Lake Shasta


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1,036.80 FEET
Full Pool: 1,067.0
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Down On The Interstate

Date: 8/18/2017 1:26:00 PM

This McClaren (with British Columbia plates) passed me on the lovely stretch of I-5 near Lake Shasta. Sorry about the splattered insect on my windshield. I saw several of these trucks in southern Oregon carrying tires so big they qualify as an oversize load

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3 children’s deaths in Shasta Lake shine light on lack of boater training

Chico Enterprise-Record

Date: 8/16/2017 6:30:00 PM

Redding >> In his years patrolling Lake Shasta, Shasta County Boating Safety Sgt. Rob Sandbloom has seen how clueless some people are when it comes to the motorized vessels they’re using. “I’ll be stopping my boat, wave them over to come talk to me

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VIDEO: 7-year-old girl dies after jet ski hits her while she was swimming in Shasta Lake


Date: 8/14/2017 10:33:00 PM

SHASTA LAKE (KRON) — A 7-year-old girl swimming in Shasta Lake was killed after getting hit by a jet ski over the weekend. The girl was swimming behind a houseboat Saturday when 29-year-old Phong Ly, on a rented jet ski, hit the girl and the houseboat

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Red Bluff man busted with drugs, cash in Shasta Lake

Red Bluff Daily News

Date: 8/14/2017 12:22:00 PM

Shasta Lake >> A Red Bluff man was arrested and charged after a traffic stop late Saturday when officers uncovered a half-pound of methamphetamine and $3,000 cash in his vehicle. A Shasta County sheriff’s deputy stopped Gustavo Montano, 30, who was

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Conflict and change mark the California water world

Central Valley Business Times

Date: 8/14/2017 3:36:00 AM

1933: Central Valley Project that now has 20 reservoirs and goes 450 miles from Lake Shasta to Bakersfield. It has 11 power plants and even three fish hatcheries. • 1933: Central Valley Act of 1933 produced the State Water Project. The voters in a

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• River: Sacramento River
• Length: 365 Miles
• Surface Area: 29,750 Acres
• Maximum Depth: 517 feet
Shasta Lake is a reservoir in Shasta County, California, United States. It is within the Whiskeytown–Shasta–Trinity National Recreation Area, operated by the Shasta-Trinity National Forest. It is also popularly known as "Lake Shasta".
It is impounded by Shasta Dam, the ninth tallest dam in the United States. Known as the keystone of the Central Valley Project, the outflow of Shasta Dam provides electricity and irrigation water. It also provides Sacramento River flood control below the dam for the Sacramento Valley.
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