What western states can learn ...

Oct 30, 2019 by

For several months in 2019, it seemed wildfires wouldn’t rage across the West as they had in recent years. But then came the dry autumn and California’s Santa Ana and Diablo winds, which can drive the spread of wildfires

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Oregon Leaders Fail to Take Ag...

Jul 1, 2019 by

Governor Should Call Special Session to Continue Debate on Climate Bill

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After burning for months, Mont...

Sep 7, 2017 by

[Translate] Briefly Stuff that matters slow burn Glacier National Park Governor Steve Bullock declared a statewide fire disaster for...

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HOW ONE AFRICAN REFUGEE IS FEE...

May 5, 2017 by

[Translate]   By Thacher Schmid, Medium | Op-Ed Rosata Hezumuryano, a Burundi refugee who founded Happiness Family Farm at New...

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Oregon Finds Switching From Co...

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[Translate] Replacing coal-fired electricity with ever-cheaper wind and solar power will raise utility rates just 0.1 percent by...

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THE REPUBLICAN CRUSADE AGAINST...

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[Translate]     Raúl M Grijalva   THE GUARDIAN A congressional bill would hand federal land over to states. That might please the...

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HEATING UP THE FIGHT TO GET AC...

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[Translate] TAKE PART A resolution passed in Portland, Oregon, might be the tipping point K–12 schools need. (Photo: Ariel...

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We May Be About to Witness One...

May 22, 2016 by

[Translate] How the raid on Malheur screened a future raid on real estate. By William deBuys / TomDispatch   VIA ALTERNET Photo...

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MOST OF OREGON’S NEWLY R...

May 17, 2016 by

[Translate] by Alice Ollstein THINK PROGRESS CREDIT: AP Photo/Troy Wayrynen Naomi Scott, center, of McMinnville, Oregon, takes a...

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THE LARGER, BUT QUIETER THAN B...

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[Translate] By JACK HEALY and KIRK JOHNSON  NYTIMES Duane Ehmer riding his horse, Hellboy, last week at the Malheur National Wildlife...

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WEST COAST WILDFIRES BY THE NU...

Aug 4, 2015 by

[Translate] A look at the number of firefighters at work, people in danger and acres torched so far as the Rocky fire and other...

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A CHILLING UPDATE ON THE TICKI...

Jul 14, 2015 by

[Translate] NYTDOT Andrew C. Revkin Photo The Cascadia fault off the Northwest Coast has generated a sequence of great earthquakes...

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What the Frack Is Happening? A...

Mar 30, 2015 by

[Translate] Fracking From the aggressive anti-fracking moves in Maryland to a statewide ban in New York, the anti-fracking movement...

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GMOs Expose Dangerous Science ...

Oct 26, 2014 by

[Translate] The Republic of Awesome Donald Carr – HUFFINGTON POST A contentious issue in the upcoming Colorado and Oregon GMO...

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A PROFOUNDLY BAD IDEA FOR THE ...

Aug 19, 2014 by

[Translate] Lynne Peeples   huffingtonpost.com Big Coal’s Plans For The Pacific Northwest Take A Major Hit Doctors, tribal...

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Oregon, Washington Declare Sta...

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[Translate]   By Joanna M. Foster CLIMATE PROGRESS Bark peels from scorched trees in a Washington forest. CREDIT: SHUTTERSTOCK...

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Wave energy finally gets its d...

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[Translate] By Jim Meyer  GRIST Shutterstock A small Oregon company is set to make big waves in power generation by harnessing the...

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SO WHERE DO WE PUT THE NUCLEAR...

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[Translate] U.S. Nuclear Plants Prep Long-Term Waste Storage As Plans For Government Facility Flounder  | by  By MICHAEL MELIA...

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America’s Most Striking ...

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Earlier this week President Obama created America’s newest National Monument…

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