The U.S. House approved a bill that would effectively stop the spilling of water from four Pacific Northwest dams to help migrating salmon reach the Pacific Ocean.
Officials in Idaho now say a total of four barrels containing radioactive sludge at an eastern Idaho
Critics said the policy shift is designed to restrict the agency from citing peer-reviewed public-health studies that use patient medical records that must be kept confidential under patient privacy laws.
Ongoing drought and wildfires have cattle ranchers in at least five Southwestern U.S. states scrambl
Oregon Water Resources Department staff will be on hand to explain the new rules and answer questions during each of the three open houses.
Several snow storms in the mountains and rain showers in the valleys during March and into April have been key in improving the region’s water conditions.
Breaching the Lower Snake River dams in southeastern Washington has been a heated debate for decades.
Savvy sea lions continue to prey on vulnerable salmon and steelhead runs at Willamette Falls, even after wildlife officials tried relocating 10 of the animals to a beach on the Oregon Coast more than 200 miles away.
Supreme Court tries to pin down what consittutes "substantial degradation" of fish runs
Snohomish Conservation District hands out awards
Idaho officials have approved an agreement allowing a utility company's $216.5 million in relicensing expenses for a three-dam hydroelectric project on the Snake River on the Idaho-Oregon border
The Oregon Water Resources Commission has approved emergency temporary rules granting preferences to water rights for human consumption in Klamath County, as well as livestock watering in the Williamson River Basin.
A judge has found that Oregon farmer Bill Case should be held liable for violating the Clean Water Act without a jury trial.
Idaho Water Resource Board approves $30,000 study of mitigation options for dam reservoir expansion.