A judge has denied an appeal by eight young activists who petitioned Washington state to adopt stricter science-based regulations to protect them against climate change.
As international leaders head to Paris to talk about Climate Change and what to do about climate refugees, one tribe on the Washington coast plans its retreat from the rising seas.
NW Life | Health | Environment | News | Transportation | Business | Politics | Air | local | Nation | Economy | Climate change | FamilyOPB | Nov. 4, 2015 10:20 a.m. | Portland
Portland is considering two resolutions that oppose the expansion of any project to transport or store fossil fuels.
More than thirty marine mammals - including a humpback whale - have tested positive for potentially toxic levels of domoic acid.
Politics | Climate change | local | NewsNorthwest News Network | Oct. 29, 2015 5:04 p.m.
Supporters of a citizens' initiative to create a new tax on carbon emissions in Washington state have delivered most of the petition signatures they they need.
Communities | Environment | Forestry | Land | Science | Climate changeOPB/EarthFix | Oct. 28, 2015 5:39 p.m. | Ashland, Oregon
This year’s fires are leaving behind more than just charred forests. They’re setting the stage for what’s expected to be a fundamental shift in the landscape.
New ozone rules from the EPA won't immediately ding Northwest communities, but pollution challenges remain.