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Paris Climate Deal: 5 questions for next steps

This story originally appeared on OPB/EarthFix. In the wake of last week’s Trump administration announcement that the United States will pull out of the Paris…

Prof bites back at WSU over wolf story

This story originally appeared on EarthFix. A Washington State University professor says the university violated his academic freedom after he spoke out about the killing…

Hunters and anglers find common ground: fighting for public land

This story originally appeared in EarthFix/OPB. Hunters, fishermen and environmental activists: it’s not often these groups are mentioned in the same breath. But recently they’re…

Trump is the new hero in Timber Country

This story originally appeared on OPB/EarthFix. In Riddle, a town of 1,200 people in the southwest corner of Oregon, neighborhoods end where stacks of sprinkler-soaked…

A big bet on oil train safety in Vancouver

This story first appeared on EarthFix. The company behind the oil-by-rail terminal proposed for the Port of Vancouver announced new safety measures Friday. It hopes…

WSU: Hydropower dams contribute to climate change

This story was originally published by OPB/Earthfix. Hydroelectric power may not  be a carbon-free energy source after all. A new study from Washington State University finds…

Climate change threatens coastal archaeological sites

This story is a production of OPB/EarthFix. Photos by Jes Burns.  It’s the kind of foggy day you’d expect at Redwood National Park on the Northern…