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Fish And Wildlife Planning DIY Tilapia Rules

Oct. 8, 2012 1 p.m.

Urban farmers are known for keeping backyard chickens and growing their own veggies, but DIY tilapia? That’s new.


Wildfire In Southeast Oregon Threatens Wildlife

July 9, 2012 4:13 p.m.

Hand crews and heavy equipment are pouring into a remote part of southeast Oregon to battle a fire managers say has already scorched more than 30,000 acres of public land.

Land | Environment

Wildfires Leave Wake Of Damage For Wildlife

July 16, 2012 12:38 a.m.

The loss of livestock and other personal property are biggest concerns surrounding the huge fires that raged in southeastern Oregon. But the damage is also taking a toll on habitat for the already-dwindling population of sage grouse and other wildlife.

Flora and Fauna | Environment

Crushing Ivory To Crush Illegal Wildlife Trade

Nov. 14, 2013 9:33 p.m.

The Washington Post reports that six tons of confiscated ivory have now been crushed, a message to would-be elephant poachers.

Environment | Communities

Wildlife Refuge In Oregon Will Allow Pesticide Use For Mosquito Control

Aug. 28, 2013 12:39 a.m.

The U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service is permitting a Southern Oregon county to apply pesticides within a national wildlife refuge to control a mosquito onslaught.

Flora and Fauna | Environment

Our Messy Relationship With Urban Wildlife

Sept. 27, 2013 9 p.m.

Can we be 'gracious co-inhabitants' in our daily encounters with urban wildlife?

local | News | OPB News Blog

Wildlife Refuge Looking To Cull Elk Herd

March 10, 2014 5:03 p.m.

A wildlife refuge 15 miles south of Corvallis may allow elk hunting on its grounds to cull the abundant elk herd by 20 percent over the next five years.

Wildlife Agency May Stop Tracking Wandering Wolf OR-7

March 20, 2014 1:51 p.m.

Oregon wildlife officials have announced that they don’t plan to recollar the wolf – meaning that his future travels across the West would no longer be tracked.

Flora and Fauna | Environment

Wildlife Agency May Stop Tracking Wandering Wolf OR-7

March 20, 2014 12:01 a.m.

The wandering gray wolf, OR-7, may be wandering out of the picture if wildlife officials decide to not replace a tracking device that has garnered the animal a worldwide audience.

Flora and Fauna | Environment

Wildlife Officials Move Ahead With Killing Barred Owls

July 23, 2013 4 p.m.

The U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service announces that it will experiment with killing barred owls in Northwest forests to keep these aggressive birds from crowding out their more genteel cousins, the federally protected northern spotted owls.

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Wildlife Painter Pam Stoehsler

Feb. 22, 2013 3 a.m.

Attention to detail is crucial for award-winning wildlife painter Pam Stoehsler.

Wildlife Photographer

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Klamath Wildlife Refuge Photo Essay

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Wildlife Viewing

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Summer Lake Wildlife Refuge

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