A new survey finds a growing number of Douglas fir trees in the Oregon Coast Range have been infected over the past decade with the fungal disease known as Swiss needle cast.
local | News | Forestry | EnvironmentAP | Aug. 18, 2016 10:17 a.m. | Albany, Oregon
State attorneys told a judge that Linn County shouldn't be allowed to represent other counties in a lawsuit that seeks $1.4 billion from Oregon because of its forest-management practices.
local | News | Forestry | EnvironmentMedford Mail Tribune | Aug. 15, 2016 9:27 a.m.
A week expected to end with multiple days of triple-digit temperatures and an already parched landscape has pushed the Oregon Department of Forestry's fire danger to its highest level.
A national preservation group's first Northwest project is at the South Oregon Coast's Hebo Lake, where volunteers will soon begin restoring a historic community kitchen built by the Civilian Conservation Corps.
A new study finds the West is likely to see slower-growing Douglas fir trees in the future, as temperatures and droughts increase with climate change.
Water | Climate change | Communities | Land | Fish & Wildlife | Forestry | Flora and Fauna | EnvironmentOPB/EarthFix | Aug. 9, 2016 4:15 p.m. | Ashland, Oregon
The plans will govern how some Oregon forests are managed for the coming decades.
As the U.S. and Canada renegotiate an expired trade agreement, U.S. Sen. Ron Wyden is calling for restrictions on Canadian lumber exports to the U.S.
Oregon's Elliott State Forest is worth $221 million, according to the Oregon Department of State Lands. That figure is based on a review process that included appraisals by three independent firms.