A conversation with Oregon State University professor Jane Lubchenco. On Tuesday she was given the Tyler Prize for Environmental Achievement.
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Congressional Democrats from up and down the West Coast are asking the House Appropriations Committee to allocate more money for a new earthquake early warning system.
The ocean is going to be unusually warm this year off of Oregon and Washington, which could spell trouble for salmon and other marine life.
West Coast fishery managers adopted a new rule Tuesday that protects many species of forage fish at the bottom of the ocean food chain.
He admitted he used an illegal pump system to discharge 4,500 gallons of oily bilge water off the coast of Alaska last summer.
Oregon State University has received a $1 million grant to outfit a pair of underwater drones with new sensors. The hope is the sensors will allow the drones to track wildlife.
The Pacific Northwest faces a higher risk of economic harm from ocean acidification than other parts of the country, according to a new study.