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4 Dams On The Klamath River Are One Step Closer To Coming Down

OPB | Oct. 19, 2016

PacifiCorp has filed for permission from the federal government to transfer its license for four Klamath River dams to a new corporation that was set up with the sole purpose of taking the dams down.

Public Safety | Klamath Drug Task Force | Special Districts | Restaurant Tipping

OPB | March 23, 2016

We hear about Josephine County’s decision to declare a public safety fiscal emergency and we'll learn about a drug task force that’s being resurrected to combat meth- and heroin-related crime in Klamath County. We'll also learn about Oregon’s special districts, and hear why Le Pigeon decided to eliminate tipping.

Klamath Basin Water Agreement Could Fall Apart

OPB | Dec. 02, 2015

If Congress doesn't act by Dec. 31, the stakeholders are back to square one.

Klamath Farmers Brace For A Dry Season

OPB | April 08, 2015

Gov. Kate Brown declared drought in Klamath County earlier this week and farmers are anxious about the low snowpack.

Sen. Wyden Pushes Two Key Bills Through Committee

OPB | Nov. 14, 2014

FRIDAY: Senator Ron Wyden (D-OR) is hoping to pass legislation to increase logging in public forests and manage water in the Klamath Basin before the end of the year.

Checking In On Northwest Wildfires

OPB | July 15, 2014

TUESDAY: We'll talk with EarthFix reporter Devan Schwartz and Robin DeMario from the Northwest Coordination Center about wildfires in the Northwest.

Klamath Water Struggle Gets Hot

OPB | July 01, 2013

The Klamath Tribes exercised their newly won water rights last month, cutting off water to ranchers who are now pushing back.  

Klamath Can Expect More Droughts In Future

OPB | June 12, 2013

Some ranchers in the Klamath Basin are being cut off from irrigation water this year. Residents of the area can expect the problem to get worse.

Dry Weather Impacting Water Users And Wildfires

OPB | May 13, 2013

We'll check in on how the dry weather is affecting Klamath Basin water users and the early wildfire season.

Environmental Update

OPB | May 08, 2012

We'll get an update on the ongoing controversy surrounding the plan to remove Klamath River dams. 

Klamath Drought

OPB | May 14, 2010

What do farmers do when there isn't enough water to go around? 

Agreement on the Klamath River

OPB | Nov. 14, 2008

What could this mean for Klamath County and rivers across the country?

(Not) On a Jet Plane

OPB | July 16, 2008

How will airline cutbacks impact the way you travel?

The Klamath Example: How to Tear Down a Dam

OPB | Feb. 14, 2008

How many constituencies does it take to demolish a dam?