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Environmental Group Sues Medford Over Wastewater Treatment Pollution In Rogue River

Environmentalists and fishermen say algae growth downstream are hurting invertebrates young salmon rely on.

An environmental group sued the Southern Oregon city of Medford Wednesday over wastewater discharge in the Rogue River. 61 more words

OPB - Oregon Public Broadcasting

Suit claims Medford treatment plant polluting Rogue

Water-quality advocates filed suit Monday to force the city of Medford to clean water discharged into the Rogue River by its sewage-treatment plant, alleging the city has known for five years that its releases illegally harm the Rogue’s aquatic balance but failed to fix it. 48 more words

Mail Tribune

Road Trip: Drenched! Rogue River & Meyers Beach - Day 2

When we drove into Gold Beach at the end of our first day of our amazing road trip to San Francisco, I noticed the sign that read, “Jerry’s Rogue Jets.”  I immediately laughed, thinking this is not a business name that instills trust and reliability. 842 more words

Travel

ANKENY MORNING, WRENTIT IN MY FACE

I was on my way to Chico this morning.  An early start got me to Ankeny NWR by 8AM.  The surprising bird of the visit was a Common Yellowthroat… only because it was a female.  371 more words

Birds

Whisky Creek Cabin (Rogue River Trail) 03-May-2018

The plan had been to explore the trail from Hobson Horn toward Silver Peak and the Illinois River. To do so required that the Bear Camp Road – the usual shuttle route for Rogue River backpackers and rafters between Grave Creek and Foster Bar – be open. 183 more words

Hiking

One-two punch: Pleasing pie, roaring river

Rushing at 410,000 gallons a minute, the Rogue River roared for us today. Our visit to the Rogue Gorge above Medford followed by lunch next door at the rustic Beckie’s Restaurant. 46 more words

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Rogue River Trail from Grave Creek

When the backpacking stars align you have to go. Got back from a nice trip to Arizona with a Grand Canyon visit highlight to realize that the weather was perfect for a Southern Oregon backpacking trip on the Rogue River. 697 more words

Backpacking