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Oregon Field Guide

National Forests/Herbicides

OPB | Feb. 1, 1990 7:30 p.m.

The Forest Service finds ways to avoid spraying herbicides over newly reseeded clearcuts.

Oregon Field Guide

Logging with Horses

OPB | Feb. 1, 1990 7:30 p.m.

An environmentally-minded logger reduces his impact by hauling logs with horses.

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Special Delivery

OPB | Feb. 1, 1990 7:30 p.m.

A Snake River mail boat is a lifeline between remote ranches and the outside world.

Oregon Field Guide

The Great Alone

OPB | Feb. 1, 1990 7:30 p.m.

Caretakers at Hell's Canyon's isolated lodges spend a lot of time alone.

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