NWPR/EarthFix | April 25, 2017
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.
OPB/EarthFix | April 26, 2017
Environmental groups gathered outside the Portland General Electric headquarters in Portland Wednesday to protest the utility’s effort to permit two new natural gas power plants.
Business | Nation | News | EnvironmentOPB | 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.
Thousands of people took to the streets Saturday in the March for Science. Among those marching were scientists whose jobs are now in jeopardy as they wait for the federal budget ax to fall.
Politics | local | Environment | NewsOPB | 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.
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.