wildlife

Collisions with deer

Oregon drivers tops in West when it comes to deer collisions (Portland Tribune, 10/4/17)

Insurer warns Oregon drivers of risk of hitting deer, especially in deer mating season, October through December (Register Guard, 10/5/17)

Wildlife crossing ahead : seven points to watch for [PDF] (2016) Oregon Department of Transportation

Marbled murrelet protection

Oregon Considering Added Protections For Reclusive Coastal Seabird (OPB, 10/2/17)

Status review of the Marbled Murrelet (Brachyramphus marmoratus) in Oregon and evaluation of criteria to reclassify the species from threatened to endangered under the Oregon Endangered Species Act [PDF] (2017) Oregon Department of Fish and Wildlife