Climate change has long been considered a threat to the small mammal. But new research shows the outlook for survival in some areas to be more positive.
History | Business | News | Climate changeAP | Jan. 8, 2016 12:07 p.m. | Spokane, Washington
Investigation looks into whether a business group improperly influenced answers to a state survey of wages and working conditions for farmworkers.
Climate change | News | Agriculture | NW Life | Environment | Greetings From The Northwest: Under The WeatherOPB | Jan. 8, 2016 11:30 a.m.
We talked to two weather experts from the Northwest and asked them 10 questions about the weather ahead in our area.
local | Sustainability | Climate change | Environment | Greetings From The Northwest: Under The WeatherOPB/EarthFix | Jan. 5, 2016 5:30 p.m.
With climate models predicting warmer winters and less snow in the future, Northwest ski resorts are finding strategies they can use to adapt.
A 2016 decision to call the current geologic era the Anthropocene age would signal a shift in how scientists think about the history of our planet.
local | News | Climate change | Environment | Business | TransportationOPB | Dec. 14, 2015 4:15 p.m. | Portland
Oregon — along with a group of five countries and seven states — used the Paris climate change conference to set lofty new emission goals.
local | News | Climate change | EnvironmentAP | Dec. 7, 2015 4:45 p.m. | Olympia, Washington
His office says he also announced at a reception on Sunday his new initiative to get more electric vehicles on the road. Inslee wants at least 20 percent of all new state passenger vehicles to be electric vehicles by 2017.