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At 88, 'Raptorman' Jim Anderson Still Lives Up To His Nickname

OPB | June 30, 2017 1 p.m.

At 88 years old, Jim Anderson can be found climbing trees, tracking eagles and continuing the conservation work that earned him the nickname “Raptorman.”  

Recreation | Land | Fish & Wildlife | local | NW Life | Oregon Field Guide Summer Series

Backpackers On The Olympic Coast

OPB | June 30, 2017 12:45 p.m.

The rugged trail in Olympic National Park goes right along the water for 73 miles, traversing pristine beaches accessible only on foot.

NW Life | Fish & Wildlife | Science | local | Oregon Field Guide Summer Series

Drift Diving The Wilson River

OPB | June 30, 2017 12:45 p.m.

Mike Lees dives into the Wilson River to count the number of juvenile steelhead, salmon and trout that hatch there each year.

NW Life | Environment | Fish & Wildlife | local | Water | Oregon Field Guide Summer Series

Snorkeling Puts Oregon's Rivers In A New Light

OPB | June 22, 2017 9:20 a.m.

Snorkeling in Oregon’s rivers can be downright dangerous. But with that risk comes a window into a whole new world. 

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'The Four Top': BS Food Terms | Flavor Bombs | Bycatch Curious

OPB | Sept. 26, 2016 9:30 a.m.

In the second episode of "The Four Top," we kvetch about B.S. food terminology, learn why inherent flavor will save our lives and cast our net around bycatch, the best new thing in seafood.

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2016 Oregon Lens Series Schedule

OPB | Aug. 11, 2016 9:46 a.m.

Oregon Lens showcases some of the best independent films in the Pacific Northwest.

Fish & Wildlife | Science | local | Animals | News | Nation

Oregon Zoo Releases Last Of Summer's Silverspot Butterflies

AP | Aug. 8, 2016 11:43 a.m. | Portland

The Oregon Zoo has released the last batch of its zoo-raised silverspot butterflies into the wild as part of a summer program aimed at boosting their numbers.

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The Unexamined River Isn't Worth Fishing

OPB | Jan. 22, 2016 11:33 a.m.

Fly-fishing expert Amy Hazel shows us how much we don't know about the sport and how hard it would be to learn.

Fish & Wildlife | local | Animals

Oregon Zoo Takes In 3 Orphaned Cougar Cubs

AP | Sept. 24, 2015 12:02 p.m.

Three orphaned cougar cubs have taken up temporary residence at the Oregon Zoo's veterinary medical center.

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Photographers Find Wild Horses in Oregon Ready For Their Close-Ups

OPB | Feb. 12, 2014 midnight

A small and devoted group of photographers has discovered one of the easiest places to take pictures of wild horses.