OPB | June 23, 2015
A new study out today suggests that some commonly found chemicals could become carcinogenic in the human body even in low doses if combined.
OPB | June 18, 2015
The West Coast is experiencing the largest toxic algal bloom in the last decade. This toxin has caused many shellfish fisheries to close down.
OPB | June 15, 2015
Burns resident Julie Weikel has just returned from a 10-15 mile a day trek.
OPB | June 08, 2015
Some conservationists say wilderness must be left alone entirely, but others say if humans don't intercede, some species will be lost forever.
OPB | May 18, 2015
The end of the legislative session is not far off, but Oregon lawmakers are struggling to find common ground on funding transportation infrastructure.
OPB | April 07, 2015
In this third installment of our series "Represented," we look at the impact of data centers in Central Oregon, and a bill to change the taxation structure for the companies that run them.
OPB | April 02, 2015
Jeremy Clark and Charlie Abrams created the "Two Green Leaves" blog together earlier this year to write about climate change.
OPB | March 30, 2015
MONDAY: We'll check in with our EarthFix reporter, Cassandra Profita, about stories she's following.
OPB | March 23, 2015
MONDAY: Some landowners are voluntarily signing up to conserve habitat for sage grouse.
OPB | March 16, 2015
MONDAY: Mountain bikers say the city has unfairly banned them from riding at River View Natural Area in Portland.
OPB | Feb. 27, 2015
FRIDAY: A paper co-authored by an OSU professor contributes to a long-standing conservation debate in environmental circles.
OPB | 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.
OPB | Feb. 12, 2015
THURSDAY: The Center for Biological Diversity is suing the Environmental Protection Agency over the impacts of ocean acidity on shellfish.
OPB | Jan. 29, 2015
THURSDAY: Nestlé has cleared one more hurdle in its effort to open a water bottling plant in Cascade Locks.
OPB | Dec. 18, 2014
THURSDAY: After a recent study said a carbon tax in Oregon could be economically and environmentally feasible, we'll discuss the political outlook for a carbon tax ahead of the 2015 legislative session.
OPB | Dec. 15, 2014
MONDAY: Members of our EarthFix team will give us an update on some of the environmental stories they've been following.
OPB | Sept. 23, 2014
TUESDAY: We'll hear from those who oppose and support Measure 92, which would require food manufacturers and retailers to label genetically engineered foods.
OPB | Sept. 17, 2014
WEDNESDAY: EarthFix reporter Ashley Ahearn reports on a coal dust study scientists have begun in the Northwest to determine what affect coal by rail might have on the environment.
OPB | Sept. 02, 2014
TUESDAY: Journalists from our EarthFix team will give us an update on the removal of Elwha Dam and the 50th Anniversary of the Wilderness Act.