OPB | Aug. 11, 2015
Who owns our water? Karen Piper spent seven years investigating the causes and implications of water privatization worldwide.
OPB | July 21, 2015
Oregon is one of a few states that allows residential drain water to be re-used for other purposes, but very few permits have been issued.
OPB | July 10, 2015
Whether you're going on a date or headed to the beach with your family, Think Out Loud brings you six conversation starters for this weekend.
OPB | June 30, 2015
The Oregon Water Resources Department is concerned that the groundwater may be too low in parts of Harney County and has stopped issuing permits for new wells.
OPB | April 27, 2015
Aaron Wolf, professor of geography at Oregon State University, won a Heinz award last week for his work as a water resources conflict negotiator.
OPB | April 23, 2015
We review some of the biggest news stories of the week.
OPB | March 18, 2015
WEDNESDAY: In the latest installment of our "At Home" series, Lead Watershed Ranger Dan Weidinger and his wife Sacha Snyder talk about living inside the 147-square mile Bull Run Watershed.
OPB | Jan. 30, 2015
FRIDAY: An email mistakenly sent to OPB reveals behind-the-scenes strategizing by developers to avoid committing to affordable housing on Portland's South Waterfront.
OPB | Jan. 29, 2015
THURSDAY: Nestlé has cleared one more hurdle in its effort to open a water bottling plant in Cascade Locks.
OPB | Jan. 23, 2015
FRIDAY: A Portland startup is generating renewable power with small hydroelectric turbines inside the city water system.
OPB | Jan. 22, 2015
THURSDAY: The Oregonian's Brad Schmidt fills us in on the latest on affordable developments in the South Waterfront neighborhood.
OPB | Dec. 19, 2014
WEDNESDAY: We're listening back to a show we did in late October focusing on how Portland's South Waterfront is developing.
OPB | Dec. 02, 2014
TUESDAY: The nonprofit Newport Fishermen's Wives, along with the port and city of Newport and Lincoln County, is suing the U.S. Coast Guard over the possible closure of the Newport Search and Rescue Station.
OPB | Nov. 12, 2014
WEDNESDAY: A new project tries to capture the sound of the iconic Celilo Falls.
OPB | Oct. 31, 2014
FRIDAY: The Bonneville Power Administration is looking towards the future after a hiring scandal that went public a year ago.
OPB | Oct. 27, 2014
MONDAY: We'll discuss the rapid rise of the South Waterfront neighborhood and what the future might hold for the area.
OPB | Aug. 06, 2014
WEDNESDAY: The Army Corps of Engineers has settled a lawsuit brought by Columbia Riverkeeper involving oil and other pollutants from dams. The emissions will now fall under the Clean Water Act.
OPB | July 23, 2014
WEDNESDAY: As the water supply in the Owyhee Valley dries up, the drought's effects will have repercussions throughout the state.