OPB/EarthFix | Aug. 26, 2016
Steamboat Creek supports one of the last runs of wild summer steelhead in the Northwest. Fishermen and conservationists want to keep it that way.
NWNews | Aug. 25, 2016
Wildlife managers in northeast Washington are removing a wolf pack known as the the Profanity Peak Pack following a number of cattle kills.
NWNews | Aug. 24, 2016
There will be free admission to all national parks from Thursday through Sunday to celebrate the 100th birthday of the National Park Service. President...
local | Environment | NewsNorthwest News Network | Aug. 23, 2016 5:43 p.m.
Three consecutive summers of severe wildfires have stretched the resources of the state's agency dedicated to forest management.
Animals | local | Environment | NewsOPB | Aug. 24, 2016 2:02 p.m. | Bend, Oregon
The High Desert Wildlife Rescue and Rehabilitation Center voluntarily gave up its permit to care for wildlife after a visit from ODFW officials earlier this month.
Nation | Animals | local | Environment | NewsAP | Aug. 28, 2016 9:20 a.m. | Yellowstone National Park, Wyoming
From Tennessee's Great Smoky Mountains to the Grand Canyon of Arizona, major parks are grappling with illegal camping, vandalism, theft of resources, wildlife harassment and other visitor misbehavior.
local | Environment | NewsAP | Aug. 28, 2016 7:37 a.m. | Leavenworth, Washington
The State Fire Marshal's Office says in a statement late Saturday that the Chelan County blaze has burned about 400 acres and is growing.
Nation | Environment | ScienceNPR | Aug. 26, 2016 9:22 a.m.
The Papahānaumokuākea Marine National Monument was created by President George W. Bush. Now President Obama is quadrupling it in size — making it the biggest marine reserve in the world.
The negotiations follow VW's installation of software in its diesel vehicles that cheated on pollution tests. The dealers' sales plummeted on the news. VW will give them cash payments under the deal.
Animals | Recreation | Environment | local | Fish & Wildlife | NewsMedford Mail Tribune | Aug. 25, 2016 5:30 p.m.
Oregon has suspended internet sales of hunting and fishing licenses indefinitely while it investigates an apparent security breach in the private vendor used to sell licenses online.
Health | Education | Environment | News | Lead In The WaterOPB | Aug. 25, 2016 5 p.m. | Portland
Discussions between Portland Public Schools and the Oregon Health Authority reverse the school district's earlier warning to avoid produce from gardens on school property.
Since August 19, Washington state officials have been actively removing a wolf pack that roams the northeastern corner of the state.