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KBOO Radio is a community-powered station in Portland Oregon

    Fracked Gas on the Columbia

    Fracked Gas on the Columbia

    While all of us have been focused on the Covid-19 pandemic, a major
    recession, dramatic impacts of climate chaos and election madness, the fossil
    fuel industry continues its efforts to build fracked gas projects along the
    Columbia River.

    On this episode of Locus Focus we t...

    Diversifying Power

    Diversifying Power

    Joe Biden and Kamala Harris have won the election and despite Donald Trump's
    ongoing hissy fits, tens of millions of Americans are celebrating this
    victory for democracy. Yet this victory is attenuated by the millions of
    Americans who still voted for Trump and the other lea...

    Election Reflection 2020

    Election Reflection 2020

    In the midst of the most nerve wracking and unnerving election any of us in
    this country have ever experienced, how do we make sense of what’s going
    on, what should be going on and how not to go crazy keeping up with all the
    drama and suspense. On this episode of Locus Focu...

    Oaks Bottom: The Next Generation

    Oaks Bottom: The Next Generation

    If you walk along the bluff on Sellwood Blvd you are likely to see one of the
    neighborhood icons: a young man peering through a birding scope. Ezra Cohen
    is a fifteen year old student at the Portland Waldorf School and a passionate
    birder. For the last couple years he’s bee...

    Drones over the Willamette

    Drones over the Willamette

    Verizon is planning to build a drone testing facility along the Willamette
    River in North Portland. Until recently few people knew about this plan and
    it seems that Verizon hoped to get the project approved away from the public
    eye. However neighborhood activists got wind o...

    Extinction of Experience with Robert Michael Pyle

    Extinction of Experience with Robert Michael Pyle

    A couple weeks ago I had the wonderful opportunity to chat with Northwest
    environmental writer, poet, novelist and butterfly expert, Robert Michael
    Pyle, about  his new book Nature Matrix. We had a free-wheeling
    conversation, sitting on the front porch of my friend Susan Ba...

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