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Japan's Earthquake: Lessons For Oregon

Oregon Field Guide travels to Japan nearly four years after a devastating earthquake and tsunami decimated towns along the Japanese coast. We look for lessons Oregon can learn as we prepare for our own Cascadia Subduction Zone earthquake and tsunami.

Land use | Fish & Wildlife | NW Life | Sports | Water | Oregon Field Guide

Ross Island: History & Present

Visit Ross Island, and find out why this new Portland park is not open to the public.

Environment | Land | NW Life | Oregon Field Guide

Steens Aspen

A look at the beauty and unique ecology of the aspen on Steens Mountain.

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Siuslaw Hairy-Necked Beetle; Roberta's Savanna; A Year In The Portland Rose Garden (2612)

Oregon Field Guide: Episode #2612
Most Recent Broadcast: April 2, 2015

Japan's Earthquake: Lessons for Oregon; Ross Island; Steens Aspen (2611)

Oregon Field Guide: Episode #2611
Original Broadcast: March 26, 2015

Giant Waves; Lake Abert Dries Up (2610)

Oregon Field Guide: Episode #2610
Original Broadcast: March 19, 2015

Hyla Woods; Oregon Chub Recovery; Airstream Camping (2609)

Oregon Field Guide: Episode #2609
Most Recent Broadcast: February 26, 2015

Rockfish; Railriders; Native Canoe Ride (2608)

Oregon Field Guide: Episode #2608
Most Recent Broadcast: February 19, 2015

Humongous Fungus; Forest Seed Orchard; Gorge Logging History; Malheur Wildlife Photo Essay (2607)

Oregon Field Guide: Episode #2607
Most Recent Broadcast: February 12, 2015

Gearhart Elk; Endurance Ride; Shed Antler Hunting (2606)

Oregon Field Guide: Episode #2606
Most Recent Broadcast: February 5, 2015

Wilderness photo essay; Osprey Rebound; Christmas Greens; Stumptown Skiing (2605)

Oregon Field Guide: Episode #2605
Most Recent Broadcast: November 20, 2014

Urban Youth & the Zen of Fly-fishing; Queen Bees; Snowcat Sculpting (2604)

Oregon Field Guide: Episode #2604
Most Recent Broadcast: November 13, 2014

Sandhill Cranes; Glide Wildflower Show; Zombie Survival Camp (2603)

Oregon Field Guide: Episode #2603
Most Recent Broadcast: November 6, 2014

Sage Grouse; Tim Palmer: On Oregon's Rivers; Working Goats (2602)

Oregon Field Guide: Episode #2602
Most Recent Broadcast: October 30, 2014

Discovery on Mount St. Helens; Wilderness Healing (2601)

Oregon Field Guide: Episode #2601
Most Recent Broadcast: October 23, 2014


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William K. Blount Family Fund of the Oregon Community Foundation

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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
Jim and April Lonzway

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Barbara Emily Knudsen Charitable Foundation, Bonnie and Peter Reagan, Evergreen Hill Education Fund, Lee and Marcia Stevenson and Elaine Whitley