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Environmental groups and small farmers say they will continue to fight a mega-dairy in Eastern Oregon that received a key permit. They say the dairy will harm water and air quality in the region. 

Mosier Groundwater Contaminated After Oil Train Derailment

Jul 20, 2016
Washington Department of Ecology

Oregon’s Department of Environmental Quality has found contaminated groundwater at the site of last month’s oil train derailment in the Columbia River Gorge.

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Groundwater in parts of the Columbia River Basin is declining. That’s one result from an analysis of long-term water supply and demand in Eastern Washington.