Communities | Land use | Environment | Fish & Wildlife | Politics | WaterOPB | March 3, 2015 6:30 p.m. | Cave Junction, Oregon
The Washington and Oregon legislatures are considering limits on suction dredge mining -- a technique that uses large floating vacuums to suck up rocky streambeds and sift out precious metals.
A Southern Oregon man says he thought raccoons had been killing his backyard chickens for a couple of nights, but it was a cougar.
The calf was seen with other whales in the "L'' pod, one of three families of southern resident killer whales frequent the inland waters of Washington state.
Land | Fish & Wildlife | NewsAP | Feb. 26, 2015 9:44 a.m.
If the purchase goes through, the land would become part of the Lower Deschutes Wildlife Area, which already has about 8,500 acres mostly on the east side of the river.
There's an effort under way to help ensure grizzly bears don't become extinct in the North Cascades.
The report released Tuesday by the Oregon Department of Fish and Wildlife will be a key document as the state Fish and Wildlife Commission considers taking wolves off the state endangered species list in coming months.