OPB | March 04, 2014 4:11 p.m.
Governor John Kitzhaber says he intends to sign a bill the legislature passed last month that proponents say will help conserve sage grouse in Oregon.
OPB | Feb. 06, 2014 6:45 a.m.
Thousands of horses have been shipped from Oregon and other Western states to pastures in the Midwest. But do wild horses belong there? And should your tax dollars pay to move them?
OPB | Feb. 05, 2014 3:45 p.m.
During an appearance in Portland, U.S. Secretary of the Interior Sally Jewell suggested that the government needs to offer a big prize to get drug companies to make better birth control for wild horses.
OPB | Feb. 05, 2014 6:45 a.m.
Critics have long considered roundups of mustangs by helicopter as inhumane. But an OPB investigation shows that the alternative results in the same rate of death for horses rounded up in Oregon.
AP | Jan. 31, 2014 9:58 a.m.
An animal rehabilitator says two pigeons suffering from tremors in Bend this week were likely poisoned.
AP | Jan. 15, 2014 12:13 p.m.
Three cougar kittens were rescued in Baker City and are now being cared for at the Oregon Zoo. The cubs are doing well and will later be sent to North Carolina.
OPB | Dec. 19, 2013 4:05 p.m.
Oregon Sen. Ron Wyden's Eastside Forest Plan is now one step closer to passage. The bill was unanimously approved by the Senate Committee on Energy and Natural Resources, Thursday.
AP | Dec. 19, 2013 6:45 a.m.
State, federal and tribal biologists predict an improved run of 227,000 spring chinook salmon will enter the Columbia River in 2014 headed for waters upstream of Bonneville Dam.
Herald and News | Dec. 09, 2013 2:06 a.m.
Klamath County commissioners are voicing their opposition to designating more than 56,000 acres in Oregon as critical habitat for the Oregon spotted frog, which the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service is proposing to list as a threatened species.
The Register-Guard | Dec. 04, 2013 1:56 a.m.
The state and federal governments’ annual release of hundreds of thousands of hatchery-raised spring chinook salmon into the McKenzie River is jeopardizing the recovery of the river’s dwindling wild salmon runs and must be dramatically curtailed, two flyfishing advocacy groups say in a federal lawsuit filed this week.