Tens of thousands were expected to visit the Jefferson and Detroit Lake areas because they are smack in the middle of the eclipse's path of totality.
Communities | Fish & Wildlife | Water | News | Agriculture | Land use | Environment | localOPB/EarthFix | July 26, 2017 7 p.m. | Tulelake, California
While controversial, the common practice of farming on the Klamath wildlife refuges has resulted in an interesting new direction for agriculture across the basin.
Environment | Land use | local | NewsJefferson Public Radio | July 20, 2017 4:33 p.m. | Ashland, Oregon
Opponents of expanding the Cascade-Siskiyou National Monument in southern Oregon say the move was rushed through with little public notice.
The company operating one of the largest firefighting tankers in the U.S. says the Forest Service is seeking to keep the plane grounded by limiting the amount of fire suppressant firefighting aircraft can carry.
Environment | Land use | Land | local | NewsOPB | July 14, 2017 12:14 p.m.
U.S. Interior Secretary Ryan Zinke will be in Oregon to review the Cascade-Siskiyou National Monument Saturday. Oregon's attorney general has threatened to sue if Interior shrinks the monument.
State Attorney General Ellen Rosenblum says Oregon is ready to take legal action if monument designation changes.
Legislation would convey 32,000 acres of federal land to two tribes and provide forest management authority to a third.
The Hanford nuclear reservation in southeast Washington state has two train tunnels full of very hot radioactive waste — and both tunnels are in danger of further collapse.