Oregon Gov. Kate Brown and California Gov. Jerry Brown are calling for a federal disaster declaration in response to two years of dismal ocean salmon fishing seasons.
Whales might be the largest animals on the planet, but they haven't always been so huge. Researchers say the ocean giants only became enormous fairly recently, and over a short period of time.
News | Fish & Wildlife | localEast Oregonian | May 23, 2017 2:30 p.m.
The Oregon Department of Fish & Wildlife is forecasting just 131,000 summer steelhead in the Columbia and Snake rivers.
NW Life | Land use | Environment | Fish & Wildlife | Flora and Fauna | Communities | Nation | Politics | News | localOPB | May 15, 2017 5:45 p.m.
The Interior Department canceled upcoming meetings of local citizen groups that give input to the Bureau of Land Management on how to manage public lands.
News | Environment | local | Fish & WildlifeDaily Astorian | May 13, 2017 12:03 p.m.
Oregon fishery managers say abnormal water conditions this spring have flung them, and their ability to predict what will happen next, into new territory.
The only parties to offer a bid for the Elliott say they are frustrated and disappointed with the outcome.
Fish & Wildlife | Environment | News | local | AnimalsThe Register-Guard | May 7, 2017 11:53 a.m.
The plight of a gray whale whose head and neck are tangled in a large metal frame has inspired a growing effort among whale advocates to find, track and possibly free the animal — against long odds.
Environment | News | Fish & Wildlife | Science | Food | localAP | May 7, 2017 9:21 a.m. | Port Orchard, Wahsington
At a federal marine research station near Seattle, scientists are studying sablefish genetics and investigating ways to make it easier and more efficient to commercially grow the fish.
Fish & Wildlife | Environment | News | local | AnimalsMedford Mail Tribune | May 7, 2017 9:12 a.m. | Grants Pass, Oregon
In Greens Creek, an experiment is underway to boost the numbers of hatchery winter steelhead caught in the middle Rogue.