One way to experience the Oregon Country Fair is to wander aimlessly. Another way is to be on a mission. The "Stewardship Scavenger Hunt" gives attendees the chance to learn about the land -- and to win a prize!
Oregon State University has received funding for a new class of research vessel for the U.S. Academic Fleet. The $122 million grant from the National Science Foundation is the largest in the university’s history.
There are over 500 species of bees in Oregon, 250 of which can be found in the Willamette valley. You can help count them at the first annual community bee count being held in Eugene Saturday, July 15.