OPB | April 21, 2017
Researchers at Oregon State University have found that people who spend time in nature feel greater life satisfaction.
NPR | April 24, 2017
In order to investigate how eating fish affects our health as well as the oceans, author and fisherman Paul Greenberg spent a year eating fish every day.
Thousands of people marched through downtown Portland Saturday to stand up for science. The event was one of many planned around the world as a response to cuts proposed by the Trump administration.
Science | Health | Environment | FoodNPR | April 24, 2017 1:48 p.m.
The foods we choose to put on our plates — or toss away – could have more of an ecological impact than many of us realize.
Fish & Wildlife | Environment | News | FoodNWPR/EarthFix | April 25, 2017 2:26 p.m.
The salmon cannon made a big splash a few years ago on local news stations and even had a cameo on HBO’s "Last Week Tonight" with John Oliver. Soon, it could propel fish into its biggest project yet.
Nation | Business | Environment | NewsOPB | April 24, 2017 4:04 p.m.
Initial numbers show that bottle and can returns are up statewide after the deposit increased from a nickel to a dime on April 1.
Politics | Environment | News | localOPB | April 21, 2017 12:20 p.m. | Salem, Oregon
The state of Oregon has announced a new round of taxpayer-funded grants to help schools and other public buildings better withstand a major earthquake.
One of President Trump’s top economic advisors says the administration plans to approve a permit for the controversial Jordan Cove liquefied natural gas project in Coos Bay.
Oregon fish and wildlife officials are considering a revised Wolf Management Plan that would set the course for endangered gray wolves for the next half decade.
Land | NW Life | News | Fish & Wildlife | Energy | EnvironmentOPB | April 20, 2017 10:37 a.m.
The Washington Department of Ecology wants more information before deciding whether to approve a shoreline permit for a controversial methanol refinery in Kalama.
This weekend, thousands of scientists will take to the streets in cities across the country to celebrate and defend their work in the face of deep cuts proposed for federal funding.
Bald eagles were removed from the Oregon endangered species list in 2012. New logging rules would relax protections for the raptors.
Barging is a common way to get young salmon around dams and out to sea. But conservation groups say this practice is leaving returning adults without their homing abilities.