Environment | Education | News | localEast Oregonian | May 12, 2017 11:38 a.m. | Pendleton, Oregon
Pendleton is home to eastern Oregon's longest continuously run outdoor school, despite facing elimination at least three times.
Environment | News | NW Life | local | Eclipse 2017OPB | May 9, 2017 2:27 p.m. | Terrebonne, Oregon
With nearly every lodging option booked within the path of the eclipse, thousands of visitors are expected to spill over onto public lands.
Environment | News | Fish & Wildlife | localCapital Press | May 3, 2017 3:27 p.m.
The USDA’s agreement to kill wolves on behalf of Oregon wildlife regulators isn’t a “major federal action” warranting environmental review, according to a federal judge.
Environment | News | Fish & Wildlife | localAP | April 29, 2017 11:44 a.m. | Bremerton, Washington
Officials in Washington state say an invasion of the European green crabs that could disrupt the Puget Sound ecosystem is continuing.
Environment | News | Fish & Wildlife | localCapital Press | April 18, 2017 2:07 p.m.
Spotted owl populations have continued to decline rapidly, while larger, more aggressive barred owls take over spotted owl territory in Oregon, Washington and California.
Conservation groups want to see more restrictions on cyanide traps after a federal agency's trap killed a wolf in northeast Oregon.
Environment | News | Fish & Wildlife | Politics | localAP | April 1, 2017 4:49 p.m. | Boise
Idaho Gov. C.L. "Butch" Otter said the state was not speculating about the damage that implementing the current federal sage grouse plans will have on private and public lands.
Science | Environment | News | Nation | PoliticsNPR | March 22, 2017 2:04 p.m.
The Senate voted Tuesday to lift a 2016 ban on certain hunting practices — like trapping and aerial shooting — on national wildlife refuges there. Now the bill heads to President Trump to be signed.
Four defendants who participated in last year's occupation of the Malheur National Wildlife Refuge were convicted Tuesday of misdemeanors.
A jury has convicted occupiers Jason Patrick and Darryl Thorn on felony conspiracy charges for their roles in last year’s takeover of the Malheur National Wildlife Refuge.
U.S. District Court Judge Anna Brown heard evidence Wednesday related to the misdemeanor charges against four defendants linked to last year’s armed occupation of the Malheur National Wildlife Refuge.
The fate of four occupiers of the Malheur National Wildlife Refuge is now up to a 12-person jury.
While the judge has barred the defense from talking about the acquittals in the first trial while in the jury's presence, it’s possible Bundy could bring it up during his testimony.
While federal prosecutors made more attempts to draw connections between the evidence and charges, much of the Wednesday was spent talking about the FBI's use of informants at the Malheur refuge.
Jury selection in a second trial stemming from last year's occupation of the Malheur National Wildlife Refuge in eastern Oregon gets underway Tuesday.
The four defendants slated to go to trial for their alleged roles in the occupation of the Malheur National Wildlife Refuge were in court Tuesday for pretrial hearings.
U.S. District Court Judge Anna Brown ruled the misdemeanor charges defendants face in the second Malheur Refuge trial won’t be heard by the jury, but rather in a separate trial before a judge.