Tagged: Drought

Severe Drought Affects Southeastern Oregon

OPB |July 23, 2014 12:45 p.m.

WEDNESDAY: As the water supply in the Owyhee Valley dries up, the drought's effects will have repercussions throughout the state.

Drought And Floods Threaten Oregon

OPB |Feb. 17, 2014 12:45 p.m.

MONDAY: It may seem counterintuitive, but Oregonians are on the lookout for flooding, even as the Governor declares a drought emergency in four counties. 

Oregon Faces A Continued Dry Spell In 2014

OPB |Jan. 23, 2014 12:20 p.m.

THURSDAY: It's been a particularly dry winter for Oregon. Businesses from agriculture to recreation are feeling the repercussions of the dry spell.

Droughts Expected to Worsen in 21st Century

July 31, 2012 9:06 a.m.

A new study suggests drought patterns will only get worse in the coming century.

Famine in the Horn of Africa

Sept. 27, 2011 9:40 a.m.

International relief agencies are in the region assisting with food and medical needs. What's the latest on the crisis?

Crisis in Somalia

Aug. 09, 2011 9:40 a.m.

People are dying in Somalia in the worst drought the Horn of Africa has seen in 60 years. How are Somalis who live in Oregon — and other Oregonians — reacting?

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