OPB | July 27, 2016
We hear from U.S. Sen. Ron Wyden (D-Oregon) from the Democratic National Convention and talk to an Uber driver in Philadelphia. We'll also discuss an effort to reintroduce salmon to the upper Malheur River.
OPB | March 01, 2016
We'll hear about a bill that would allow pharmacists to prescribe a drug that helps reduce the effects of opioid overdoses. Then we'll get an update on Oregon's $50 a term community college program. Plus, a new study looks at the dramatic impact hatcheries have on the genes of steelhead trout.
OPB | Aug. 03, 2015
We've got a round-up of some of the region's major environmental stories from the EarthFix team.
OPB | March 30, 2015
MONDAY: We'll check in with our EarthFix reporter, Cassandra Profita, about stories she's following.
OPB | March 16, 2015
TUESDAY: Not all dams are bad for salmon.
OPB | Feb. 09, 2015
MONDAY: Members of our EarthFix team will join us to discuss greener beer, energy efficient marijuana, and a new salmon tracker.
OPB | June 16, 2014
MONDAY: Members of our EarthFix team will give us an update on the disease affecting sea stars in the Pacific ocean and a plan to kill thousands of birds preying on endangered salmon.
OPB | April 08, 2014
TUESDAY: We'll talk with the EarthFix and OPB reporters about landslides, lawsuits against hatcheries, and a pesticide dump cover-up.
OPB | March 07, 2014
FRIDAY: Two of the country's largest grocery chains have joined a long list of stores that won't sell genetically engineered salmon.
OPB | Feb. 27, 2014
THURSDAY: We've got a round-up of some of the region's major environmental stories from the EarthFix team.
OPB | June 11, 2012
What do we know about the deaths of 20 sea lions in the past two months in Oregon and Washington?
OPB | May 30, 2012
A disease that has promted B.C. fisheries to kill nearly 600,000 fish has turned up in Washington state fish farms for the first time.
OPB | Nov. 10, 2011
Two weeks ago, the base of the Condit Dam was blown up, and the White Salmon River flowed free for the first time in a century. What happens now?
OPB | Oct. 21, 2011
A virus that has devastated Atlantic salmon populations was discovered in two sockeye salmon in British Columbia.
OPB | Sept. 16, 2009
What's the best way to save imperiled salmon in the Columbia River Basin?
OPB | Nov. 10, 2008
What does a new study say about the effect of dams on fish?