Lake Shasta News

3/24/2017 10:48:00 PM
Redding Record Searchlight
Other big-ticket items like a signed Golden State Warriors’ Kevin Durant jersey, vacation trips to Napa Valley and houseboating on Lake Shasta were up for bidding. There were even local items such as a signed baseball bat from Knights’ coaching legend ...

3/23/2017 8:19:00 AM
Wauwatosa Now
To many in the North State, above-normal rainfall is welcome news. “I think it’s excellent news,” said Matt Doyle, general manager of Lake Shasta Caverns. “It was kind of surprising, the amount of rainfall this winter. December, January and ...

3/22/2017 7:00:00 PM
Lebanon Express
But Ward isn’t walking away this time, in fact, he’s trying to defend his title. In January, he fished at Lake Shasta, Calif. for the first Wild West Bass Trail Pro-Am tournament of the year. He finished 19th out of 130 competitors. “After winning ...

3/22/2017 5:11:00 PM
globalpossibilities.org
He currently owns a 1,600-acre ‘wildlife preserve’ next to Lake Shasta in Northern California, and his personal off-grid residence was featured in a cover article on the renewable energy magazine, Home Power. Dane initially focused his efforts and ...

3/22/2017 12:13:00 PM
Public CEO
Could we not accelerate the process by recharging, for example, much of the over 2 MAF released from the Oroville dam during the three weeks of emergency releases in February (not counting Lake Shasta and other releases)? Some of that water has in fact ...

3/21/2017 12:21:00 PM
classifieds.newsobserver.com
Majestic 5 bedroom, 6 bathroom home sits amongst the trees above Lake Shasta. 6712~ sq ft, 7 car garage, newly built, and the list goes on. Call me for additional details and to schedule a showing! http://craigsauer3d.com/3d-model/house-in-lakehead/skinned/

3/21/2017 8:29:00 AM
rvdailyreport.com
Dillon Hobbs was arrested on suspicion of four misdemeanor counts associated with stealing money from the stations at various sites around Lake Shasta, according to U.S. Forest Service officials. Shasta Recreation Company, which operates recreation sites ...

3/20/2017 7:00:00 PM
Albany Democrat-Herald
But Ward isn’t walking away this time, in fact, he’s trying to defend his title. In January, he fished at Lake Shasta, Calif. for the first Wild West Bass Trail Pro-Am tournament of the year. He finished 19th out of 130 competitors. “After winning ...

3/20/2017 5:54:00 PM
Redding Record Searchlight
Dillon Hobbs was arrested on suspicion of four misdemeanor counts associated with stealing money from the stations at various sites around Lake Shasta, according to U.S. Forest Service officials. Shasta Recreation Company, which operates recreation sites ...

3/17/2017 1:04:00 PM
judithcurry.com
As California sought to restock its 6 year drought depleted reservoirs, January’s rainfall soared to 232% of average. Lake Shasta rose rapidly from 31% of capacity to 95% in 7 months (August 2016 to February 23, 2017). This is raising concerns for the ...

3/16/2017
NWS Southeast River Forecast Center
Water Resources Outlook (March 2017)

3/15/2017 2:27:00 PM
idealist.org
Seven Tepees Youth Program is a nonprofit, community based organization that provides comprehensive youth development and college access and persistence services to over 1,000 youth annually through two programs: The Learning Center and The College ...

3/10/2017 3:48:00 PM
Patch
"As of February 11, Lake Oroville stood at 151-percent of the historical average, Folsom Lake was at 144-percent, Lake Shasta was at 138-percent, and Lake McClure was at 182-percent," NASA said. According to the California Department of Water Resources ...

3/9/2017 8:26:00 AM
YubaNet
Fourth, there are alternatives to surface reservoirs for both storage and flood control. Lake Shasta, the biggest reservoir in the State, holds about 4.5 million acre-feet of water. The groundwater basin in the San Joaquin Valley is being overdrafted at a ...

3/8/2017 10:54:00 AM
The Trinity Journal
We were at Costco last week and I was talking to a couple (over the coffee grinder). They live in Redding and have always taken their patio boat to Lake Shasta. I told them Trinity Lake is beautiful and this is the perfect year to be on it. They are going ...

3/7/2017 8:01:00 AM
classifieds.sacbee.com
Majestic 5 bedroom, 6 bathroom home sits amongst the trees above Lake Shasta. 6712~ sq ft, 7 car garage, newly built, and the list goes on. Call me for additional details and to schedule a showing! http://craigsauer3d.com/3d-model/house-in-lakehead/skinned/

3/6/2017
Southeast River Forecast Center
Water Resources Outlook (March 2017)

3/5/2017 8:23:00 PM
Redding Record Searchlight
The reservoir, about a third of the size of Lake Shasta, would be filled with water pumped in from the Sacramento River and used for irrigation and drinking water. The authority wants to apply for funding under a $7.5 billion water bond approved by voters ...

3/2/2017 6:31:00 AM
wakeup-world.com
He currently owns a 1,600-acre ‘wildlife preserve’ next to Lake Shasta in Northern California, and his personal off-grid residence was featured in a cover article on the renewable energy magazine, Home Power. Dane initially focused his efforts and ...

3/1/2017 11:18:00 PM
Chico Enterprise-Record
Often the lake falls in the winter, when it should be rising, because the state is releasing water for fish in the river, to flush out the delta or to compensate for the federal government holding back water in Lake Shasta. The state treats Lake Oroville ...

3/1/2017 7:57:00 PM
Lake County Record Bee
However, this week’s statewide snowpack is already at 163 percent of the April average. Water levels at Lake Shasta are 114 percent above historic average; San Luis Reservoir, west of Los Banos, 115 percent; and Lake Oroville, which is struggling with ...

3/1/2017 7:13:00 PM
The Santa Cruz Sentinel
The result: The state’s major reservoirs are already full and overflowing. Lake Shasta is 114 percent greater than the historic average; San Luis Reservoir, west of Los Banos, is 115 percent of the average. Lake Oroville, which has been grappling with a ...

3/1/2017 9:30:00 AM
mercurynews.com
However, today’s statewide snowpack is already at 163 percent of the April average. Water levels at Lake Shasta are 114 percent above historic average; San Luis Reservoir, west of Los Banos, 115 percent; and Lake Oroville, which is struggling with ...

2/28/2017 9:56:00 PM
KRCR News Channel 7
SHASTA LAKE, Calif. - The California Environmental Protection Agency published guidelines for acceptable chemicals in fish caught in Shasta Lake. Fisherman Chestopulus Anthony said most local fishermen do not eat the fish they catch at Shasta Lake because ...

2/28/2017 5:28:00 PM
MSN
The Central Valley Project, launched in 1933, consists of 20 dams and reservoirs, including Lake Shasta, the state’s largest. The system’s 500 miles of canals and aqueducts deliver water across 35 counties.

2/26/2017 3:47:00 PM
KRCR News Channel 7
SNOW AMOUNTS...Between 2 and 4 inches of snow expected for mountain passes, including Interstate 5 north of Lake Shasta. PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS... A Winter Weather Advisory for snow means that periods of snow will cause primarily travel ...

2/25/2017 9:15:00 PM
Chico Enterprise-Record
As for recreation, Lake Shasta — which is a federal project, as opposed to the state project in Oroville — has many more marinas, campgrounds and roads around it. Lake Oroville is treated like a bathtub, rising and falling. Many summers, especially ...

2/25/2017 7:54:00 PM
KRCR News Channel 7
SNOW AMOUNTS...Between 2 and 5 inches of snow expected for mountain passes, including Interstate 5 north of Lake Shasta. PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS... A Winter Weather Advisory for snow means that periods of snow will cause primarily travel ...

2/25/2017 7:15:00 PM
Redding Record Searchlight
Redding Fire Chief Gerry Gray said on Twitter the high flows will continue through about midweek. Lake Shasta sat at about 90 percent of its 4.55-million-acre-foot capacity, according to the DWR. High flows continue. Keswick Dam outflow will remain at 70K ...

2/25/2017 12:58:00 AM
Weather Underground
The state’s largest reservoir, Lake Shasta, is now at 93% capacity. Last year at this time it was at 83% and at one point, during the peak of the drought in 2015 it was as low as 37% of capacity. Much of Blue Canyon’s precipitation has fallen as snow ...

2/24/2017 1:06:00 AM
Circle of Blue
Reuters 1,982 cubic meters per second Rate of water spilled from Lake Shasta, California’s largest reservoir, during a 15-minute test of the dam’s top gates in preparation for snowmelt later this spring. It was the first time the gates were opened in ...

2/24/2017 12:11:00 AM
Los Angeles Times
For the first time in almost two decades, water was released Wednesday from the topmost gates of the dam impounding Lake Shasta, California's largest reservoir, marking another milestone in what is shaping up to be the state's wettest year on record.

2/23/2017 2:30:00 PM
onenewspage.com
For the first time in almost two decades, water was released Thursday from the topmost gates of the dam impounding Lake Shasta, California's largest reservoir, marking another milestone in what is shaping up to be the state's wettest year on record.

2/23/2017
us.yahoo.com
For the first time in almost two decades, water was released Thursday from the topmost gates of the dam impounding Lake Shasta, California's largest reservoir, marking another milestone in what is shaping up to be the state's wettest year on record.

2/22/2017 11:17:00 PM
annuitynews.com
Water from runoff and tributaries was flowing into Lake Shasta on Tuesday at a rate of 94,000 cfs. The Shasta County Sheriff's Office said this week's river flow increases are necessary to create adequate water storage in the lake before more storms arrive.

2/22/2017
EPA
Last week, Oklahoma Attorney General Scott Pruitt was confirmed and sworn in as the 14th Administrator of EPA. Administrator Pruitt believes promoting and protecting a strong and healthy environment is one of the lifeblood priorities of the government, and EPA is a vital part of that mission. As Administrator, Mr. Pruitt…

2/21/2017 8:52:00 PM
ANewsCafe
He’s not comfortable with the capacity currently available in Lake Shasta. If he was running the show, he’d keep the level at least 50 feet below the top until the storm season passes. Examining the CDEC data for February, this would appear to be ...

2/21/2017 6:41:00 PM
Redding Record Searchlight
Water from runoff and tributaries was flowing into Lake Shasta on Tuesday at a rate of 94,000 cfs. The Shasta County Sheriff's Office said the river flow increases are necessary to create adequate water storage in the lake before more storms arrive.

2/21/2017
KRCR News Channel 7
Recent storms have made a mess in Shasta Lake as wood debris flowed off the banks and into the water. Lake Shasta Caverns General Manager Matt Doyle said the debris is nothing new for the lake and happens every year, but he's noticed even more at the start ...

2/20/2017 7:43:00 PM
sparkpeople.com
Very heavy rain predicted for tomorrow. This is the Shasta Dam. It is not the Oroville Dam, which burst. Lake Shasta supplies water for the all the agriculture in the Valley, and for our town, of course.

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