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Oregon Field Guide

Umpqua Fish Watcher

We check in with a man who watches over spawning Steelhead Salmon on the Umpqua River.

Oregon Field Guide

Mt Washington Climb

Join us on one of our most treacherous but beautiful climbs ever!

Oregon Field Guide

Slugs

Slip, slide and slime along with an Oregon icon: the slug!

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Jim Newman Salute (2015)

Oregon Field Guide: Episode #2015
Original Broadcast: September 24, 2009

Eagle Cap Extreme; Portland Biking; Summer Lake Revisit (2014)

Oregon Field Guide: Episode #2014
Original Broadcast: March 26, 2009

Cats & Birds; Kayak Fishing; Multibeam Sonar; Spotted Owl Update (2013)

Oregon Field Guide: Episode #2013
Original Broadcast: March 19, 2009

Hummingbird Flight; Malheur Refuge Carp; Return to Mount St. Helens (2012)

Oregon Field Guide: Episode #2012
Original Broadcast: February 26, 2009

Feral Pigs; Fish Cam; Siletz Photo Essay; Wetland Farming (2011)

Oregon Field Guide: Episode #2011
Original Broadcast: February 19, 2009

Catlin Gabel Forest Restoration; Condor Nest Search; Deschutes River Recreation (2010)

Oregon Field Guide: Episode #2010
Original Broadcast: February 12, 2009

Hut to Hut Biking; Pine Bark Beetles; Stream Temperature (2009)

Oregon Field Guide: Episode #2009
Original Broadcast: February 5, 2009

Celilo Revealed; Effigy Beach (2008)

Oregon Field Guide: Episode #2008
Original Broadcast: November 20, 2008

Beeswax Ship; Electric Drag Racing; Native Bumblebees (2007)

Oregon Field Guide: Episode #2007
Original Broadcast: November 13, 2008

Mt Washington Climb; Slugs; Umpqua Fish Watcher (2006)

Oregon Field Guide: Episode #2006
Original Broadcast: November 6, 2008

Amphibian Disease; Immersive Media; Oregon Garden Update; Vole Holes (2005)

Oregon Field Guide: Episode #2005
Original Broadcast: October 30, 2008

Fishers; Reptile Hunter; Terns & Cormorants (2004)

Oregon Field Guide: Episode #2004
Original Broadcast: October 23, 2008

Bagby Hot Springs; Bighorn Pneumonia; Rhododendron Garden; Spirit Lake Photo Essay (2003)

Oregon Field Guide: Episode #2003
Original Broadcast: October 16, 2008

Saltmakers; Undersea Eruptions; Underwater Fossils (2002)

Oregon Field Guide: Episode #2002
Original Broadcast: October 9, 2008

20th-Anniversary Special (2001)

Oregon Field Guide: Episode #2001
Original Broadcast: October 2, 2008


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Coit Family Foundation
Kay Kitagawa and Andy Johnson-Laird
Christine and David Vernier
Greenfield/Hartline Habitat Conservation Fund of the Nature Conservancy.

Special thanks for support by:
The Roundhouse Foundation, Nonnie Cole, Barbara Emily Knudsen Charitable Foundation, Bonnie and Peter Reagan, Dr. Andrew McIvor and Dr. Maura Conlon McIvor