Environment | News | Water | Energy | localKUOW/EarthFix | Dec. 4, 2016 7:45 p.m.
Sunday's victory for the Standing Rock Sioux Tribe in its battle against an oil pipeline in North Dakota is big news for a tribal member living in the Pacific Northwest.
Environment | News | Water | local | Lead In The WaterOPB | Dec. 3, 2016 11:43 a.m. | Portland
The Portland Water Bureau is taking immediate steps to reduce the amount of lead in the water at taps across the Portland metro area.
Environment | Energy | WaterKUOW/EarthFix | Nov. 29, 2016 3:31 p.m. | Seattle
The Canadian government approved a crude-oil pipeline project that is much larger than the one generating protests in North Dakota and could bring a seven-fold increase in tanker traffic to the Salish Sea.
Environment | News | Water | localAP | Nov. 29, 2016 7:34 a.m. | Tracy Loew
The city of Salem released more than 22 million gallons of diluted raw sewage into the Willamette River on Thanksgiving afternoon and the following morning after heavy rain overwhelmed its sewer system.
Environment | News | Communities | World | Water | Business | History | local | Land use | NationOPB | Nov. 24, 2016 9:35 a.m.
While many Oregonians spent the Thanksgiving holiday eating large meals with their families, some drove hundreds of miles to support the Standing Rock Sioux in North Dakota.
Environment | News | Water | Energy | localNWPR/EarthFix | Nov. 21, 2016 6 a.m. | Lewiston, Idaho
A longstanding debate — removing or altering the four lower Snake River dams — is back in the discussion about protect fish while still doing what’s best for all interests along the Columbia and Snake rivers.
Environment | Food | Fish & Wildlife | WaterNWPR/EarthFix | Nov. 15, 2016 2:32 p.m.
People who eat fish from Washington state waters will be protected by a combination of new federal and state pollution rules.
Environment | News | Fish & Wildlife | Pacific Ocean | Technology | Water | localAP | Nov. 14, 2016 6:56 a.m. | Seattle
The Navy decided to implement its preferred plan after a lengthy review that included a determination from the National Marine Fisheries Service that the exercises would not have major impacts on endangered orcas and other marine mammals.