Fish & Wildlife | Politics | Environment | Nation | local | Land use | News | ForestryNorthwest News Network | Jan. 16, 2017 10:45 a.m.
Donald Trump will be sworn in as the nation's 45th president on Friday. One issue rural America is looking for answers on during this transition of power is public lands.
Water | Environment | Land use | ForestryOPB/EarthFix | Jan. 6, 2017 12:24 a.m. | Portland
Oregon’s Department of Environmental Quality wrote a report that identified logging as a contributor to known risks for drinking water quality in communities up and down the Oregon coast. But the report has never been published.
Oregon once led the nation in stream protections, but not anymore. And new rules proposed by the Board of Forestry won't change that any time soon.
Fish & Wildlife | Flora and Fauna | Environment | Climate change | Pacific Ocean | local | Land use | Renewable energy | News | Forestry | Animals | Water | 2016: The Year In ReviewEarthFix | Dec. 18, 2016 1:51 p.m.
From an international investigation into electronic waste to a study of the U.S. military's environmental legacy in the Northwest, here is the best reporting from EarthFix in 2016.
Oregon coastal coho populations are in better shape than most endangered salmon runs on the West Coast.
News | Environment | local | ForestryOPB/EarthFix | Dec. 13, 2016 3:31 p.m.
At a meeting of the Oregon State Land Board Tuesday, Gov. Kate Brown called for using state bonding authority in a new proposal for managing the Elliott State Forest.
Fish & Wildlife | Water | Land use | Forestry | Communities | EnvironmentOPB/EarthFix | Dec. 12, 2016 8:45 p.m. | Coos Bay, Oregon
Oregon is offering the land for a flat $220 million, but is requiring the purchaser to guarantee public access and some environmental protections.
Energy | Politics | Environment | News | ForestryEarthFix | Dec. 9, 2016 11:53 a.m.
Eastern Washington lawmaker Cathy McMorris Rodgers is emerging as President-elect Donald Trump’s choice to lead natural resources policy as interior secretary.