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Battle Ready: The Military's NW Environmental Legacy

OPB | Broadcast: Dec. 7, 2016

Seventy-five years ago, America was drawn into World War II and the Pacific Northwest answered the call with lumber, hydroelectricity, even a secret plutonium factory to arm atomic bombs.

Environmental Update On Oil Trains and Google Trekker

OPB | Broadcast: June 22, 2015

We check in with members of our EarthFix team about Google Trekker and one man's effort to get information on oil trains.

The Story Behind The Success Of The Oregon Chub

OPB | Broadcast: Feb. 23, 2015

MONDAY: We'll talk with one of the Oregon fish biologists who helped save the little minnow that's native only to the Willamette Valley.

Environmental Update On Bees And Trees

OPB | Broadcast: July 30, 2014

WEDNESDAY: We'll talk with EarthFix reporters about banning bee-harming pesticides, a new controversial logging method, and more.

New EarthFix Poll Shows Oregonians' Views on the Environment and Guns

OPB | Broadcast: July 7, 2014

MONDAY: We'll hear from EarthFix editor Dave Steves and John Horvick of DHM Research about the new environmental poll commissioned by EarthFix.

Environmental Update On Oil Trains, Coal & More

OPB | Broadcast: May 20, 2014

TUESDAY: We'll round-up some of the region's major environmental stories from the EarthFix team.

Environmental Update

OPB | Broadcast: March 17, 2014

MONDAY: We'll talk with the EarthFix team about China's ban on West Coast shellfish, a lost ski season for Mt. Ashland, and more.

Why Are Thousands Of Starfish Dying?

OPB | Broadcast: Feb. 3, 2014

MONDAY: The mysterious disease that affects these iconic sea creatures has been dubbed "sea star wasting syndrome."

Environmental Update On Oil, Logging, Climate Change & More

OPB | Broadcast: Nov. 20, 2013

WEDNESDAY: Members of our Earthfix team update us about oil, logging, a recent climate change poll and more.

Portland Hosts Conference On Climate Change Science

OPB | Broadcast: Sept. 9, 2013

EarthFix reporter Cassandra Profita discusses developments at the Pacific Northwest Climate Science Conference.

Environmental Update

OPB | Broadcast: Nov. 20, 2012

It's been a year since the Condit Dam was removed. How is the White Salmon River recovering?

Environmental Update

OPB | Broadcast: Nov. 8, 2011

We check in with David Steves about his live chat with environmental scientist Richard Alley and EarthFix's new story about the top Northwest polluters.

Environmental Update

OPB | Broadcast: Aug. 1, 2011

We begin a regular series of conversations checking in on OPB's environmental coverage. Today, we get the lowdown from EarthFix investigative reporter Bonnie Stewart.