Thousands of rounds or rifle and pistol ammo were stolen from a locked building in the park headquarters earlier this month.
The largest land bird in North America is still critically endangered. A new plan could see the reintroduction of the condor in the Northwest.
local | News | EnvironmentStatesman Journal | Jan. 11, 2017 10:19 a.m.
Oregon's only national park was pounded with heavy snow and high winds during the past few days, resulting in the uncommon closure on Tuesday of what's often called one of the "snowiest inhabited places in North America."
Animals | Nation | News | Environment | localAP | Aug. 28, 2016 9:20 a.m. | Yellowstone National Park, Wyoming
From Tennessee's Great Smoky Mountains to the Grand Canyon of Arizona, major parks are grappling with illegal camping, vandalism, theft of resources, wildlife harassment and other visitor misbehavior.
Election | local | News | Politics | Election 2016OPB | Aug. 25, 2016 12:16 p.m.
Host Geoff Norcross is joined by OPB senior political reporter Jeff Mapes, state political reporter Chris Lehman, and news director Anna Griffin.
local | News | Environment | LandAP | Aug. 12, 2016 11:46 a.m. | Phoenix
Tribes can begin entering into agreements with the National Park Service to allow their members to pick plants on protected land under a new federal rule.
local | News | Environment | NW LifeNorthwest News Network | Aug. 2, 2016 10:09 a.m.
National parks will offer free admission on the final weekend of August in honor of the 100th birthday of the National Park Service.
local | News | EnvironmentAP | Aug. 2, 2016 7:53 a.m. | Carter Lake, Oregon
A wildfire burning west of Crater Lake National Park has grown to more than 720 acres, but the park remains open.
local | News | Land | RecreationThe Register-Guard | July 29, 2016 1:50 p.m.
A 50-acre wildland fire burning at Crater Lake National Park has closed part of the Pacific Crest Trail on the west side of the park.
Native American villages dotted the coastline up until the early 1900s. But now many of those sites are literally falling into to the ocean – a process that is being accelerated by climate change.
Animals | News | Environment | local | Fish & WildlifeAP | March 9, 2016 10:45 a.m. | Gardiner, Montana
Yellowstone National Park has started shipping its famous wild bison to slaughter in response to concerns by the livestock industry over a disease carried by the animals.
Climate change has long been considered a threat to the small mammal. But new research shows the outlook for survival in some areas to be more positive.
local | News | Environment | Fish & WildlifeAP | Jan. 26, 2016 12:42 p.m. | Billings, Montana
A wildlife advocate and a freelance journalist are suing the National Park Service to gain access to a program that ships Yellowstone National Park bison to slaughter.
The openings include a variety of positions, from backcountry rangers to entrance fee collectors. The jobs are available at multiple national park sites in Washington, Oregon and Idaho.
An invasive crayfish is thriving in Oregon's Crater Lake as the waters warm – putting the lake’s clarity and native creatures in jeopardy.
A new study says grizzly bears in the Yellowstone National Park region are thriving and have the potential to continue to thrive in the long term.