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Live-aboard boating

August 4th, 2015 · Dept. of State Lands

The Ross Island armada (Oregonian, 8/1/2015)

live-aboardBoatingLive-aboard boating in Oregon : complying with the law : a guide to your rights and state resources [PDF] (2015) Oregon Department of State Lands

Water use cutbacks

August 4th, 2015 · Oregon State University, Water Resources Department

Oregon drought forces cities to impose water use cutbacks (Oregonian, 8/1/2015)

municipalWaterWater management and conservation plans : a guidebook for Oregon municipal water suppliers [PDF] (2015) Oregon Water Resources Department

droughWaterDrought and water conservation [PDF] (2011) Oregon Water Resources Department

water-efficientPlantsWater-efficient plants for the Willamette Valley [PDF] (2007) Oregon State University Extension Service

Boardman State Scenic Corridor

August 4th, 2015 · Parks & Recreation Dept.

Boardman State Scenic Corridor features 12 magical miles along U.S. 101 (Oregonian, 8/2/2015)

BoardmanCorridorSamuel H. Boardman State Scenic Corridor : trails and viewpoints [PDF] (2015) Oregon State Parks and Recreation Department

Unhealthy wildfire smoke

August 3rd, 2015 · Health Authority

Wildfire Smoke Affects Rogue Valley, Klamath Falls (Jefferson Public Radio, 8/1/2015)

wildfireSmokeWildfire smoke and your health [PDF] (2014) Oregon Health Authority, Public Health Division

hazyAirHazy, smoky air : do you know what to do? [PDF] (2013) Oregon Health Authority, Public Health Division

Shellfish toxins

August 3rd, 2015 · Parks & Recreation Dept.

Shellfish toxins close mussel gathering on central coast (Statesman Journal, 8/3/2015)

biotoxinDataWhat are shellfish biotoxin closures? [PDF] (2014) Oregon Department of Agriculture, Food Safety Program

recentBiotoxinsRecent biotoxin data (serial) Oregon Department of Agriculture, Food Safety Program

Harris Beach State Park

August 3rd, 2015 · Parks & Recreation Dept.

Brookings has more coastal gems than Harris Beach State Park (Oregonian, 8/3/2015)

HarrisBeachHarris Beach campground (serial) Oregon State Parks and Recreation Department

DMV upgrades

July 31st, 2015 · Dept. of Transportation

DMV feels weight of ‘transformation’ in tech upgrade (Portland Tribune, 7/30/2015)

taskForceTask Force on Transportation and Customer Service Efficiency report [PDF] (2014) Oregon Department of Transportation

DMVtechnologyDMV technology : frozen in time [PDF] (2015) Oregon Department of Transportation

Worker deaths

July 30th, 2015 · Dept. of Consumer & Business Services

Worker deaths hit 5-year high in 2014, 2015 rates lower (Statesman Journal, 7/30/2015)

compensableFatalityOregon compensable fatality characteristics (annual) Oregon Department of Consumer and Business Services

Hospital financial performance

July 29th, 2015 · Health Authority

What labor has to say about Oregon hospital margins and charity care (Portland Business Journal, 7/8/2015)

hospitalFinancialHospital financial summary (annual) Oregon Health Authority

Farm-to-school program

July 28th, 2015 · Dept. of Education

Expansion of Farm to School program pushes districts to buy local (Statesman Journal, 7/28/2015)

purchasingFoodOregon legal requirements for purchasing food from farms [PDF] (2008) Oregon Department of Education

harvestOregon Harvest for Schools [PDF] (2013) Oregon Department of Education

DOGAMI mission

July 28th, 2015 · Dept. of Geology and Mineral Industries

Geology department seeks to define its mission (East Oregonian, 7/24/2015)

DOGAMIOregon Department of Geology and Mineral Industries [PDF] (2009) Oregon Department of Geology and Mineral Industries

Agriculture jobs for youths

July 28th, 2015 · Bureau of Labor and Industries, Dept. of Agriculture

Summer jobs on the farm offer more than a paycheck (Capital Press, 7/25/2015)

minorsInAgricultureOregon state and federal laws regulating the employment of minors in agriculture (annual) Oregon Bureau of Labor and Industries, Wage and Hour Division, Child Labor Unit

youthTractorYouth tractor safety training in Oregon [PDF] (2013) Oregon State Department of Agriculture

Hanford cleanup

July 27th, 2015 · Dept. of Energy

Judge wants deadlines in Hanford cleanup (Statesman Journal, 7/24/2015)

HanfordFAQFrequently asked questions (FAQ’s) about Hanford [PDF] (2015) Oregon Department of Energy

HanfordNuclearCleaning up Hanford’s nuclear waste [PDF] (2015) Oregon Department of Energy

HanfordRadioactiveSafely dealing with Hanford’s high-level radioactive waste [PDF] (2015) Oregon Department of Energy

Oswald West and Oregon’s beaches

July 27th, 2015 · Office of the Governor, Parks & Recreation Dept.

Past Tense Oregon: Oswald West helped set precedent for Oregon’s public beaches (Oregonian, 7/27/2015)

OswaldWestMessageBiennial message of Oswald West, Governor of Oregon, to the twenty-seventh Legislative Assembly, regular session, 1913 [PDF] (1913) Oregon Office of the Governor

OregonBeachesOregon’s beaches : a birthright preserved [PDF] (1977) Oregon Parks and Recreation Branch.

Cape Blanco

July 27th, 2015 · Parks & Recreation Dept.

Cape Blanco Lighthouse sits at farthest west point in Oregon (Oregonian, 7/27/2015)

BlancoLighthouseCape Blanco lighthouse (serial) Oregon State Parks and Recreation Department

BlancoCampgroundCape Blanco campground (serial) Oregon State Parks and Recreation Department

WildRiversBikewayWild Rivers Coast Scenic Bikeway [PDF] (2015) Oregon State Parks and Recreation Department

Tree care during drought

July 24th, 2015 · Dept. of Forestry

Department of Forestry urging Oregonians to water their trees (KPTV, 7/23/2015)

treeCareAn Oregon homeowner’s guide to tree care [PDF] (2013) Oregon Department of Forestry

West Nile virus in Oregon

July 24th, 2015 · Health Authority

West Nile Virus Found In Mosquitoes In Umatilla County (OPB, 7/23/2015)

westNileWest nile virus Oregon map (serial) Oregon Health Authority, Acute and Communicable Disease Prevention

Strategic Investment Program

July 24th, 2015 · Economic and Community Development Dept.

Rural tax breaks in an urban renewal area? State says no to Hillsboro (Oregonian, 7/24/2015)

strategicInvestmentStrategic investment program [PDF] (2015) Business Oregon

SIPprocessOregon Strategic Investment Program (SIP) process [PDF] (2006) Business Oregon

Crabbing workshop

July 24th, 2015 · Oregon State University

Catch, clean, cook crab at ODFW classes in Newport (Albany Democrat Herald, 7/23/2015)

crabsCatching, cleaning, and cooking bay crabs [PDF] (2005) Oregon State University, Sea Grant College Program

Central Oregon tourism

July 23rd, 2015 · Travel Oregon

2015 Could Be Record Year For Central Oregon Tourism (OPB, 7/22/2015)

visitorReportOregon regional visitor research : the central region (serial) Travel Oregon