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Environmental News Round-Up

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a href=”” target=”_blank”>EarthFix editor David Steves and reporter Ashley Ahearn discuss some recent environmental headlines OPB has been following, including:

  • Emergency response crews preparing for oil transported by train by conducting drills simulating oil spills
  • Researchers turning to crowd-funding for their projects
  • Secretary of the Interior and former Seattle-based REI chief executive officer Sally Jewell visiting Portland last week      

What environmental stories have you been following?


  • David Steves: Editor of EarthFix
  • Ashley Ahearn: EarthFix reporter, based in Seattle
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