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Aquatic Invasive Species Prevention Program

May 26th, 2015 · State Marine Board

SHERIFF’S TIPS: Paddlers and aquatic invasive species prevention permit (News Guard, 5/22/2015)

aquaticInvasiveSpeciesOregon Aquatic Invasive Species Prevention Program report (annual) Oregon State Marine Board

Gorse in Bandon

May 26th, 2015 · Dept. of Agriculture, Dept. of Forestry

What is gorse? The prickly, invasive plant influences Bandon state park deal (Oregonian, 5/22/2015)

BandonGorseBandon area gorse survey block [PDF] (2014) Oregon Department of Forestry

gorseGorse (Ulex europaeus) [PDF] (2012) Oregon Department of Agriculture, Plant Programs

Bandon land exchange

May 26th, 2015 · Parks & Recreation Dept.

Proposed golf course yields rare deal with Oregon (Statesman Journal, 5/25/2015)

Oregon’s state parkland sale to coastal golf developer unprecedented (Oregonian, 5/22/2015)

BandonNaturalAreaAppraisal report of Bandon State Natural Area, Coos County, Oregon [PDF] (2011) Oregon State Parks and Recreation Department

vegetationInventoryVegetation inventory and botanical resource assessment for the portion of Bandon State Natural Area under potential land exchange consideration [PDF] (2013) Oregon State Parks and Recreation Department

Cottonwood Canyon State Park

May 22nd, 2015 · Parks & Recreation Dept.

Oregon’s new state park rough, magical (Statesman Journal, 5/21/2015)

cottonwoodCanyonCottonwood Canyon State Park [PDF] (2013) Oregon State Parks and Recreation Department

Boating safety

May 22nd, 2015 · State Marine Board

The drowning season: Warm weather, cold water and no life jackets add to death toll (Oregonian, 5/22/2015)

lifeJacketsLife jackets & water : a mix for life [PDF] (2008) Oregon State Marine Board

Adverse childhood experiences

May 21st, 2015 · Health Authority

How Childhood Trauma Affects Adult Health (OPB, 5/19/2015)

traumaTrauma white paper [PDF] (2013) Oregon Health Authority

buildingResiliencyBuilding resiliency : preventing adverse childhood experiences (ACEs) [PDF] (2013) Oregon Health Authority

ACEsACEs prevalence, scores, and health outcomes [PDF] (2015) Oregon Health Authority

Klamath River salmon

May 21st, 2015 · Oregon State University

Major fish kill likely in Klamath River as salmon parasite thrives in drought (Oregonian, 5/20/2015)

salmonMortalityManagement of salmon mortality caused by ceratomyxa shasta in the Klamath River system [PDF] (2006) Oregon State University, Sea Grant College Program

Invasive weeds

May 20th, 2015 · Dept. of Agriculture

USFS to treat 4,800 acres of invasive weeds in C.O. (KTVZ, 5/19/2015)

noxiousWeedsEconomic impact from selected noxious weeds in Oregon [PDF] (2014) Oregon Department of Agriculture

Sturgeon poaching

May 20th, 2015 · Dept. of Fish & Wildlife

World’s Appetite For Caviar Sends Poachers After Columbia River Sturgeon (OPB, 5/20/2015)

stockStatusJoint staff report : stock status and fisheries for fall chinook salmon, coho salmon, chum salmon, summer steelhead, and white sturgeon (annual) Oregon Department of Fish & Wildlife

Oregon’s labor force

May 20th, 2015 · Employment Department

Oregon economy is growing, but labor force is shrinking (Statesman Journal, 5/19/2015)

Oregon Employers Add 7,600 Jobs In April (OPB, 5/19/2015)

employmentOregon’s employment situation (monthly) Oregon Employment Department

Safety for nail technicians

May 20th, 2015 · Dept. of Consumer & Business Services

Nail salon workers: New York abuses raise questions about Oregon manicurists (Oregonian, 5/15/2015)

nailSalonsThis guide is for you if you are one of the 14,500 nail technicians working in Oregon today [PDF] (2008) Oregon Occupational Safety and Health Division

Filming in Oregon

May 20th, 2015 · Governor's Office of Film & Television

Filmed in Oregon: The stiff competition for Hollywood’s business (Oregonian, 5/15/2015)

filmedInOregonFilmed in Oregon … (serial) Governor’s Office of Film & Television

Heceta Head lighthouse

May 20th, 2015 · Parks & Recreation Dept.

Heceta Lighthouse’s rugged headlands near wild beaches: Wild about Oregon coast (Oregonian, 5/18/2015)

hecetaHeadHeceta Head Lighthouse [PDF] (2009) Oregon Parks and Recreation Department

Commission on Indian Services

May 15th, 2015 · Commission on Indian Services

Celebration Marks 40th Anniversary of Oregon’s Legislative Commission On Indian Services (OPB, 5/14/2015)

IndianCommissionIn brief (serial) Oregon Commission on Indian Services

Cascadia State Park

May 15th, 2015 · Parks & Recreation Dept.

Cascadia State Park could be added to Linn Co. Parks system (Democrat Herald, 5/13/2015)

cascadiaCascadia campground (annual) Oregon State Parks and Recreation Department

Older drivers

May 15th, 2015 · Dept. of Transportation

As Mom and Dad age, families struggle with taking car keys away (Oregonian, 5/14/2015)

drivingHow’s my driving? : staying safe behind the wheel [PDF] (2013) Oregon Driver and Motor Vehicle Services

retiringRetiring from driving : when someone you know should give up driving [PDF] (2012) Oregon Driver and Motor Vehicle Services

Economic and revenue forecast

May 15th, 2015 · Dept. of Administrative Services

Economists: Oregon’s ‘full-throttle’ economy will propel tax rebate, higher revenues (Oregonian, 5/14/2015)

Revenue forecast: Oregon ‘kicker’ refund grows (Statesman Journal, 5/15/2015)

K-12 comes up winners in May revenue forecast (Statesman Journal, 5/15/2015)

State revenue forecast: Kicker on the way (Portland Tribune, 5/14/2015)

Robust May State Revenue Forecast Means $100 Million More For K-12 Budget (Willamette Week, 5/14/2015)

Oregon Revenue Forecast Shows Upswing (OPB, 5/14/2015)

revenueForecastOregon economic and revenue forecast (quarterly) Oregon Department of Administrative Services, Office of Economic Analysis

Family forestlands

May 14th, 2015 · Dept. of Forestry

What Does the Future Hold for Oregon’s Family-Owned Forests? (InvestigateWest, 5/12/2015)

familyForestlandCommittee for Family Forestlands (CFF) annual report (annual) Oregon Department of Forestry, Committee for Family Forestlands

Suicide in Oregon

May 14th, 2015 · Health Authority

Zero suicide? Summit of Hope aims to start dialogue about taboo subject (Oregonian, 5/13/2015)

suicideSuicide in Oregon [PDF] (2015) Oregon Health Authority, Public Health Division, Injury and Violence Prevention Program

Umatilla Hatchery

May 14th, 2015 · Dept. of Fish & Wildlife

Fish hatchery to close during construction (East Oregonian, 5/12/2015)

UmatillaHatcheryUmatilla Hatchery operations plan (annual) Oregon Department of Fish and Wildlife, Fish Division