Natural resources

Natural resources
Ohio group wins oil and gas rights near Madras
May 2008
Thursday, May 01, 2008

Under the watchful eye of a regional conservation group, an out-of-state energy company hopes to be drilling for natural gas southeast of Madras by year’s end.

 

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Salmon season sunk by total closure
May 2008
Thursday, May 01, 2008

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In a move that surprised no one, a federal panel in April completely shut down this year’s commercial ocean Chinook salmon season, and placed massive limits on the Coho catch.

 

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Demand for sawdust rises as the board market drops
April 2008
Tuesday, April 01, 2008

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Prices have gone so haywire in the timber industry that Oregon loggers are selling perfectly good Western Hemlock and Douglas Fir logs to be ground into chips for pulp instead of processed into lumber.

 

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End of the line for salmon fisherman?
April 2008
Tuesday, April 01, 2008

SalmonBoats.jpgStart with a basic fact: Oregon’s coastal commercial salmon industry is not dead, nor will it — probably — ever be.  But define “industry.”

 

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January '08 farming, natural resources and energy indicators
April 2008
Tuesday, April 01, 2008

 

 

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