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Environmental Update On Beer, Salmon, And Marijuana

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.

Environmental Update On Cormorants And Starfish

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.

Environmental Update

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.

Safeway And Kroger Won't Sell GE Salmon

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.

Environmental Update

OPB | Feb. 27, 2014

THURSDAY: We've got a round-up of some of the region's major environmental stories from the EarthFix team.

Sea Lion Deaths in the Northwest

OPB | June 11, 2012

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

Salmon Virus Hits WA Fish Farms

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.

What Happens Next at Condit Dam?

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?

Rare Salmon Disease in B.C.

OPB | Oct. 21, 2011

A virus that has devastated Atlantic salmon populations was discovered in two sockeye salmon in British Columbia.

Environmental Update

OPB | Sept. 26, 2011

Earthfix Editor, David Steves, talks about the removal of two dams in Washington and future dam removals in the Northwest. 

Environmental Update

OPB | Aug. 15, 2011

We continue our regular series of conversations checking in on OPB's environmental coverage. Today, we talk about the biggest dam removal project in U.S. history with EarthFix reporter Ashley Ahearn.

Fishing for Answers

OPB | May 07, 2010

How do fish hatcheries impact the wild salmon population?

Saving Salmon

OPB | Sept. 16, 2009

What's the best way to save imperiled salmon in the Columbia River Basin?

The Dam Difference for Fish

OPB | Nov. 10, 2008

What does a new study say about the effect of dams on fish?

Fishing for Clarity

OPB | July 29, 2008

What does the health of one salmon species have to do with another?

Fast Fish Nation

OPB | June 23, 2008

Are you ready to eat lower on the ocean's food chain?

Playing God?

OPB | June 18, 2008

When is it alright to kill one animal to save another?

Digging Into the Farm Bill

OPB | May 16, 2008

Does the Farm Bill provide pork... or necessary aid to struggling industries?

Salmon Shutdown?

OPB | March 17, 2008

Will there be any salmon fishing at the coast this year?