environment | NewsOPB | Aug. 24, 2016 2:02 p.m. | Bend, Oregon
The High Desert Wildlife Rescue and Rehabilitation Center voluntarily gave up its permit to care for wildlife after a visit from ODFW officials earlier this month.
local | News | EnvironmentOPB | Aug. 24, 2016 9 a.m.
The Oregon democrat is the only member of Oregon’s Congressional delegation to openly ask Obama to create an Owyhee National Monument.
Health | local | News | EnvironmentOPB | Aug. 23, 2016 3:23 p.m. | Portland
The EPA wants Oregon to fix rules that limit penalties against contractors working on lead paint-era homes without a license.
Fish & Wildlife | Environment | local | News | Flora and Fauna | NW LifeOPB | Aug. 22, 2016 2:04 p.m. | Portland
Don't be fooled by their enthusiastic behavior — the invasive "Asian jumping worm" poses a serious threat to Oregon's natural ecosystem.
A new survey finds a growing number of Douglas fir trees in the Oregon Coast Range have been infected over the past decade with the fungal disease known as Swiss needle cast.
More people are choosing alternative ways to spend the hereafter that include natural burial. A Eugene, Oregon, woman is on a mission to resurrect an old practice for dealing with the dead.
Washington wildlife officials have halted their efforts to kill wolves after shooting two members of a pack that had been preying on livestock in the state’s northeastern corner.
Energy | Water | local | Environment | NewsOPB | Aug. 17, 2016 10:45 a.m.
The Deschutes River Alliance claims PGE has violated water quality standards for several years after installing a water-mixing device at Round Butte Dam.
Nestle is looking to build a commercial water bottling plant in the Northwest. Its most recent pitch is to the town of Waitsburg, Washington. The plan is tying the small community in knots.
High river temperatures in recent years has lead to the death of more than a quarter million salmon in the Columbia River.