Water | Environment | Pacific Ocean | Fish & Wildlife | News | History | localOPB | March 26, 2017 12:30 p.m. | Bay Center, Washington
Bay Center residents in Southwest Washington feared the worst when a neglected boat began to sink in the Palix River. Leaking oil was a concern to local oyster farmers in nearby Willapa Bay.
Commuters between Washington and Oregon can expect some traffic delays this week. Rising flood levels on the Columbia River mean more lifts for the Interstate 5 bridge.
One of Seattle's most popular parks was built on an industrial site where toxics have yet to be completely removed from the soil.
News | Environment | Water | localAP | March 14, 2017 7:22 a.m. | Salem, Oregon
Native Americans, environmentalists and a fishing guide spoke out Monday in support of two bills that aim to prevent, or at least mitigate, an ecological disaster like an oil spill into the Columbia River.
News | Environment | Water | localMedford Mail Tribune | March 13, 2017 7:23 a.m.
Federal reservoir managers plan a $3.7 million seismic retrofit to the dam at Hyatt Lake this summer, shoring up the dam's leaky base to withstand any big shake from an earthquake.
On Tuesday, King County released preliminary findings of what went wrong at the West Point Wastewater Treatment Plant.
local | News | Environment | Water | Fish & WildlifeAP | March 5, 2017 11:41 a.m. | Boise
The $500 million spent annually on habitat restoration projects and improvements are helping salmon, steelhead and other wildlife in the Columbia River Basin, federal agencies responsible for operating 14 federal dams say.