Environment | local | Land use | NewsNorthwest News Network | Sept. 24, 2017 11:45 a.m.
Every weekday, 50 to 60 semi-trucks pull off the interstate at Arlington, Oregon, and head up to the Columbia Ridge Landfill with Portland's garbage. Seattle and Kitsap County's also goes there, but by train.
Water | Fish & Wildlife | Flora and Fauna | Land use | Science | Environment | RecreationKUOW/EarthFix | Sept. 21, 2017 11:43 a.m. | Morton, Washington
The Forest Service has given a Canadian company permission to explore for gold and copper in the shadow of Mount St. Helens.
Business | local | Land use | Environment | Forestry | News | Communities | Northwest Wildfires 2017Statesman Journal | Sept. 18, 2017 6:16 p.m.
Oregon has had a “challenging” fire season this year, State Forester Peter Dougherty told several legislative committees Monday.
The kids in Oregon's largest school district went back to school this week, and none of them were allowed to drink from school water fountains.
Environment | Flora and Fauna | Food | Land use | LandKUOW/EarthFix | Aug. 21, 2017 7:45 a.m. | Mount Baker-Snoqualmie National Forest, Washington
Washington's Tulalip Tribe is working with the Forest Service to recreate open patches in the forest.
Tens of thousands were expected to visit the Jefferson and Detroit Lake areas because they are smack in the middle of the eclipse's path of totality.
Water | Fish & Wildlife | Agriculture | local | Land use | Environment | News | CommunitiesOPB/EarthFix | July 26, 2017 7 p.m. | Tulelake, California
While controversial, the common practice of farming on the Klamath wildlife refuges has resulted in an interesting new direction for agriculture across the basin.