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Apr 28, 2013 at 4:30 PM
Wyoming Gov. Matt Mead is asking the White House to disregard pressure from the governors of Washington and Oregon and refuse to evaluate the effects of greenhouse gases that would be emitted by exporting U.S. coal to Asia from ports in the Northwest.
Apr 28, 2013 at 4:25 PM
The Environmental Protection Agency has dramatically lowered its estimate of how much of a potent heat-trapping gas leaks during natural gas production, in a shift with major implications for a debate that has divided environmentalists: Does the...
Apr 23, 2013 at 5:00 AM
The first planting of about 250 redwood clones took place in December on a ranch near Port Orford, Ore.
Apr 19, 2013 at 10:11 PM
Monday is a work day for a lot of folks but it's also a day to appreciate the natural environment we live in and take some time to think about what we, as humans, can do to preserve it for future generations.
Apr 16, 2013 at 9:03 AM
European lawmakers dealt a blow to one of Europe's flagship policies on fighting climate change when they voted Tuesday against tightening the bloc's system of making companies pay for pollution.
Apr 7, 2013 at 1:00 PM
Like a marriage the in-laws don't approve of, a new plan to strengthen standards for fracking is creating unusual divisions among environmentalists and supporters of the oil and gas industry.
Mar 27, 2013 at 7:53 AM
Virginia is conducting nothing short of a grand political experiment in 2013, testing whether a tea party favorite can carry a closely divided state with conservative roots.
Mar 24, 2013 at 8:00 AM
Across most of Earth, a tourist attraction that sees 35,000 visitors a year can safely be labeled sleepy. But when it's Antarctica, every footstep matters.
Mar 16, 2013 at 7:00 AM
With the planet heating up, many scientists seem fairly certain some weather elements like hurricanes and droughts will worsen. But tornadoes have them stumped.
Mar 5, 2013 at 12:51 PM
The amount of heat-trapping carbon dioxide in the air jumped dramatically in 2012, making it very unlikely that global warming can be limited to another 2 degrees as many global leaders have hoped, new federal figures show.
Mar 4, 2013 at 1:09 PM
A Washington state lawmaker apologized Monday for asserting in an email last week that bicyclists pollute the air with their heavy breathing.
Mar 3, 2013 at 10:06 AM
Researchers are putting the spotlight on reclusive creatures in the Inland Northwest, ranging from slugs and frogs to lynx and wolverines.
Feb 25, 2013 at 6:30 AM
Jason Stein and his crew planted 19 climate adapted trees at the Sheldon Community Center Sunday, part of a city-funded test to see what trees could grow in Eugene's soil should out climate get warmer.
Feb 22, 2013 at 2:42 PM
Six underground tanks that hold a brew of radioactive and toxic waste at the nation's most contaminated nuclear site are leaking, federal and state officials said Friday.
Feb 22, 2013 at 12:13 PM
Crabber Adam Miller had never seen a salp until he pulled one aboard in early February in a crab pot off Westport. "We were joking about it, trying to figure out what it was," he said Thursday. It looked like a jellyfish "about the size of a guy's...