Nation | Animals | News

Nora The Polar Bear's Father, Nanuq, Euthanized After Battle With Cancer

AP | April 27, 2017 7:27 a.m. | Powell, Ohio

The Columbus Zoo and Aquarium in Ohio says it has euthanized a 29-year-old male polar bear after veterinarians determined he had liver cancer with limited treatment options.

Animals | Flora and Fauna | Environment

Wolf Hunting Still An Option Under New Oregon Plan

OPB/EarthFix | April 21, 2017 3:59 p.m. | Klamath Falls, Oregon

Oregon’s gray wolves are once again the center of attention for state wildlife officials.

Fish & Wildlife | Agriculture | Environment | Communities | Animals

3 Questions About Oregon's New Wolf Plan

OPB/EarthFix | April 20, 2017 2:15 p.m. | Ashland, Oregon

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.

local | Animals | News | Fish & Wildlife

Oregon Man Arrested In Elk Poaching Case With 25 Carcasses

AP | April 18, 2017 8:34 a.m. | Wallowa, Oregon

Police say a 69-year-old man has been arrested in northeast Oregon for elk poaching after an investigation into 25 elk carcasses on and around his property.

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Yakama Nation Remembers 30th Anniversary Of Fish Wars

Northwest News Network | April 18, 2017 7:45 a.m.

You know the name Rosa Parks. But do you know David Sohappy?

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Portland's Packy Surrounded By Fellow Elephants In Death

Pamplin Media Group | April 17, 2017 6:57 a.m. | Portland

Even in death, Packy is part of a herd.

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Burrowing Rodents Threaten Central Oregon Canals

AP | April 12, 2017 10:12 a.m. | Bend, Oregon

Rodents' underground dens and tunnels provide protection from predators and the elements, but they also risk causing millions of dollars in damage to urban developments.

Fish & Wildlife | Animals | local | News | Environment

GPS-Collar Failures Cause Wolf-Tracking Woes For Oregon

AP | April 12, 2017 8:08 a.m. | Salem, Oregon

The number of wolves in the wilds of Oregon increased slightly last year, but state wildlife officials lost track of one pack because none of its members are outfitted with GPS collars.

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2 Oregon Men Sentenced For Illegally Killing Bull Elk

AP | April 11, 2017 11:53 a.m. | Dallas, Oregon

The Oregon State Police says 26-year-old David Maxfield and 26-year-old Allen Boal unlawfully killed a trophy class bull elk in Benton County.

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Eugene Girl Bonds With Dog Over Shared Rare Skin Condition

The Register-Guard | April 10, 2017 7:43 a.m. | Eugene, Oregon

Ten-year-old Emma Watson is speaking­ out about her rare skin disease, vitiligo, to encourage self-­confidence and body positivity for everyone. And Rowdy, a 14-year-old black Labrador­ retriever, is helping her spread the message.


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