OPB/EarthFix | Sept. 28, 2016
A new study from Washington State University finds that reservoirs behind dams produce more greenhouse gas emissions than previously thought.
OPB/EarthFix | Sept. 27, 2016
A county planning commission has given its approval to a rail expansion in the same stretch of the Columbia River Gorge where a Union Pacific oil train derailed and burst into flames.
Inside Energy | Sept. 26, 2016
The Obama Administration’s Clean Power Plan is a federal rule aimed at reducing the carbon intensity of our electric power grid. It is our country’s most ambitious attempt yet to fight climate change.
local | Business | Environment | Arts | News | Portland's Toxic Air ProblemOPB | Sept. 28, 2016 3:22 p.m. | Portland
Portland-based glass maker Uroboros announced Wednesday it will discontinue operations in 2017 barring its sale, according to a news release.
Economy | Communities | Science | Technology | NW Life | Election | News | Environment | Nation | Water | local | Pacific Ocean | Health | Politics | Business | Parents | FamilyOPB | Sept. 28, 2016 1:32 p.m. | Portland
OSU is ignoring the advice of some of its ocean scientists by building a $50 million research center in Newport's tsunami zone.
The detection of Puget Sound's first invasive green crab prompts scientists to mount a counter attack. Now a second crab has been discovered about 30 miles away in Padilla Bay.
A pair of moderate earthquakes shook the Pacific Ocean about 100 miles off the southern Oregon coast late Saturday and early Sunday.
Voters in the Columbia River Gorge approved a measure aimed at blocking Nestle from putting in a water bottling plant. But four months later, activists are still protesting.
Parents | Education | Environment | TeachersKCTS9/EarthFix | Sept. 20, 2016 5:30 p.m. | Seattle
The nation’s first forest kindergarten opened on an island in Puget Sound. A new program is testing whether the outdoor school idea could make early childhood education more accessible and affordable.
A whale that washed up on the northern Oregon coast this weekend has washed back out to sea. It left behind one kidney.