OPB/EarthFix | Jan. 17, 2017
The National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration released a final plan Tuesday for producing hatchery fish while protecting wild fish in the Columbia River Basin.
AP | Jan. 17, 2017
A change in U.S. House rules making it easier to transfer millions of acres of federal public lands to states is worrying hunters and other outdoor enthusiasts across the West who fear losing access.
NWNews | Jan. 16, 2017
Donald Trump will be sworn in as the nation's 45th president on Friday. One issue rural America is looking for answers on during this transition of power is public lands.
Nation | News | Communities | NW Life | Environment | World | Politics | Climate changeOPB | Jan. 17, 2017 11:12 a.m. | Bend, Oregon
The backlash against Donald Trump's election has been intense in places such as Portland and Seattle -- cities that overwhelmingly voted for Hillary Clinton. But east of the Cascades, opponents of the president-elect are working more quietly.
local | News | EnvironmentOPB | Jan. 16, 2017 2:16 p.m. | Portland
The National Weather Service in Portland issued an ice storm warning for the greater Portland metro area, the Columbia River Gorge, the Hood River and Wind River valleys as well as most valleys within the Gifford Pinchot National Forest early Tuesday.
local | NW Life | News | EnvironmentOPB | Jan. 14, 2017 5:43 p.m. | Portland
Temperatures are expected to increase for much of Oregon at the start of the week, but heavy rains mixed with snowmelt opens the door to possible flooding.
Sen. Jeff Merkley, D-Ore., says Interior Secretary Sally Jewell has made it clear President Obama won't act on a proposal to protect Owyhee Canyonlands.
New research shows Dungeness crab fisheries could suffer as the Pacific Ocean grows more acidic.
From a tiny laboratory in Washington state, one marine biologist has set out to scan all 33,000 known fish species in the world.
Nation | NW Life | Energy | News | EnvironmentOPB/EarthFix | Jan. 12, 2017 10:30 a.m.
The Washington Supreme Court has ruled that two proposed oil and gas terminal projects in Grays Harbor cannot go forward without further environmental review.