Rejoining a landscape: Southern Oregon coalition moves forward with I-5 wildlife crossings
The Southern Oregon Wildlife Crossing Coalition is attempting to create new structures and enhance existing ones so that animals can safely cross I-5 in the Siskiyou Summit region. The interstate bisects the Cascade-Siskiyou National Monument, which was designated for its diversity of wildlife, insects, and plant communities, representing a profound barrier to the many animals attempting to get from one part of their habitat to another.
Rural Economy | Sage Grouse Plans | Steelhead
The federal government has announced changes to a carefully negotiated sage grouse conservation plan. Also, steelhead may face extinction because of sea lions, and the economy in rural Oregon is not picking up the way it is in urban areas.
Coyotes | Death Penalty: DA Josh Marquis | Fake News Bots
How are urban coyotes different from rural coyotes? Also, how do automated computer programs distort online news? And we continue our death penalty series.
Occupiers Shout Down Environmental Protesters At Malheur Refuge
A small number of supporters of the federal management of public lands are showing up at the Malheur National Wildlife Refuge to counter the protest.
News Roundtable Jan. 8, 2016 | Lily Tomlin
We look back at some of the big stories in the week's news; then we talk with Lily Tomlin, who's in Portland next week for a one-woman show at the Arlene Schnitzer Concert Hall.
Retired Vet Follows Migration Pattern Of Pronghorn Antelope
Burns resident Julie Weikel has just returned from a 10-15 mile a day trek.