News | Water | EnvironmentOPB/EarthFix | May 20, 2015 11:51 a.m.
Hundreds of Oregon industrial facilities are now facing tighter restrictions on their stormwater pollution.
News | Water | EnvironmentOPB | May 19, 2015 7:23 a.m.
The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers says it will no longer issue advisories against swimming in 11 Oregon reservoirs it manages or otherwise using the water during blue-green algae blooms.
In the wake of a natural disaster like an earthquake, the natural gas, water and electricity in a home become potentially serious threats to health and well-being.
Water | News | AgricultureAP | May 15, 2015 9:26 a.m.
Farmers on a federal irrigation project straddling the Oregon-California border will get less than half the water they would expect in a plentiful year.
The common carp has overrun the Malheur National Wildlife Refuge in Southeast Oregon, severely degrading one of the most productive migratory bird habitats in the Northwest.
Water managers had hoped late snows or heavy spring rains would help fill reservoirs and streams after a largely snow-free winter in the Northwest. But that’s not how things turned out.
The Oregon State University Research Forests and College of Veterinary Medicine are investigating instances of dogs getting sick after visiting the Oak Creek access to the McDonald Research Forest.