Now Playing:

TV

Broadcasts: November 17, 8:30 p.m. [OPB TV], November 20, 1:30 a.m. [OPB TV], November 20, 6:30 p.m. [OPB TV]

Segments in this Episode

Oregon Field Guide

Mountain Goat Survey

OPB | Nov. 17, 2016 8:30 p.m.

There's a growing population of mountain goats around Mt St Helens.

Oregon Field Guide

Blue Mountain Wildlife

OPB | Nov. 17, 2016 8:30 p.m.

Meet Lynn and Bob Tompkins,  an eastern Oregon couple who started Blue Mountain Wildlife, a raptor rescue facility.

Oregon Field Guide

Vaux's Swift Chimneys

OPB | Nov. 17, 2016 8:30 p.m.

Vaux's swifts put on dazzling displays as they funnel into old chimneys to roost for the night as seen at Portland's Chapman School every fall. But those chimneys are coming down.

Follow Oregon Field Guide

Send Oregon Field Guide A Message

Upcoming Broadcasts

Disappearing Lake; Ice Crawlers; Mushrooms (2506)

December 15, 8:30 p.m. [OPB TV]

All Season 28

Mountain Goat Survey, Blue Mountain Wildlife and Vaux's Swift Chimneys (2807)

Oregon Field Guide: Episode #2807
Most Recent Broadcast: November 17, 2016

Wenaha River Packrafting (2806)

Oregon Field Guide: Episode #2806
Most Recent Broadcast: November 10, 2016

Who's Watching Oregon's Wildlife, Slot Canyon Geology and Eulachon Smelt (2805)

Oregon Field Guide: Episode #2805
Most Recent Broadcast: November 3, 2016

Crossing the Urban-Rural Divide (2804)

Oregon Field Guide: Episode #2804
Most Recent Broadcast: October 27, 2016

Columbia River Bar Pilots (2803)

Oregon Field Guide: Episode #2803
Most Recent Broadcast: October 20, 2016

Disappearing Meadows (2802)

Oregon Field Guide: Episode #2802
Most Recent Broadcast: October 13, 2016

John Day River Paddleboarding and Behind The Scenes on Valhalla (2801)

Oregon Field Guide: Episode #2801
Most Recent Broadcast: October 6, 2016


Major Support Provided By: Dorothy D. Gage

Additional Support Provided By: the Coit Family Foundation, Fred and Clara Dolen Charitable Foundation, Kay Kitagawa and Andy Johnson-Laird, Christine and David Vernier, and the Greenfield/Hartline Habitat Conservation Fund of the Nature Conservancy.

Special thanks for support by: The Roundhouse Foundation, Jon and Nancy Decherd, Bonnie and Peter Reagan