OPB/EarthFix | June 27, 2017
It was the first public meeting since the Canadian company Veresen refiled its permit application with the federal government.
KUOW/EarthFix | June 20, 2017
The military and its civilian neighbors are finding their wells are being poisoned by chemicals in firefighting foams used on airstrips.
OPB/EarthFix | June 23, 2017
Ken Ward was one of five activists who turned valves off on several pipelines bringing oil from Canada to the United States.
Science | Nation | Environment | ElectionNPR | June 28, 2017 8:47 p.m.
After years of failed attempts at cleaning up the dead zones, the Chesapeake Bay, once a national disgrace, is teeming with wildlife again. But success is fragile, and it might be even more so now.
local | News | EnvironmentOPB/EarthFix | June 28, 2017 5:37 p.m. | Portland
For the second time since 2015, the Oregon Legislature has stripped language out of a bill that would have increased the state’s regulation of oil trains.
Health | Energy | Science | EnvironmentNPR | June 28, 2017 5:28 p.m.
An analysis examining mortality among millions of Americans concludes that a tiny decrease in levels of soot could save about 12,000 lives each year.
NW Life | Nation | Food | Health | Land | Land use | News | Business | Technology | Economy | EnvironmentNWPR/EarthFix | June 28, 2017 12:50 p.m.
Everyone has weeds. No one wants them. Weeds created an unusual controversy in one Oregon county, angering a town and sparking a social media debate. Organic farmers say it is hard to manage weeds.
local | Forestry | News | EnvironmentKUOW/EarthFix | June 27, 2017 3:11 p.m.
Land managers in the West have been struggling to deal with bark beetle outbreaks, but now they can prepare for future outbreaks by changing up what kind of trees they plant.
The Oregon Public Utility Commission voted unanimously Tuesday to approve the sale of nine oil storage tanks on the Columbia River near Clatskanie.
Food | Environment | WorldNPR | June 27, 2017 11:19 a.m.
In one of the most densely populated cities on Earth, a gardening cooperative is helping residents rediscover farming — in the sky.
local | Environment | Agriculture | NewsEast Oregonian | June 27, 2017 9:50 a.m.
Oregon regulators will not suspend operations at a controversial new mega-dairy near Boardman. Environmental and animal rights groups had urged a shutdown.
Changes to building codes in some U.S. jurisdictions may allow the use of siding similar to that of Grenfell Tower in London. A fire at the apartment building killed at least 79 people last week.