Portland Regatta Canceled Due To Toxic Algae

OPB |Sept. 25, 2014 3:34 p.m.

This weekend's Row for the Cure Regatta has been canceled because of toxic algae.

North Coast Lake Latest To See Dangerous Algae Bloom

OPB |Sept. 22, 2014 6:54 p.m.

Oregon health officials released another alert about dangerous blue-green algae. This one is for Cullaby Lake, just off Highway 101 between Astoria and Seaside.

Hundreds Miss Out On Water Fun Because Of Toxic Algae

OPB |Sept. 19, 2014 2:31 p.m.

The Oregon Health Authority says the test results are in: The scum that appeared on the Willamette River this week is toxic algae.

Herald and News: Botulism Outbreak Kills Thousands Of Birds At Refuge

Herald and News |Sept. 02, 2014 12:52 p.m.

Waterfowl at the Tule Lake National Wildlife Refuge are suffering from another avian botulism outbreak amid the Klamath Basin’s second consecutive year of drought.

Herald and News: Klamath Irrigators ‘Not Out Of The Woods Yet’

Herald and News |Aug. 27, 2014 1:13 p.m.

Continued water conservation efforts could help Klamath Project irrigators still receiving water deliveries make it to the end of the growing season.

Willamette Waters Generally Safe For Swimmers

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?

Corps Agrees To Disclose Amount Of Pollution From Its Dams

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.

Boaters Warned Of Hazards Posed By Low Water Levels

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: Odell Lake Suffers From Toxic Algae Bloom

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.

Farmers Face Severe Water Shortage In Southeastern Oregon

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.

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