Outdoors

Outdoors Lost & Found Photos: February 8 ice storm Lost & Found Photos: February 8 ice storm(Photo Gallery)
After 2 days of snow, a layer of ice formed around trees, signs, light fixtures, cars - anything stationary outdoors. I took the dog for a walk at dusk, shot some photos, got home in time for dinner - and the power to go out for 6 days. These photos from February 8, 2014, got lost in the process.
Outdoors Group retracing trek of wandering Oregon wolf OR-7 Group retracing trek of wandering Oregon wolf OR-7
Wildlife advocates are preparing to retrace the 1,200-mile path of a wandering wolf whose trek in 2011 across Oregon and California attracted worldwide attention, hoping their upcoming journey will help build greater acceptance of wolves as they reclaim lost territories across the West.
Outdoors Voices crying for help stop in huge landslide Voices crying for help stop in huge landslide(Photo Gallery)(Video)
Voices of people crying for help in the wreckage of a deadly Washington state mudslide have stopped, and hopes of finding any more survivors waned as searchers pulled more bodies from the tangled debris field and crews worked through the night into Monday.
Outdoors Wyden, Merkley seek new way to pay to fight big wildfires Wyden, Merkley seek new way to pay to fight big wildfires
A bipartisan effort underway in Congress would change the way the country pays to fight catastrophic wildfires, tapping natural disaster funds instead of money intended for fire prevention, lawmakers from Oregon and Idaho said Monday.