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.
Election | Parents | Science | Teachers | Environment | Water | Pacific Ocean | Politics | News | Education | localOPB | 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.
Election | Science | Nation | Environment | NW Life | Pacific Ocean | Politics | News | local | Climate change | Energy | Election 2016OPB | July 27, 2016 1:08 p.m. | Philadelphia
Washington Gov. Jay Inslee, who has made the environment a cornerstone of his political career, is featured in a video produced by filmmaker James Cameron for the Democratic National Convention.
Seabirds have been washing up dead on beaches in Washington and British Columbia this summer, and scientists can't say why.
Recent sixgill sightings are giving hope to divers and researchers that the sharks may be returning to Puget Sound.
Pacific Ocean | local | NW Life | News | EducationOPB | June 17, 2016 1:16 p.m. | Portland
Seaside is a step closer to getting its schools out of the tsunami zone. The timber company Weyerhaeuser announced Friday it's donating 80 acres of land to relocate the schools.
Science | Animals | Environment | Pacific Ocean | News | Food | local | Climate changeOPB | June 12, 2016 2:45 p.m. | Portland
Native Olympia oysters have a built-in resistance to ocean acidification, according to a newly published study in the Journal of Limnology and Oceanography.