OPB | April 17, 2014 2:56 p.m.
Fire authorities in Ashland are recommending changes that would bring the entire city into what's known as a wildfire hazard zone.
OPB | April 07, 2014 3:50 p.m.
All this week in Bend, forest scientists and land managers are meeting at the Central Oregon Fire Science Symposium.
OPB | Jan. 27, 2014 2:02 p.m.
Two wildfires burning along Oregon's coast range are expected to be contained by mid-week. That's according to the Oregon Department of Forestry.
OPB | Dec. 20, 2013 12:01 p.m.
Oregonians now have a choice: buy local firewood, or to buy firewood that comes from elsewhere that's labelled pest-free.
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.
OPB | Dec. 04, 2013 3:09 p.m.
Development near public forests in Oregon and Washington more than doubled over a thirty-year period.
Herald and News | Dec. 04, 2013 1:06 a.m.
Two conservation groups are challenging a U.S. Forest Service timber sale outside Crater Lake National Park in an area the groups want to see protected as wilderness.
News-Review | Nov. 27, 2013 2:06 a.m.
The Bureau of Land Management plans to close to the public 2,167 acres of forest east of Myrtle Creek to minimize conflicts between contractors and timber sale protestors while the area is being logged.
OPB | Nov. 26, 2013 4:02 p.m.
Finding the right mix of conservation and logging has been a tricky balancing act for Northwest politicians for many years.
OPB | Nov. 21, 2013 4:50 p.m.
Starting Friday, contractors will be able to bid on more than 3 dozen parcels in the Deschutes National Forest as the U.S. Forest Service auctions off timber burned in the Pole Creek Fire.