OPB | Aug. 04, 2014 8:03 p.m.
As temperatures rise this summer, plenty of people are taking a dip in local waters. Drowning is remains a risk. But what about water quality?
AP | Aug. 04, 2014 2:41 p.m.
The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers has settled a lawsuit that will force it to disclose the amount of pollutants its dams are sending into U.S. waterways for the first time in the agency's history.
OPB | July 25, 2014 5:45 p.m.
The water levels in many Oregon lakes and rivers are getting lower as summer progresses and can be hazardous to boaters.
Herald and News | July 21, 2014 8 p.m.
Visitors to a Cascade Mountains lake are being asked to stay out of the water while a toxic algae warning is in effect.
OPB | July 15, 2014 5:47 p.m.
Water levels in the reservoirs of Southeastern Oregon are dwindling, according to the U.S. Bureau of Reclamation.
Herald and News | July 12, 2014 8 p.m.
Dry conditions in Northern California have forced wild horses off of federal grazing lands and onto private ranches. Oregon ranchers are trying to preserve watering holes to prevent a similar fate.
OPB | July 10, 2014 5:57 p.m.
Health advisories were issued today for several Northwest beaches. Among them, Washington’s Vancouver Lake, and on the Oregon coast, D River Beach and Heceta Beach.
AP | June 26, 2014 11:29 a.m.
City Council members have agreed to continue adding fluoride to the water supply in Sweet Home, as the city has done for 50 years.
AP | June 26, 2014 11:17 a.m.
An advisory against water contact at Southern Oregon's most popular reservoir has been lifted in time for the Fourth of July weekend.
Herald and News | May 02, 2014 4:07 a.m.
The U.S. Department of Agriculture's Natural Resources Conservation Service plans to invest up to $11 million to assist agricultural producers in water conservation and water quality efforts in Oregon.