Oregon Chub Makes History

SPRINGFIELD, Ore. — An Oregon native is making national news. The tiny minnow or Chub is the first fish species proposed to be de-listed under the Endangered Species Act. The Oregon Chub is only found in the Oregon Willamette Valley. When the species was first listed back in 1993, there were under a thousand fish … Continue reading »

Owl vs. Owl

CORVALLIS, Ore. — If you follow Dr. Eric Forsman into the forest, you may notice he spends a lot of time calling and looking for owls that aren’t there. Forsman, a research wildlife biologist for the U.S. Forest Service, has been studying the spotted owl since the late 1960s and he understands, perhaps better than … Continue reading »