NPR | Oct. 18, 2017
The armored catfish erodes shorelines and devastates marine plants, earning its nefarious nickname. So researchers, chefs and fishermen are trying to rebrand it by promoting its flavor and nutrition.
OPB/EarthFix | Oct. 17, 2017
Crews working the Chetco Bar wildfire had more to consider than just the flames once it spread into a quarantine zone where a disease was devastating trees.
Environment | News | localStatesman Journal | Oct. 19, 2017 12:57 p.m.
A controversial mining proposal in southwest Oregon could get a fresh life after a Utah lawmaker asked the Trump administration to reconsider a set of environmental rules.
Roseburg Forest Products has reached an agreement to sell 170,000 acres of Northern California timberlands to an Australian-based company.
Environment | News | localOPB | Oct. 18, 2017 12:29 p.m.
A flash flood watch is in effect Thursday for the Chetco Bar Fire area, 16 miles west of Selma, Oregon.
Energy | Environment | News | Politics | ElectionOPB | Oct. 18, 2017 noon
A race for a commissioner seat with the Port of Vancouver is proving to be one of the most expensive port races in recent history. So far, both candidates have raised just under $1 million.
Oregon’s Congressional delegation is urging the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency to move forward with clean-up plans for the Portland Harbor Superfund site without further delay.
Land | Environment | News | Forestry | localAP | Oct. 16, 2017 9:57 a.m. | Sisters, Oregon
Scrutiny of the condition of the American West's forests, and of policies that curtailed logging and suppressed wildfires, has intensified amid a devastating wildfire season.
The U.S. Geological Survey says the magnitude 3.4 quake struck late Sunday in rural Clatsop County, a roughly 75-minute drive northwest of Portland. It occurred at a depth of 14 miles.
Environment | Science | Business | Food | NationNPR | Oct. 15, 2017 11:10 a.m.
The EPA says farmers can still spray dicamba on their crops next year — with some new restrictions. The weedkiller has been blamed for drifting into fields, damaging millions of acres of crops.
Energy | Environment | Politics | local | ElectionOPB | Oct. 14, 2017 4:21 p.m. | Vancouver, Washington
Port of Vancouver candidate Kris Greene has filed a temporary protection order from harassment against his former campaign strategist and volunteer.