And once again we ended up with an extra, outdoorsy limerick that didn't make it on the air--an embarrassment of riches, one might say--so you can play along at home. Fill in the blank with the word or phrase from this week's Oregon news:
Our beaches, our trails, and our trees
And our hikes in the soft summer breeze,
All depend the Lottery,
Whose forecast is totter-y--
We may have to increase __________ .
(Answer in the Comments below, or in this week's Spanning the State.)