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Fire Recovery | Oregon Rohingya Muslims | Free School Lunches

OPB | Broadcast: Sept. 11, 2017

What does it take for forests to recover from wildfire? Should school lunches be free? Also, we hear from members of Oregon's community of Rohingya Muslim immigrants and refugees.

Legislative Update | Ghost Town Odes | Sage Grouse Agreement

OPB | Broadcast: June 12, 2017

How do you describe a ghost town?

What's The Best Way To Preserve Wilderness?

OPB | Broadcast: June 8, 2015

Some conservationists say wilderness must be left alone entirely, but others say if humans don't intercede, some species will be lost forever.

Sage Grouse Conservation Agreements In Oregon

OPB | Broadcast: March 23, 2015

MONDAY: Some landowners are voluntarily signing up to conserve habitat for sage grouse.

What Is The Value Of Nature?

OPB | Broadcast: Feb. 27, 2015

FRIDAY: A paper co-authored by an OSU professor contributes to a long-standing conservation debate in environmental circles. 

What Does The Future Hold For Wolves In Oregon?

OPB | Broadcast: Jan. 28, 2015

WEDNESDAY: With seven breeding pairs confirmed in Oregon, wolf protections will become more flexible.

Geese Create Poop Problem For Portland

OPB | Broadcast: Aug. 18, 2014

MONDAY: Two groups have partnered in a pilot project to deal with goose droppings in public parks.

Conservation and Commercial Fishing

OPB | Broadcast: Sept. 19, 2011

The Nature Conservancy has gotten into the commercial fishing game in recent months. We'll get an update on what their new "risk pool" program means for west coast fishermen.

Changing Water Use

OPB | Broadcast: July 20, 2011

Are increasing water rates changing the way you use tap water?

Having Fun in the Forest

OPB | Broadcast: Aug. 31, 2010

How should recreation and conservation be balanced in the forests of the Northwest?

Northwest Passages: Ursula K. Le Guin

OPB | Broadcast: April 29, 2010

Iconic Oregon writer Ursula K. Le Guin reflects on her decades of work and her fight with Google.

Rebroadcast: Virginia Euwer Wolff

OPB | Broadcast: Dec. 29, 2009

Virginia Euwer Wolff on verse novels for young adults — and on missing Performance Today!

The Efficiency Factor

OPB | Broadcast: April 29, 2009

Can we conserve our way to a cooler climate?

Cows v. Elk v. Wild Horses

OPB | Broadcast: Feb. 20, 2009

Who should eat the grass on public lands?