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A Look Into The Role Of Fisheries Observers

OPB | Broadcast: Aug. 20, 2014

WEDNESDAY: After a recent assault on a fishery observer, we look into these little-known second crew members on west coast fishing boats.

NOAA Taps OSU's Rick Spinrad

OPB | Broadcast: May 15, 2014

THURSDAY: Oregon State University's Vice President of Research, Rick Spinrad, will serve as chief scientist at the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration.

Sea Lion Deaths in the Northwest

OPB | Broadcast: June 11, 2012

What do we know about the deaths of 20 sea lions in the past two months in Oregon and Washington?

Who Owns the Ocean?

OPB | Broadcast: June 1, 2010

How do federal and state agencies overlap with commercial and environmental interests off the Oregon coast?