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Toxic Algal Bloom Hits West Coast

OPB | Broadcast: 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.

Environmental Update

OPB | Broadcast: March 17, 2014

MONDAY: We'll talk with the EarthFix team about China's ban on West Coast shellfish, a lost ski season for Mt. Ashland, and more.

Environmental Update On Tree Sits And China's Ban On NW Shellfish

OPB | Broadcast: Dec. 19, 2013

THURSDAY: We'll hear from two of our EarthFix reporters about tree-sit protests and China's ban on shellfish from the Northwest.

Ocean Acidification Creates Problems For Shellfish Farms

OPB | Broadcast: Dec. 3, 2012

Ocean acidification is wreaking havoc on Northwest shellfish farms.