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Science Jul 18This aquatic grass could help shellfish threatened by ocean acidification
An increase in carbon emissions are showing up not only in the air, but also in water. Now researchers and shellfish farmers are teaming up to see how marine plants can help stave off the effects of ocean acidification. Special…
Science Oct 06Oregon to transform lakes into batteries to charge electricity grid
A project in Oregon’s Klamath County is aiming to complement renewable energy development in the Northwest by creating a giant water battery.
Science Apr 01White nose syndrome strikes bats west of the Rockies for first time
White nose syndrome, a devastating bat disease, has now been confirmed in the Pacific Northwest.
Science Jul 22This lab is like CSI … for endangered wildlife
While there are other labs around the globe that specialize in specific types of plants and animals, a forensics lab in Ashland, Oregon is the only one in the world dedicated to solving crimes against all kinds of wildlife.