Gaze across the mountains of the Northwest these days and you may notice an unusual number of dead trees scattered among the green ones. Research suggests the drought-related damage is being compounded by climate change.
Land | Sustainability | Environment | Forestry | TechnologyCrosscut | Sept. 14, 2016 1:30 p.m. | Seattle
A Seattle and Beaverton, Oregon-based startup is developing drones for planting and monitoring trees on a large scale. The company says it uses “precision forestry” to keep our lands green.
Steamboat Creek supports one of the last runs of wild summer steelhead in the Northwest. Fishermen and conservationists want to keep it that way.
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.
News | Environment | Forestry | localAP | 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.
News | Environment | Forestry | localMedford 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.