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Oak Creek, a 3.5 long tributary of Marys River in Corvallis, Ore., sits still on a brisk morning on Oct. 3. Oak Creek has a significant impact on the local environment but human pollution has warmed the water temperature and affected the various organisms that live in it.

On Oak Creek, ‘what we do upstream affects downstream’

Ashton McCracken , News Contributor
October 15, 2021

Correction: This story has been updated to say that baptisms in Oak Creek were performed by Euro-American settlers. A previous version incorrectly stated that these baptisms were done by the Kalapuya tribe. Oak...

House plants can be a welcome addition to a house or apartment.

Botany experts provide tips for student house-plant owners

Taryn Hugo, News Contributor
March 2, 2020

“Who doesn’t want to be around plants?” asks senior instructor for the department of Horticulture, Alan Shay.According to Shay, plants add a heightened level of joy to people’s lives, however,...

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