Fish & Wildlife | Environment | News | localAP | June 26, 2015 4:47 p.m. | Bend, Oregon
Health officials are warning people to avoid contact with water in Central Oregon's Lake Billy Chinook, where potentially harmful concentrations of blue-green algae and its toxins have been detected.
Fish & Wildlife | Environment | News | localStatesman Journal | June 26, 2015 9:26 a.m. | Salem, Oregon
In a pair of attacks last week, wolves killed three sheep, one dog and one calf in eastern Oregon, the Oregon Department of Fish and Wildlife confirmed Wednesday.
Harvesting Dungeness crab and razor clams is a major economic driver in coastal communities in the Northwest. What happens when it’s shut down because of toxic algae?
Fish & Wildlife | Environment | News | localThe Klamath Falls Herald and News | June 24, 2015 8:52 a.m. | Klamath Falls, Oregon
The U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service announced Monday that a butterfly species only known to inhabit one small tract of land in Klamath County will not receive protection under the Endangered Species Act.
Washington lawmakers have until next week to pin down a budget. If they don’t, parts of state government will shut down. In the midst of a drought, that could have ramifications for farmers and for fish.
Fish & Wildlife | Environment | News | localAP | June 23, 2015 12:42 p.m. | Roseburg, Oregon
The Oregon Department of Fish and Wildlife has imposed emergency restrictions to protect steelhead in the mainstem of the Umpqua River due to the drought.
The longstanding legal battle over maintaining dams and salmon in the Columbia River is back in court this week. On Tuesday, a new judge will hear arguments on the Obama administration's latest salmon plan.