Searching for Salmonflies

A Deschutes rainbow
Each year all over the West, the famous salmonfly (Pteronarcys Californica) hatch comes around in May and June, depending on where you are and the water temperature. It's always a guessing game with anglers trying to pinpoint when they're going to pop. You wait to hear reports of seeing

Hats off to EPA: Nine Mile Canyon rightly gets reprieve

Our hats are off to the Environmental Protection Agency for issuing what amounts to a reprieve of sorts for the priceless archaeological treasures in Nine Mile Canyon.

Without the EPA putting the brakes on expansion of natural gas drilling, the more than 10,000 petroglyphs and ruins in the

Carbon sequestration will need government support for 20-50 years

To develop meaningful investment in carbon capture and sequestration (CCS), the government needs to provide stable, long-term price signals and research funding -- leadership it hasn't demonstrated to date, according to a new paper by the nonprofit research group World Resources Institute.