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Red light cameras

October 28th, 2011 · Comments Off · Dept. of Transportation

Red light cameras maintaining status quo at Mission and 25th streets (Statesman Journal, 10/27/2011) Red light running camera assessment [PDF] (2011), Oregon Department of Transportation, Research Section

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Wave energy park

October 26th, 2011 · Comments Off · Dept. of Environmental Quality

DEQ outlines wave energy park plan (Register Guard, 10/26/2011) Reedsport OPT wave park findings and evaluation report [PDF] (2011) Oregon Department of Environmental Quality A primer on wave energy devices [PDF] (2010) Oregon State University, Sea Grant College Program

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Endangered smelt bycatch

October 25th, 2011 · Comments Off · Dept. of Fish & Wildlife

NOAA protects threatened West Coast smelt in rivers, but not the ocean, (The Oregonian, 10/24/2011) Annual pink shrimp review [PDF] (annual), Oregon Department of Fish and Wildlife, Marine Resources Program

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New water quality standards

October 20th, 2011 · Comments Off · Dept. of Environmental Quality

EPA signs off on new Oregon water quality rules — strictest in the nation (Oregonian, 10/19/2011) Human health toxics water quality standards [PDF] (2011) Oregon Department of Environmental Quality, Water Quality Division

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Hunting in Oregon

October 20th, 2011 · Comments Off · Dept. of Fish & Wildlife

Oregon Trails: The History of Hunting (KDRV News, 10/14/2011) Oregon big game regulations [PDF] (annual) Oregon Department of Fish and Wildlife

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Youth Authority close-custody forecast

October 20th, 2011 · Comments Off · Dept. of Administrative Services

Forecast sees dip in OYA bed demand (Statesman Journal, 10/14/2011) State Issues Forecast on Juvenile Corrections (Salem News, 10/14/2011) Oregon Youth Authority demand forecast [PDF] (Semi-annual serial) Oregon Department of Administrative Services, Office of Economic Analysis

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Studded tires

October 17th, 2011 · Comments Off · Dept. of Transportation

Oregon voters could decide on ban of studded tires (Statesman Journal, 10/16/2011) Repair of rutting caused by studded tires [PDF] (1995), Oregon Department of Transportation A study of the wearing caused by studded tires on Oregon highways, [PDF] (1996), Oregon Department of Transportation Repair of studded tire damage : I-5 pilot project, M.P. 276-278 northbound […]

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View-Master Plant Site

October 13th, 2011 · Comments Off · Dept. of Human Services

Former workers at Beaverton’s View-Master plant left with more questions, few options of recourse, (The Oregonian, 10/12/2011) Feasbility investigation of worker exposure to trichloroethylene at the Veiw-Master factory in Beaverton, Oregon [PDF], (2004), Oregon Department of Human Services Health consultation : the View-Master factory supply well (a.k.a. Mattel Portland operations) Beaverton, Washington County, Oregon [PDF], […]

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Oregon bears

October 7th, 2011 · Comments Off · Dept. of Fish & Wildlife

ODFW Says to be ‘Bear Aware’ During the Fall (Oregon Salem News, 10/6/2011) Oregon is black bear country : guidelines for living with black bears [PDF] (2006) Oregon Department of Fish and Wildlife Be wildlife smart when working in the woods [PDF](2005) Oregon Department of Fish and Wildlife

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Mining in Oregon

October 3rd, 2011 · Comments Off · Dept. of Geology and Mineral Industries

Southern Oregon was built on mining (Medford Mail Tribune, 10/2/2011) Gold and silver in Oregon [PDF] (1968) Oregon Department of Geology and Mineral Industries

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New cases of sudden oak death

October 3rd, 2011 · Comments Off · Dept. of Agriculture

Oregon officials find new cases of sudden oak death six miles north of quarantine zone (Oregonian, 9/30/2011) Sudden Oak Death detected outside quarantine (KCBY News, 9/30/2011) Sudden oak death [PDF] (2011) Oregon State Department of Agriculture, Commodity Inspection Division, Plant Health Section Economic analysis for the impact of phytophthora ramorum on Oregon forest industries [PDF] […]

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