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Oregon's Next Huge Earthquake: Not If, But When
Environment  (tags: americans, challenge, earthquake, preparations, Oregon )

- 1769 days ago -
The clock is ticking on the next big earthquake in the Pacific Northwest, and experts fear it will be a monster. Note: this is for science information and not scare tactics.
The Tainted Forest - YouTube   video
Environment  (tags: residents vs. timber companies, Triangle Lake, Oregon, lucrative Douglas fir, herbicides/pesticides, spraying from helicopters, private land )

- 1955 days ago -
A conflict between residents and timber companies is brewing in Oregon over a little-known practice: the aerial spraying of potentially harmful herbicides.
Say No to LNG Exports ACTION US
Environment  (tags: pipeline, Oregon, habitatdestruction, LNG, environment, ecosystems, healthconditions, wildlife )

- 2024 days ago -
Energy companies have targeted southern Oregon with a proposal to build a 235-mile natural gas pipeline and coastal terminal to EXPORT domestic natural gas to Asian markets.
ACTION ALERT: Halt the Destruction of Oregon's Forests! PLEASE SIGN !
Environment  (tags: oregon, forests, wilderness, nature, wildife, destruction, logging, enviornment protection )

- 2324 days ago -
In the spring of 2010, the Oregon Board of Forestry approved a new plan that would open up more than 100,000 acres in The Tillamook and Clatsop State Forests for logging operations.
ACTION ALERT: Protect Oregon's Elliot State Forest! - PLEASE SIGN !
Environment  (tags: oregon, elliot state forest, logging threatened, destruction legalisaiton, protection, trees, ecosystems, forests, environment )

- 2430 days ago -
Please write Governor Kitzhaber and tell him you don't support the new management plan for the Elliott State Forest, which abandons a habitat conservation plan for the forest and will dramatically increase logging.
ACTION ALERT: Protect Oregon's Tillamook and Clatsop State Forests! - PLEASE ACTION !
Environment  (tags: oregon, state forests, threatened, legalisation, wildlife, environment, conservation )

- 2431 days ago -
Help protect Oregon's state forests by writing to State Forester Doug Decker and telling him to reject the implementation plans for the Tillamook and Clatsop state forests.
Help Stop the Southern Oregon LNG Proposal ! PLEASE TAKE ACTION ! !
Environment  (tags: environment, habitat, nature, protection, pipelines, Oregon )

- 2570 days ago -
For more than six years, multinational energy companies have targeted southern Oregon for a proposed Liquefied Natural Gas (LNG) import facility in the Coos Bay estuary and a 234-mile gas pipeline across Coos, Douglas, Jackson and Klamath counties.
Ban The Bag in Oregon ! PLEASE TAKE ACTION ! !
Environment  (tags: environment, habitat, nature, protection, plastic bags, Oregon )

- 2570 days ago -
There's 100 million tons of plastic trash in the North Pacific concentrated by the oceans currents into a toxic soup twice the size of Texas where plastic outnumbers plankton 40-to-1. All this plastic pollution in our oceans poisons, strangles, starves,
ACTION ALERT: PROTECT the Wild Places of California and Oregon ! PLEASE TAKE ACTION !
Environment  (tags: wildlife, oregon, environment forests, nature protection, californiatrees )

- 2599 days ago -
The U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service has extended the comment period on draft Northern Spotted Owl Recovery Plan. While the 2010 plan is far better than the Bush administration's 2008 recovery plan, peer reviews reveal shortcomings that need to be addresse
Vote Yes on Measure 76 ! PLEASE TAKE ACTION ! !
Environment  (tags: environment, water, parks, Oregon, protection, habitat, nature, wildlife )

- 2645 days ago -
In order to make sure that every Oregonian has access to clean water and safe parks for generations to come, we need you to reach out to your fellow voters
ACTION ALERT: Protect Oregon's Towering, Ancient Forests!!!
Environment  (tags: oregon, towering, forests, nature, wildlife, imperiled wildlife, conservation, environment, habitat, protection )

- 3104 days ago -
The towering ancient forests of coastal and southwest Oregon are home to some 1,000 wildlife species, including imperiled species like the marbled murrelet and the northern spotted owl. These spectacular forests also encompass some of the most productive
Amazing Dog Helps Find and Save Endangered Species! [Photos, Video]
Environment  (tags: animal, animals, dog, dogs, conservation, science, environment, green, nature, pets, butterfly, butterflies, oregon, endangered species, plants, wildlife, nature conservancy, tnc, the nature conservancy, good news, habitat, protection, insects, cute )

- 3434 days ago -
Rogue, a 4-year-old Belgian sheepdog, helps The Nature Conservancy find rare plants in Oregon that provide shelter for an endangered butterfly. Check out the great video and photos! Why isn't *my* dog this smart?!
Gray Wolf Returns to Historic Oregon Habitat
Environment  (tags: wolves, oregon, wildlife, habitat, animals, mammals )

- 3639 days ago -
Once home to a thriving population, wolves were eradicated in the 1930's. A radio-collard wolf from Idaho has made her home in Northeastern Oregon rekindling hope for a future wolf population in the state.
[GOOD NEWS] Oregon State Senators Okay Renewable Energy Bill
Environment  (tags: Oregon, renewable energy, green legislation, wind energy, solar energy, conservation )

- 3935 days ago -
Oregon state senators passed a bill on Tuesday to require electric utilities to make renewable energies such as wind, solar and wave power at least 25 percent of their power supplies by 2025.

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