Politics | Climate change | Environment | Forestry | Land | Communities | Flora and Fauna | Fish & WildlifeOPB/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.
Education | Forestry | Recreation | Land use | Environment | Land | Water | Flora and Fauna | Fish & Wildlife | EconomyOPB/EarthFix | Aug. 10, 2015 5:30 p.m. | Ashland, Oregon
The State Land Board is considering moving ahead with guidelines for the sale of its 84,000-acre forest in southwest Oregon.
A huge swath of wilderness in Idaho will now be protected from development, thanks to legislation passed by Congress and signed into law by President Barack Obama.
The wilderness plan passed by the U.S. House of Representatives Monday would protect about 300,000 acres in three different areas in the rugged Boulder and White Cloud mountains.
The huckleberry season kicked off early this year, as a result of this summer's high temperatures.
News | Environment | Land | Forestry | Fish & WildlifeOPB | 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.