Environment | News | Climate change | Energy | local | WaterAP | Aug. 16, 2016 7:10 a.m. | Cheyenne, Wyoming
Wyoming Gov. Matt Mead says he's disappointed with the judge's decision. He says coal is a critical economic driver for his state and the nation.
High river temperatures in recent years has lead to the death of more than a quarter million salmon in the Columbia River.
A new study finds the West is likely to see slower-growing Douglas fir trees in the future, as temperatures and droughts increase with climate change.
Environment | Climate change | Fish & Wildlife | Land | Communities | Forestry | Flora and Fauna | WaterOPB/EarthFix | Aug. 9, 2016 4:15 p.m. | Ashland, Oregon
The plans will govern how some Oregon forests are managed for the coming decades.
The Bureau of Land Management plans will govern more than 2 million acres of forestland. Timber groups and environmentalists are expressing disappointment.
Environment | Election | News | Climate change | Energy | Nation | NW Life | Pacific Ocean | Politics | local | Science | Election 2016OPB | July 27, 2016 1:08 p.m. | Philadelphia
Washington Gov. Jay Inslee, who has made the environment a cornerstone of his political career, is featured in a video produced by filmmaker James Cameron for the Democratic National Convention.
Friday was the public's last chance to comment on Washington Gov. Jay Inslee's plan to limit carbon pollution from the state's biggest emitters. But with a carbon tax on the November ballot, it won't be voters' last word on the matter.
Seabirds have been washing up dead on beaches in Washington and British Columbia this summer, and scientists can't say why.