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.
Climate change | Agriculture | NW Life | Water | Land | Environment | Land use | Fish & Wildlife | NewsStatesman Journal | July 18, 2016 9:33 a.m.
For the second year in a row, low water in Detroit Lake is likely to affect recreation and tourism in the Santiam Canyon.
Sky watchers will later be treated to a rare full moon coinciding with the solstice. June's full moon has traditionally been nicknamed the honey moon or the strawberry moon because of its large, reddish-amber appearance in the sky.
Animals | Climate change | Food | Science | local | Pacific Ocean | Environment | NewsOPB | June 12, 2016 2:45 p.m. | Portland
Native Olympia oysters have a built-in resistance to ocean acidification, according to a newly published study in the Journal of Limnology and Oceanography.
As crews worked to clean up overturned oil tanker cars and answer questions about the cause of Friday’s train derailment in Mosier, Oregon, the Hood River community gathered to protest oil transport by rail.
In a move spearheaded by environmentalists, the Portland Public Schools board unanimously approved a resolution aimed at eliminating doubt of climate change and its causes in schools.