Environment/Climate

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Nature's Way

Airs at: Sat, 04/22/2023 at 5:00pm - 6:00pm
  Nature’s Way Music and Expert Discussion About Climate Change   KBOO - 90.7 FM   kboo.fm/listennow 5:00 p.m. - 6:00 p.m. Saturday, April 22, 2023   An hour-long exploration of Earth Day 2023 and its connection to the profound issue of climate change. Hosted by Swing... Read more

Interview with Protect Thacker Pass Organizers

Airs at: Sat, 04/22/2023 at 7:30am - 8:00am
  Protect Thacker Pass Interview with Max Wilbert By Emma Lugo   The Biden administration is set to engage in a years-long project which will devastate huge tracts of land in southeast Oregon in order to engage in lithium mining.  These mining projects have the potentia... Read more

The Gap on 04/21/23

Airs at: Fri, 04/21/2023 at 8:00am - 9:00am
Produced for The Gap
  On this episode of the Gap:  Portland's REI closure may not really be about crime (cough, unionization cough, cough) Former PPA President Brian Hunzeker resigns from PPB for holding two cop jobs on opposite sides of the Columbia Whiplash! Portland City Council reverses... Read more

Earth Day edition of Sounds Unsound

Airs at: Sun, 04/23/2023 at 12:00am - 3:00am
Produced for Sounds Unsound
Earth Day edition of Sounds Unsound. The third hour will be all nature sounds, no human intervention. Read more

Rise When the Rooster Crows - Old-Time Earth Day Special

Airs at: Sat, 04/22/2023 at 6:00am - 7:30am
Start the Earth Day celebration at sunrise on KBOO.  In this Old-Time Earth Day episode, Rise When the Rooster Crows will celebrate Earth Day with traditional North American music, its roots, branches, and beyond. Artists in this episode include Molsky's Mountain Drifters... Read more

Old Mole Variety Hour for April 24, 2023

Airs at: Mon, 04/24/2023 at 9:00am - 10:00am
Produced for Old Mole Variety Hour
  Norm Diamond hosts this episode of the Old Mole, which includes the following segments: The Politics of Security Leaks: On April 13th, Air National Guardsman Jack Texeira from Massachusetts was arrested by the FBI over the leak of classified US intelligence documents on... Read more

Portland's Green Reckoning

Airs at: Mon, 04/24/2023 at 10:00am - 11:00am
Produced for Locus Focus
Portland prides itself on its green reputation, but it's becoming more and more apparent that we are facing a number of environmental contradictions and challenges that belie this reputation. According to Bob Sallinger, Urban Conservation Director for Willamette Riverkeeper... Read more

Rise When the Rooster Crows - Old-Time Earth Day

Airs at: Thu, 04/20/2023 at 5:30am - 7:00am
Tune in to KBOO to get a headstart on Earth Day. In this Old-Time Earth Day episode, Rise When the Rooster Crows will celebrate Earth Day with traditional North American music, its roots, branches, and beyond. Artists in this episode include Molsky's Mountain Drifters; Be... Read more

Drug Policy, Environmental Protection, and the Rights of Indigenous People

Airs at: Wed, 04/19/2023 at 6:30pm - 7:00pm
Produced for Free Culture Radio
On this edition of Free Culture Radio: Drug Policy, Environmental Protection, and the Rights of Indigenous People Efforts are ongoing around the world to better align national and international drug policies with other crucial areas of concern including protecting the envi... Read more

Spring Rebellion

Airs at: Mon, 04/24/2023 at 9:00am - 10:00am
Produced for Old Mole Variety Hour
Extinction Rebellion PDX (XRPDX) is launching what it describes as a Spring Rebellion beginning on April 24th with a series of non-violent actions against banks and other industries that profit from fossil fuels. Jan Haaken talks with Lynn Spitaleri Handlin, organizer with ... Read more