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David Little: Raising Shasta Dam? It’ll never happen

Chico Enterprise-Record

Date: 3/18/2018 1:57:00 AM

It’s an off-stream reservoir, filled with the same water — winter runoff — that would fill a larger Lake Shasta. According to a study completed 14 years ago, Sites could store three times more water than the increased capacity from a Shasta Dam that

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LaMalfa says Shasta Dam raise not a top priority

Redding Record Searchlight

Date: 3/15/2018 6:14:00 PM

LaMalfa said that he is not against further studies of the dam, but he wants to make sure the residents and resort owners around Lake Shasta are compensated when the lake rises, forcing them to close or move. The bureau’s environmental reports say parts

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Southern California storms expected to continue into next week, National Weather Service says

Los Angeles Times

Date: 3/15/2018 2:40:00 PM

Reservoirs at Lake Shasta, Don Pedro and Pine Flat were all at 100% or above their historical average for this week. But those numbers hide the enduring long-term ills California continues to suffer from its stubborn drought. On Thursday, the U.S. Drought

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Federal budget proposes spending $20 million toward raising Shasta Dam

Chico Enterprise-Record

Date: 3/15/2018 10:06:00 AM

However, a spokesman for La Malfa said in 2015 that the congressman supports raising the dam, but wants to make sure property owners living around Lake Shasta will be compensated if their land is inundated by a higher lake level. The environmental studies

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Smith River Easter Lily Bulbs - A Case For Economic Withdrawal


Date: 3/13/2018 12:41:00 PM

"In 2012 lily growers applied 115,930 pounds of 1,3-dichloropropene and 131,913 pounds of metam sodium (the chemical that, in 1991, spilled into the Sacramento River, killing everything for 40 stream miles before diluting in Lake Shasta). These are both

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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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