local | Fish & Wildlife | Animals | News | Environment

Wolves Suspected In Another NE Oregon Livestock Attack

Capital Press | Aug. 16, 2017 1:03 p.m.

Wallowa County rancher Todd Nash said his calf was grazing on a private pasture he leases when the attack occurred.

Agriculture | Land | Fish & Wildlife | News | Flora and Fauna | Environment | Animals | local

Will The Franklin's Bumblebee Ever Be Seen Again?

OPB/EarthFix | Aug. 15, 2017 8:16 a.m. | Ashland, Oregon

The last person who found Franklin's bumblebee in the field isn’t giving up on the bee. He still makes an annual pilgrimage to Mount Ashland in hopes it will make an appearance once again.

NW Life | Fish & Wildlife | News | Environment | local | Politics | Water

Trump Administration Urged To Avoid Salmon Protection Rules

AP | Aug. 10, 2017 2:53 p.m. | Boise

A group that represents farmers is calling the costs of saving imperiled salmon in the largest river system in the Pacific Northwest unsustainable and is turning to the Trump administration to sidestep endangered species laws

NW Life | Fish & Wildlife | News | Environment | Nation | Animals | local

Proposal Would Open Hunting, Fishing In Oregon Refuges

Statesman Journal | Aug. 10, 2017 9:26 a.m.

U.S. Secretary of the Interior Ryan Zinke announced a proposal Wednesday to expand hunting and fishing at 10 national wildlife refuges, including two in Oregon.

local | Fish & Wildlife | Animals | News | Environment

Oregon Authorities Kill 2 Wolves After Livestock Attacks

AP | Aug. 9, 2017 11:52 a.m. | Enterprise, Oregon

Department spokeswoman Michelle Dennehey said one wolf was killed Sunday night and a second was shot Tuesday morning. She says one was shot from the ground and one from the air.

local | Nation | Fish & Wildlife | News | Environment

Sea Lions Put Willamette River Steelhead At Risk Of Extinction

OPB/EarthFix | Aug. 7, 2017 4:38 p.m. | Oregon City, Oregon

Oregon officials say Willamette River steelhead are on the verge of extinction because they’re getting eaten by sea lions at Willamette Falls.

NW Life | Land | Fish & Wildlife | News | Environment | Animals | local | Water

Report: Sea Lions Push Willamette River Steelhead To Brink

Statesman Journal | Aug. 7, 2017 1:25 p.m.

State wildlife officials say wild steelhead in the upper Willamette Basin could go extinct in coming years because of sea lions feasting on the iconic fish at Willamette Falls.

local | Politics | Fish & Wildlife | News | Environment

Bill That Could Stabilize West Coast Crab Industry Heads To Trump's Desk

OPB | Aug. 7, 2017 12:22 p.m. | Portland

Congress passed a major win for West Coast crab fishermen that now goes to the president’s desk for his signature.

Fish & Wildlife | Environment

Will Years Of Work To Save 1 Fish Run Be For Naught?

NWPR/EarthFix | Aug. 2, 2017 5:30 p.m. | Goat Rocks Wilderness, Washington

The wilderness in Central Washington has some really nice bull trout habitat. But one thing stands in the way: an impassable dam. All the work biologists put into moving the fish could be for naught.

Fish & Wildlife | News | Environment

Crews Begin To Remove 107-year-old Dam On Deschutes River

AP | Aug. 2, 2017 1 p.m. | Redmond, Oregon

Crews have begun to tear down the 107-year-old Cline Falls Dam on the Deschutes River.

Thanks to our Sponsors:

Additional Funding provided by: Evergreen Hill Education Fund of the Oregon Community Foundation, Woodpecker Ridge Donor Advised Fund of MRG Foundation

Full List of EarthFix Sponsors