KUOW/EarthFix | Sept. 21, 2017
The Forest Service has given a Canadian company permission to explore for gold and copper in the shadow of Mount St. Helens.
KCTS9/EarthFix | Sept. 14, 2017
Scientists predict that plastic in the ocean will eventually outweigh fish in the ocean. But how many of those plastics are ending up in our seafood, and where are they coming from?
OPB/EarthFix | Sept. 15, 2017
A new program in Northeast Portland aims to serve people outside the boundaries of mainstream car-sharing services.
News | Environment | local | ForestryNorthwest News Network | Sept. 21, 2017 7:30 a.m.
Geologists for the state of Oregon are warning of the risk of major landslides in parts of the Columbia River Gorge that were hit by wildfires this year.
News | Environment | local | BusinessBlue Mountain Eagle | Sept. 20, 2017 8:28 a.m.
The Ritter Land Management Team recently took delivery of a portable sawmill they hope will help rid the Ritter landscape of unwanted juniper and provide much-needed jobs.
News | Environment | local | Nation | WaterAP | Sept. 20, 2017 7:57 a.m. | Seattle
Washington's Department of Ecology faces the possibility of losing millions of dollars in federal money after a judge Tuesday declined to dismiss a lawsuit brought by an Oregon-based environmental group.
News | Environment | Health | localStatesman Journal | Sept. 20, 2017 7:37 a.m.
The city of Salem is warning people to stay out of the Willamette River downstream of Keizer’s River Road Park following an accidental sewer overflow.
Environment | Food | BusinessNPR | Sept. 20, 2017 3 a.m.
Confusion over "sell by" and "use by" dates is one reason why billions of tons of food are tossed each year. A new global initiative of food giants, including Walmart and Nestle, aims to tackle that.
News | Environment | localStatesman Journal | Sept. 19, 2017 3:10 p.m.
As heavy rain turned to snow in Oregon’s high elevations Tuesday, fire crews prepared to wind down operations on multiple wildfires across the state.
News | Environment | WorldAP | Sept. 19, 2017 12:16 p.m. | Mexico City
Tuesday's magnitude-7.1 quake struck on the 32nd anniversary of the 1985 earthquake that killed thousands. Just hours earlier, people around Mexico had held earthquake drills to mark the date.
Science | Environment | World | Nation | FoodEarthFix | Sept. 19, 2017 8:19 a.m.
Scientists predict that plastic in the ocean will eventually outweigh the fish there. Where is it all coming from? And is it making our food unsafe? Researchers are trying to find the answers.
Environment | local | Land use | Forestry | Business | News | Communities | Northwest Wildfires 2017Statesman Journal | Sept. 18, 2017 6:16 p.m.
Oregon has had a “challenging” fire season this year, State Forester Peter Dougherty told several legislative committees Monday.