Arts | Recreation | Economy | Climate change | Environment | Air | Communities | Entertainment | HealthOPB/EarthFix | Aug. 24, 2015 10:15 a.m. | Ashland, Oregon
In Ashland, home of the Oregon Shakespeare Festival, the “show-must-go-on” mantra of the theater has given way to continuous air quality checks and tough show-time decisions.
Environment | Climate change | Fish & Wildlife | Land | Communities | Forestry | Flora and Fauna | PoliticsOPB/EarthFix | Aug. 13, 2015 3 p.m. | Salem, Oregon
The Oregon State Land Board has approved the sale of the Elliott, as well as additional requirements designed to preserve the public benefit of the forest.
News | Climate change | localAP | Aug. 13, 2015 12:17 p.m. | Olympia, Washington
Washington Gov. Jay Inslee is asking the state's director of Ecology to do "everything possible" to come up with a binding cap on greenhouse gas emissions by next summer.
Environment | Economy | Climate change | Communities | Agriculture | Water | ScienceOPB/EarthFix | Aug. 11, 2015 4:09 p.m. | Ashland, Oregon
A new report from the U.S. Geological Survey links steady groundwater declines to pumping by Klamath Project irrigators.
News | Environment | Climate change | localAP | Aug. 7, 2015 10:37 a.m. | Washington
President Obama says there's been a consistent escalation in the severity and length of wildfire season. He’s trying to work with Congress to properly fund firefighting and conservation planning.
Environment | Economy | Pacific Ocean | Climate change | Fish & Wildlife | Energy | Communities | News | Water | Land useOPB/EarthFix | Aug. 5, 2015 4:40 p.m. | Warrenton, Oregon
A long-awaited environmental impact statement downplays the effect of Oregon LNG's proposed project.
As summers in the Northwest get hotter with climate change, researchers and planners are looking for ways to reduce the health risks in urban hot spots. In Portland, a new map could help.