Land use | local | News | EnvironmentJefferson Public Radio | July 20, 2017 4:33 p.m. | Ashland, Oregon
Opponents of expanding the Cascade-Siskiyou National Monument in southern Oregon say the move was rushed through with little public notice.
The company operating one of the largest firefighting tankers in the U.S. says the Forest Service is seeking to keep the plane grounded by limiting the amount of fire suppressant firefighting aircraft can carry.
Land use | local | News | Land | EnvironmentOPB | July 14, 2017 12:14 p.m.
U.S. Interior Secretary Ryan Zinke will be in Oregon to review the Cascade-Siskiyou National Monument Saturday. Oregon's attorney general has threatened to sue if Interior shrinks the monument.
State Attorney General Ellen Rosenblum says Oregon is ready to take legal action if monument designation changes.
Legislation would convey 32,000 acres of federal land to two tribes and provide forest management authority to a third.
The Hanford nuclear reservation in southeast Washington state has two train tunnels full of very hot radioactive waste — and both tunnels are in danger of further collapse.
Land use | NW Life | Technology | Land | Nation | News | Food | Business | Health | Economy | EnvironmentNWPR/EarthFix | June 28, 2017 12:50 p.m.
Everyone has weeds. No one wants them. Weeds created an unusual controversy in one Oregon county, angering a town and sparking a social media debate. Organic farmers say it is hard to manage weeds.
Interior Secretary Ryan Zinke on Monday recommended that the new Bears Ears National Monument in Utah be reduced in size and said Congress should step in to designate how selected areas of the 1.3 million-acre site are managed.