Oregon Explorer Topics Content

A riparian zone or corridor is the name given to the land adjacent to a stream, river or...
The word "uplands" is used to describe the higher-elevation areas between river and stream valleys...
Habitat is the place where a plant or animal species naturally lives and grows. A description of...
The arid, sagebrush-dominated landscape of the Lakes Basin may not seem ecologically diverse, but...
When defining wildlife habitats, biologists generally consider both the type of vegetation and...