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6 Things We Learned From Record Holding Birder Noah Strycker

OPB | Feb. 2, 2016 noon

Oregonian Noah Strycker just broke the world record for the number of bird species seen in one year: 6,042.

Environment | Think Out Loud

Parenting & The Law | Talking About Dying | Environmental Update

OPB | Jan. 19, 2016 12:06 p.m.

We talk to a law professor about her idea to create new legal requirements for parents. We hear about a series of conversations put on by Oregon Humanities around death and dying. Then we get an EarthFix update about coal and oil-by-rail.

Books | Environment | Sports | Literary Arts: The Archive Project

The Archive Project - January 6, 2016

OPB | Jan. 6, 2016 9 p.m.

Award-winning authors Jon Krakauer and Barry Lopez discuss their lives and their work at Wordstock: Portland’s Book Festival on November 7, 2015.

Environment | Think Out Loud

What's Oregon's Role In The Post-Paris Effort To Reduce Carbon?

OPB | Dec. 16, 2015 12:06 p.m.

Nearly 200 nations came together to agree to reduce emissions. What are states' roles in reaching the goals that were set?

Environment | Think Out Loud

Environmental Update: Crayfish

OPB | Dec. 8, 2015 12:50 p.m.

We debrief a member of the EarthFix team about one of the environmental stories she's been working on.

Climate change | Environment | World | Think Out Loud

Talking Paris Climate Change Conference With Charlie Hales

OPB | Dec. 8, 2015 12:06 p.m.

Portland Mayor Charlie Hales has just returned from taking part in the international climate change conference in Paris.

News | Environment | Think Out Loud

Simon Winchester On The Pacific Ocean

OPB | Dec. 14, 2015 12:06 p.m.

The author's latest book is divided into 10 chapters taking on different events that occurred in the history of the world's largest body of water.

News | Environment | Think Out Loud

Klamath Basin Water Agreement Could Fall Apart

OPB | Dec. 2, 2015 12:06 p.m.

If Congress doesn't act by Dec. 31, the stakeholders are back to square one.

Environment | Think Out Loud

Fishers Return To Some WA National Parks

OPB | Dec. 1, 2015 12:20 p.m.

Starting this week, 80 of the small, carnivorous members of the weasel family will be brought to National Park lands in Washington State.

Environment | Think Out Loud

William Ruckelshaus Awarded The Presidential Medal Of Freedom

OPB | Nov. 25, 2015 12:45 p.m.

Northwest native William Ruckelshaus was the first administrator of the Environmental Protection Agency.