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Economic contributions of agriculture

December 4th, 2015 · Comments Off on Economic contributions of agriculture · Dept. of Agriculture, Oregon State University

Oregon ag’s economic impact yields jobs, sales (Capital Press, 12/4/2015) Oregon agriculture, food and fiber : an economic analysis [PDF] (2015) Oregon State Department of Agriculture and Oregon State University Extension Service

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Oregon beach combing finds

November 2nd, 2015 · Comments Off on Oregon beach combing finds · Oregon State University

Get Ready for Fun Finds on Oregon Coast Beaches as Winter Approaches (BeachConnection.net, 11/2/2015) Flotsam, jetsam, and wrack : what is all that weird stuff you find on the beach? [PDF] (2001) Oregon State University, Sea Grant College Program Beach balls [PDF] (2000) Oregon State University, Sea Grant College Program

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Soil contamination from pesticides

October 12th, 2015 · Comments Off on Soil contamination from pesticides · Dept. of Environmental Quality, Oregon State University

Tips For Staying Safe Around Contaminated Soil (OPB, 10/12/2015) Yesterday’s orchard … today’s home : legacy pesticides on former orchard property [PDF] (2009) Oregon State University Extension Service Guidance for evaluating residual pesticides on lands formerly used for agricultural production [PDF] (2006) Oregon Department of Environmental Quality, Land Quality Division

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Child care in Oregon

September 16th, 2015 · Comments Off on Child care in Oregon · Oregon State University

What’s Wrong With Childcare In Oregon? (OPB, 9/15/2015) Child care and education in Oregon and its counties : 2014 [PDF] (2015) Oregon State University, Oregon Child Care Research Partnership

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Food insecurity in Oregon

September 11th, 2015 · Comments Off on Food insecurity in Oregon · Oregon State University, Health Authority

USDA: Oregon ranks 3rd in food insecurity growth (Statesman Journal, 9/10/2015) Understanding food insecurity and “hunger” in Oregon [PDF] (2010) Oregon State University, Rural Studies Program State health profile [PDF] (2012) Oregon Health Authority, Public Health Division

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El Niño

August 17th, 2015 · Comments Off on El Niño · Oregon State University, Dept. of Land Conservation and Development

El Niño continues to grow with widespread global impact, scientists say (Oregonian, 8/14/2015) Strong El Niño Does Not Necessarily Doom Northwest Ski Season (Northwest Public Radio, 8/13/2015) El Niño [PDF] (1997) Oregon State University, Sea Grant College Program El Niño and La Niña – erosion impacts along the Oregon coast [PDF] (1999) Oregon Department of […]

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Beekeeping in Oregon

August 13th, 2015 · Comments Off on Beekeeping in Oregon · Oregon State University

Beekeepers try to keep bees — and livelihoods — from going extinct (Washington Post, 8/8/2015) Evaluating honey bee colonies for pollination : a guide for commercial growers and beekeepers [PDF] (2011) Oregon State University Extension Service

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Water use cutbacks

August 4th, 2015 · Comments Off on Water use cutbacks · Oregon State University, Water Resources Department

Oregon drought forces cities to impose water use cutbacks (Oregonian, 8/1/2015) Water management and conservation plans : a guidebook for Oregon municipal water suppliers [PDF] (2015) Oregon Water Resources Department Drought and water conservation [PDF] (2011) Oregon Water Resources Department Water-efficient plants for the Willamette Valley [PDF] (2007) Oregon State University Extension Service

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Crabbing workshop

July 24th, 2015 · Comments Off on Crabbing workshop · Oregon State University

Catch, clean, cook crab at ODFW classes in Newport (Albany Democrat Herald, 7/23/2015) Catching, cleaning, and cooking bay crabs [PDF] (2005) Oregon State University, Sea Grant College Program

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Pandora moths

July 22nd, 2015 · Comments Off on Pandora moths · Oregon State University

Pandora moths again take flight in Central Oregon (Bend Bulletin, 7/19/2015) Controlling pandora moth in central Oregon forests and landscapes (1992) Oregon State University Extension Service

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Attracting hummingbirds

July 8th, 2015 · Comments Off on Attracting hummingbirds · Oregon State University

Hummingbirds on the decline, but easy to attract (Portland Tribune, 7/2/2015) Attract hummingbirds to your garden [PDF] (2002) Oregon State University Extension Service

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Klamath River salmon

May 21st, 2015 · Comments Off on Klamath River salmon · Oregon State University

Major fish kill likely in Klamath River as salmon parasite thrives in drought (Oregonian, 5/20/2015) Management of salmon mortality caused by ceratomyxa shasta in the Klamath River system [PDF] (2006) Oregon State University, Sea Grant College Program

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Gardening with native plants

March 11th, 2015 · Comments Off on Gardening with native plants · Oregon State University

A primer on native plants (Portland Tribune, 3/10/2015) GardenSmart Oregon : a guide to non-invasive plants [PDF] (2008) Oregon State University Extension Service

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Groundwater pollution from drywell

January 20th, 2015 · Comments Off on Groundwater pollution from drywell · Oregon State University

DEQ fines Battin Power in Milwaukie; company appeals (Portland Tribune, 1/19/2015) Drywells [PDF] (2011) Oregon State University, Sea Grant College Program

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Pesticide drift

December 1st, 2014 · Comments Off on Pesticide drift · Dept. of Forestry, Oregon State University

How One Complaint Reveals The Flaws In Oregon’s Pesticide Regulation (OPB, 12/1/2014) Oregon Department of Forestry aerial pesticide application monitoring : final report [PDF] (2000) Oregon Department of Forestry, Forest Practices Monitoring Program Chemicals and other petroleum products [PDF] (2013) Oregon Deptartment of Forestry, Private Forests Program Preventing water contamination and pesticide drift : a checklist […]

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Oregon cranberry harvest

October 27th, 2014 · Comments Off on Oregon cranberry harvest · Oregon State University

Cranberry farmers struggle with high supply, low prices (Capital Press, 10/23/2014) Oregon cranberries at a glance [PDF] (2009) Oregon State University, Department of Horticulture and Extension Service

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Western gray squirrel habitat

October 16th, 2014 · Comments Off on Western gray squirrel habitat · Oregon State University

Threatened species found at Salem Hospital site (Willamette Live, 10/15/2014) Western gray squirrel : Sciurus griseus [PDF] (2005) Oregon State University, Extension Service

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Wildfire Prevention

August 1st, 2014 · Comments Off on Wildfire Prevention · Dept. of Forestry, State Fire Marshal, Oregon State University

Kitzhaber Calls On Oregonians To Prevent Wildfires (My Central Oregon, 7/29/2014) Wildfire knows no season : stop fires before they start [PDF] (2014) Oregon Department of Forestry Protecting forests from fire [PDF] (2007) Oregon Department of Forestry Safe debris burning [PDF] (2009) Oregon Department of Forestry No more firewood to split [PDF] (2007) Oregon State […]

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Oregon values and beliefs

October 8th, 2013 · Comments Off on Oregon values and beliefs · Oregon Health & Science University, Oregon State University

Survey shows Oregonians broadly support land-use principles (Capital Press, 10/8/2013) Comprehensive Oregon Values & Beliefs Project Uncovers Oregonians’ Opinions About Issues Across the State (Lund Report, 10/8/2013) Oregon values & beliefs surveys project summaries (2013) Oregon Health and Sciences University, Oregon State University Top findings from the OVB surveys [PDF] (2013) Oregon Health and Sciences […]

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Columbia River contaminated fish

September 24th, 2013 · Comments Off on Columbia River contaminated fish · Dept. of Human Services, Oregon State University

Columbia River’s contaminated ‘resident’ fish dangerous, say Oregon health authorities (Oregonian, 9/23/2013) Some Columbia River fish too toxic (Statesman Journal, 9/23/2013) Issues regarding mercury in Pacific Northwest seafood [PDF] (2004) Oregon State University. Sea Grant College Program PCBs, polychlorinated biphenyls [PDF] (1993) Oregon Department of Human Services

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