Jefferson Public Radio | Feb. 05, 2016
Oregon and California — along with federal agencies and PacifiCorp — agreed in principal this week on a separate process to remove the dams by 2020.
OPB/EarthFix | Feb. 03, 2016
Thousands of extinct animal bones and fragments have been excavated from Oregon State University's football stadium. But one last pile of dirt is still being explored by students in an extraordinary on-campus assignment.
OPB/EarthFix | Feb. 04, 2016
A glass facility in Southeast Portland has suspended the use of cadmium and arsenic in its operations following the revelation that testing found unhealthy levels of those metals in the air nearby.
Land | local | News | Fish & Wildlife | Nation | Land use | Environment | Politics | An Armed Occupation In Eastern OregonOPB/EarthFix | Feb. 4, 2016 4:57 p.m. | Burns, Oregon
People from around the Northwest are saying they want to help clean up and restore the Malheur National Wildlife Refuge after the occupation ends.
Air | News | local | EnvironmentOPB | Feb. 3, 2016 5:43 p.m. | Portland
Researchers with the U.S. Forest Service and Oregon Department of Environmental Quality found elevated levels of cadmium and arsenic.
Eating organic food is on the rise, and organic farming methods set soil up to better withstand drought, according to new research.
Oregon and California have struck a deal with PacifiCorp and federal regulators on a new path to removing four aging dams on the Klamath River without congressional approval.
The backers of a failed biofuels project have proposed a $1.25 billion refinery and propane terminal at the Port of Longview on the Washington side of the lower Columbia River.
Land | local | News | Fish & Wildlife | Environment | Recreation | AgricultureOPB | Feb. 2, 2016 11:22 a.m.
The possible designation of the Owyhee Canyonlands in southeastern Oregon as a national monument is getting new attention after an armed occupation near Burns, Oregon.