Articles by Paul Koberstein

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“Drill, baby, drill”

Stressed out Arctic wildlife face massive oil development all the easy places on Earth to find oil have been explored. The most fragile environments have been left for last. There’s no place more challenging for…


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A harsh new reality transforms the Arctic

Dramatic climate changes in the Arctic are sending an unmistakable signal that global warming is advancing much more rapidly on Earth than scientists thought. Many now say that the time to deal with the crisis…


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Forests in Distress

Sept. 16, 1990 By Kathie Durbin and Paul Koberstein Oregonian staff writers © 1990 Oregonian Publishing Company Summary: Years of overcutting have taken their toll on Northwest forests. As jobs vanish, the timber industry and…