Environment | Flora and Fauna | News | Fish & Wildlife | Pacific Ocean | Wildlife Detectives: A Special ReportKUOW/EarthFix | May 16, 2015 5:30 p.m. | MUKILTEO, Wash. --
Pinto abalone were near extinction by the end of the 1990s in Puget Sound. But with a little help from science, their wild populations are slowly rising.
Science | News | Pacific Ocean | PoliticsOPB | May 12, 2015 10:44 a.m. | Portland
The future is uncertain for four earthquake bills in Salem.
Regulators' decision to let shellfish producers spray a neurotoxic pesticide is reversed after an outcry from restaurants and environmentalists.
Pacific Ocean | Water | Science | Environment | Technology | News | Unprepared: Will We Be Ready For The Megaquake?OPB | April 30, 2015 3:13 p.m. | Portland
An underwater volcano, 300 miles off the coast of Cannon Beach, appears to be erupting.
The whale was found about a mile north of West Haven State Park on Saturday.
A 30-foot section of a fiberglass boat believed to be debris from the 2011 Japanese tsunami has been towed to an Oregon port and is headed for the dump once scientists make sure it poses no threat of spreading invasive species.
An Oregon parks official says a roughly 25-foot-long chunk of fiberglass boat spotted drifting off the central Oregon coast is believed to be more debris from the deadly 2011 Japanese tsunami.
Radiation from the leaking Fukushima Daiichi nuclear reactor has been detected on the shores of Vancouver Island, four years after a deadly earthquake and tsunami in Japan killed 16,000 people.