Oregon State University has created a safety panel to oversee the construction of its new marine research center being built in the tsunami zone. But it’s made up of academics - not engineers.
A new study sheds light on the causes and conditions behind toxic ocean algae blooms.
The White House is honoring Oregon trawl fisherman Brad Pettinger for his environmental leadership.
Agriculture | Nation | Climate change | Water | NW Life | Environment | Pacific Ocean | News | Science | WorldAP | Sept. 30, 2016 8:12 a.m.
A new study finds that unusually warm Pacific Ocean temperatures helped cause a massive bloom of toxic algae last year that closed lucrative fisheries from California to British Columbia and disrupted marine life from seabirds to sea lions.
Business | Politics | Nation | Health | Economy | local | Science | Communities | Election | NW Life | Family | Pacific Ocean | Technology | News | Parents | Environment | Water | Unprepared: Will We Be Ready For The Megaquake In Oregon?OPB | Sept. 28, 2016 1:32 p.m. | Portland
OSU is ignoring the advice of some of its ocean scientists by building a $50 million research center in Newport's tsunami zone.
The detection of Puget Sound's first invasive green crab prompts scientists to mount a counter attack. Now a second crab has been discovered about 30 miles away in Padilla Bay.
A new federal review finds Northwest humpbacks are still showing signs of trouble.
Politics | Teachers | Education | Water | Science | Election | local | Pacific Ocean | News | Parents | EnvironmentOPB | Sept. 2, 2016 10:52 a.m. | Portland
The Seaside School Board unanimously approved a bond measure Thursday to build a new campus outside the tsunami zone.