OPB | April 26, 2015
A record number of sea lions in the Columbia River this spring has revived debate over the best way to manage these hulking pinnipeds.
OPB | April 24, 2015
The Oregon Fish and Wildlife Commission launches the process that could lead to the removal of the gray wolf from the state's list of endangered species.
Environment | Science | NationNPR | April 26, 2015 9:23 p.m.
An effort is underway to figure out how the BP oil spill harmed the Gulf of Mexico ecosystem. The damage may not be as dire as feared, but researchers say it's too soon to know the long-term impacts.
Environment | Food | Business | NationNPR | April 26, 2015 8:49 p.m.
What's a fair way to divide up California's scarce water? The current system relies heavily on history: Some farmers will get water, others won't, simply based on when their land was first irrigated.
Environment | Food | Science | NationNPR | April 26, 2015 12:14 p.m.
California is parched. Wells are running dry. Vegetable fields have been left fallow and lawns are dying. Who can we blame? From almonds to politicians to cheap water, here are seven candidates.
Oregon wildlife official say they've found a boat being hauled from Ohio infested with invasive mussels.
Environment | News | Forestry | Fish & Wildlife | Recreation | Land | Communities | EconomyOPB | April 24, 2015 2:15 p.m. | Ashland, Oregon
A federal lands agency releases several versions of its latest plan for opening up logging on some of Oregon's public forestland.
Environment | Science | NationNPR | April 24, 2015 2:14 p.m.
The newly discovered chamber is 4.5 times larger than the shallow reservoir already known and it contains enough partially molten rock to fill the Grand Canyon 11 times.
Environment | News | ScienceAP | April 24, 2015 11:30 a.m.
Three earthquakes up to magnitude-4.2 and nearly a half-dozen aftershocks have jolted northern Idaho, with residents from Washington state to Montana saying they felt the tremors.
Environment | News | ScienceAP | April 24, 2015 10:35 a.m.
A 6.1 magnitude earthquake struck British Columbia's north coast Friday. No damage or injuries have been reported.
Republican U.S. Rep. Dan Newhouse has introduced a bill to remove the gray wolf from Endangered Species Act protections in Washington, Oregon and Utah.