Natural resources

Natural resources
Oregon Oasis project aims to draw more water from Columbia
February 2007
Thursday, February 01, 2007

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Washington state’s success on its Columbia River plan spurs several Oregon efforts to seek expanded water rights and reservoir funding.

 

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Oregon’s plastic recycling rate droops
February 2007
Thursday, February 01, 2007

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Oregon’s green landscape turned a little gray in January with an announcement that the statewide rate of recycling rigid plastics slipped below 25%.

 

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COOS BAY
January 2007
Monday, January 01, 2007

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After a quibble over price, the crab season launched in December with fishermen commanding $1.60 per pound for crab meat and battling winter storms to land their catch.

 

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Delays turn Biscuit fire payoff hopes to ash
January 2007
Monday, January 01, 2007
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It sounded like an unbelievable amount of money: more than $171 million worth of salvage lumber, enough to build as many as 17,000 homes, waiting to be logged in forests blackened by 2002’s famed Biscuit Fire.

 

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October '06 farming, natural resources and energy indicators
January 2007
Monday, January 01, 2007

 

 

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