Oregon State University Press

For fifty years, Oregon State University Press has been publishing exceptional books about the Pacific Northwest—its people and landscapes, its flora and fauna, its history and cultural heritage. The Press has played a vital role in the region’s literary life, providing readers with a better understanding of what it means to be an Oregonian. Today, Oregon State University Press publishes distinguished books in several academic areas from environmental history and natural resource management to indigenous studies.

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Remembering the Power of Words

The Life of an Oregon Activist, Legislator, and Community Leader

Oregon State University Press
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Among Penguins

A Bird Man in Antarctica

Oregon State University Press

An adventurous and witty account of bird scientist and photographer Noah Strycker’s stay at a remote field camp in the Antarctic studying Adélie penguins.

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Thunder Tree

Lessons from an Urban Wildland

Oregon State University Press
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Potluck

Community on the Edge of Wilderness

Oregon State University Press
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Pathfinder

Blazing a New Wilderness Trail in Modern America

Oregon State University Press

Pacific Northwest Trail founder Ron Strickland shares his stories about and from the trail.

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Dragonflies and Damselflies of Oregon

A Field Guide

Oregon State University Press
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Toward One Oregon

Rural-Urban Interdependence and the Evolution of a State

Oregon State University Press
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Voodoo Vintners

Oregon's Astonishing Biodynamic Winegrowers

Oregon State University Press
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Life Histories of Cascadia Butterflies

Oregon State University Press

The first book to present the life histories of the entire butterfly fauna of a North American geographic region.

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Wading for Bugs

Exploring Streams with the Experts

Oregon State University Press

Field stories from aquatic biologists that reveal what it’s like to study stream insects and to make discoveries that could help stream health and conservation.

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Light on the Devils

Coming of Age on the Klamath

Oregon State University Press
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Up the Capitol Steps

A Woman's March to the Governorship

Oregon State University Press
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Wild in the City

Exploring the Intertwine: The Portland-Vancouver Region's Network of Parks, Trails, and Natural Areas

Oregon State University Press
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Portland in Three Centuries

The Place and the People

Oregon State University Press
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Finding the River

An Environmental History of the Elwha

Oregon State University Press
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Public Lands, Public Debates

A Century of Controversy

Oregon State University Press

This environmental history explores the history of conservation thinking and the development of a government agency with stewardship as its mission.

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Oregon Plans

The Making of an Unquiet Land-Use Revolution

Oregon State University Press

Oregon Plans provides a rich, detailed, and nuanced analysis of the origins and early evolution of Oregon’s nationally renowned land-use planning program.

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