Sierra Pacific Industries' gift will go toward the construction of the Oregon Forest Science Complex, which will be part of the new Corvallis campus of the OSU College of Forestry.
Oregon fines a helicopter company and suspends its license to spray pesticides after a worker complained of chemical exposure in Douglas County.
State regulators have fined a company that conducts aerial pesticide spraying on private timberlands for worker protection violations.
Some fire tower lookouts in Oregon will soon be replaced with high-powered video cameras.
Forestry | News | Entertainment | localStatesman Journal | Sept. 21, 2015 10:52 a.m.
A rare Oregon ecosystem is facing a threat from an unusual source — trees.
Forestry | local | Environment | NewsThe Coos Bay World | Sept. 19, 2015 12:55 p.m.
Oregon has taken the next step in its plan to sell a public forest near Coos Bay.
Forestry | local | Environment | NewsKPLU | Sept. 18, 2015 6:56 a.m.
One of the worst wildfire seasons the Pacific Northwest has ever seen has put new urgency into efforts to reform forest fire policies. A panel of scientists says current practices are clearly not working.
Technology | Environment | Recreation | Forestry | Land use | CommunitiesOPB/EarthFix | Sept. 14, 2015 noon | Ashland, Oregon
An Oregon environmental group spent the summer lugging a 40-pound Google Trekker camera around trails on public lands. Now its virtual tours are live online.
Forestry | Environment | Politics | Flora and Fauna | Climate change | Fish & Wildlife | Land | CommunitiesOPB/EarthFix | Aug. 13, 2015 3 p.m. | Salem, Oregon
The Oregon State Land Board has approved the sale of the Elliott, as well as additional requirements designed to preserve the public benefit of the forest.