World | Climate change | Water | Science | News | Nation | Environment | Fish & WildlifeNPR | Jan. 18, 2017 8:03 a.m.
Global temperatures soared above the 20th century average last year, as the climate continues to change. It hasn't been this hot since scientists started tracking global temperatures in 1880.
New study finds as climate change advances, the Northwesterners will see more ideal weather days in the spring and fall.
World | Climate change | NW Life | News | Communities | Nation | Environment | PoliticsOPB | Jan. 17, 2017 11:12 a.m. | Bend, Oregon
The backlash against Donald Trump's election has been intense in places such as Portland and Seattle -- cities that overwhelmingly voted for Hillary Clinton. But east of the Cascades, opponents of the president-elect are working more quietly.
News | Climate change | Communities | NationAP | Jan. 13, 2017 7:07 a.m.
Bone-chilling temperatures greeted Portland commuters and a derailment near the Rose Quarter caused delays for those who travel by light rail.
OSU scientists have developed a way to predict spikes in domoic acid off the West Coast. The toxin can accumulate in some seafood and be harmful to humans if consumed.
Climate change | Land | News | local | Nation | Sustainability | Environment | Fish & WildlifeAP | Jan. 1, 2017 11:22 a.m. | Petersham, Massachusetts
Aided by global trade, a warming climate and drought-weakened trees, invasive bugs have become one of the greatest threats to biodiversity in the United States.
The annual bird count has been happening for over one hundred years. Volunteers provide scientists with loads of data about how birds’ ranges and populations are changing.
Climbers and hikers in the Pacific Northwest have seen first-hand how our glaciers have been shrinking. But, until now scientists couldn’t prove those changes were due to climate change.
Renewable energy | Climate change | Land use | Water | News | Forestry | local | Flora and Fauna | Animals | Environment | Fish & Wildlife | Pacific Ocean | 2016: The Year In ReviewEarthFix | Dec. 18, 2016 1:51 p.m.
From an international investigation into electronic waste to a study of the U.S. military's environmental legacy in the Northwest, here is the best reporting from EarthFix in 2016.