The blaze has destroyed one home and threatened dozens of others. It's burning grass, brush and timber on state-protected private land.
Fish & Wildlife | Land | Forestry | News | EnvironmentOPB | July 26, 2015 3:30 p.m. | Bend, Oregon
Northwest forests that have significant damage from insects might seem more prone to wildfires, but a new study from Oregon State University shows that's not necessarily the case.
Forestry | local | EnvironmentAP | July 21, 2015 12:05 p.m.
The Oregon Board of Forestry is considering how much to increase the number of trees that must be left standing along small and medium streams on private timberlands to shade the water and keep it cool for salmon.
The Northwest’s historic drought has brought wildfire to a rainforest in Washington’s Olympic National Park, where dry, hot weather could allow the fire to burn until the fall rains.
Oregon's timber harvest topped 4 billion board feet for the second consecutive year.
Land | Forestry | News | local | Fish & Wildlife | EnvironmentAP | July 3, 2015 10:09 a.m. | Seattle
Predictions of an early wildfire season have come true in the Northwest as low snowpack levels, record warm temperatures and very dry conditions have helped fuel blazes weeks earlier than usual.
Forestry | local | Environment | NewsOPB | June 25, 2015 11:01 a.m. | Portland
The public comment period for the New Hayden Fox vegetation treatment project ends Friday.