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Feb 19, 2013 at 11:55 AM
As we all know, the Pacific Northwest truly is a beautiful place, and no where is that more evident than when you look at some of the portfolios of the region's great photographers.
Jun 8, 2012 at 4:44 PM

NEWPORT, Ore. - Crews scraped the marine life off the derelict dock from Japan, then sterilized the surface with torches on Thursday.

The ton and a half of animal and plant life removed from the dock were then dumped in a hole in the...
Jun 8, 2012 at 1:07 PM
Crews scraped the marine life off the derelict dock from Japan, then sterilized the surface with torches on Thursday. The ton and a half of animal and plant life removed from the dock were then dumped in a hole in the sand above the high water line.
Dec 28, 2011 at 3:18 PM

BANDON, Ore. - Crews buried a whale that washed ashore over the Christmas holiday weekend in the sand on Wednesday.

Bill Bridgeland, a fish and wildlife biologist at the Oregon Coast National Wildlife Refuge Complex, said photographs...
Dec 28, 2011 at 3:13 PM
Crews buried a whale that washed ashore over the Christmas holiday weekend in the sand on Wednesday.
Aug 24, 2011 at 3:27 PM
Samples taken from the female whale's carcass could take months to process, and even then may not help determine how the marine mammal died.
Apr 20, 2011 at 5:18 PM
For the third time in seven years, a whale was found beached in a popular tourist area in Grays Harbor county. This time, the gray whale washed ashore near Pacific Beach. The big job for the state is getting the beach cleaned up.
Apr 18, 2011 at 10:15 AM
Scientists judge the overall health of the Gulf of Mexico as nearly back to normal one year after the spill, but with glaring blemishes that restrain their optimism about nature's resiliency.
Nov 12, 2010 at 11:23 AM
How do you get a 45-foot, 8-ton whale off the beach? Forty years ago on Nov. 12, 1970, Oregon highway officials learned how not to do it.
Aug 26, 2010 at 8:48 AM
Hollywood aims to help you escape from all that lousy economic news in the real world this fall, with a lineup heavy on fun and fantasy.
Jul 3, 2010 at 8:55 AM
A converted tanker billed as the world's largest oil skimmer is being tested in the Gulf of Mexico, where officials hope it will scrub millions of gallons of oil-tainted seawater.
Mar 11, 2010 at 7:54 AM
Following the success of "The Cove," a documentary about the dolphin-hunting village of Taiji that won an Oscar Sunday, Japanese fishermen are particularly sensitive to filming of whaling or dolphin-hunting.
Apr 14, 2009 at 9:49 AM
Biologists say some were hit by ships or boat propellers. Others likely died from illness on their annual migration north. Either way, five gray whales have come ashore dead along the West Coast in the past two weeks.
Apr 13, 2009 at 5:20 PM
Creatures both alive and dead are washing up along the Oregon and Washington coast and while it may sound out of the ordinary, it is all perfectly explainable when you talk to the experts.
Apr 10, 2009 at 5:42 PM
A 43-foot-long whale beached on the Oregon Coast Thursday, the second whale to wash ashore in the area in five weeks.