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Oregon Field Guide

Hanford Environment

OPB | Feb. 1, 1996 7:30 p.m.

The Hanford Nuclear Reservation protects the largest undisturbed grassland in the country.

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Conservation Service/Snowpack

OPB | Feb. 1, 1996 7:30 p.m.

Remotely-connected instrumentation allows scientists to monitor winter snow pack.

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Forest Lookouts

OPB | Feb. 1, 1996 7:30 p.m.

Fire detection used to require lookout towers in lonely forests, but only a few are left.

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