On Thursday, city commissioners got an update from staff on how Portland was progressing toward the goals set out in the declaration, most notably the goal that the city cut carbon emissions by half by 2030 and reach net-zero emissions by 2050. The city is behind schedule.
Climate change is the mother of all disruptions. As the West Coast grapples with its impacts — from drought-igniting wildfires to sea level rise inundating coastal areas — how are communities and businesses adapting?
A federal judge has denied environmentalists' request for a court order temporarily blocking the government from digging trenches for archaeological surveys at a lithium mine planned near the Nevada-Oregon line,
As the Bootleg Fire continues to burn across south-central Oregon, some conservationists are beginning to question how the region’s past forest management played a role in the speed of the wildfire’s growth.