Portland climate activists have transformed an old school bus into a shelter and medical facility for oil pipeline protesters at the Standing Rock Reservation in North Dakota.
Science | Economy | Agriculture | Sustainability | Land | News | Nation | Business | FoodCapital Press | Oct. 21, 2016 9:17 a.m.
A full water allotment for the fist time in four years has made a huge difference for farmers in Oregon and Idaho who depend on the Owyhee Reservoir to irrigate their crops.
Oregon voters will soon decide whether to ban the buying and selling of certain animal products. The species covered under Measure 100 are being poached internationally at high rates.
Transportation | Health | local | Sustainability | FoodOPB | Oct. 13, 2016 12:45 p.m. | Portland
The Portland Bureau of Transportation isn’t doing enough to monitor the quality of service offered by ride-for-hire companies, according to a new report by the City Auditor.
The White House is honoring Oregon trawl fisherman Brad Pettinger for his environmental leadership.
Communities | Sustainability | Technology | Environment | local | BusinessThe Register-Guard | Sept. 25, 2016 7:22 p.m.
Thirteen railcars, one of them containing a hazardous, flammable liquid, derailed on a Union Pacific train Sunday, prompting a partial evacuation, detouring traffic well into the night and stalling Amtrak train passengers.
Land | Technology | Environment | Sustainability | ForestryCrosscut | Sept. 14, 2016 1:30 p.m. | Seattle
A Seattle and Beaverton, Oregon-based startup is developing drones for planting and monitoring trees on a large scale. The company says it uses “precision forestry” to keep our lands green.
More than 1,200 people signed up for this year's tour of Portland's catios – enclosed outdoor patios that aim to protect both cats and backyard wildlife.