Major North Lake Events
Last modified on: Friday, 06-Dec-2013 02:34:27 EST
Trinity Lake Report
12/6/13 - The lake is holding at 2,277', down 93' from the spillway. The 90-day outlook from NOAA says we have equal chances of having above or below normal precipitation.
Burn Ban Lifted as of Nov. 11
CalFire has lifted the yard debris burn ban as of Monday, Nov. 11. You can now do safe and sane burning of your yard debris piles.
Please do it safely — read the CalFire announcemnt. You must still have
a North Coast Air Quality Management District permit to burn, and you must call every morning to find out if it is a legal
burn day. See the announcement above for details.
Trinity Center CSD Board Vacancies
There will be a Special Meeting of the TCCSD board on December 10 to select and submit CSD board member appointments
to the county Board of Supervisors. This special meeting will be held at the IOOF Hall at 6:30p.
There is an unusual number of CSD board seats up for election this year. Due to the timing of regularly expiring terms, and past
board appointments, four seats were scheduled for election. Only two incumbents applied for office, and therefore, according to state
regulations, no election was held. The two returning incumbents, Mike McHugh and Drew Rusnak, were appointed by the Board of
Supervisors to fill two of the openings.
The remaining two seats will be filled by selecting from applicants to the CSD board.
Here is the notice of the two openings and the list of
qualifications. At the December 10 meeting, the CSD board will select two candidates to submit to the Board of Supervisors for
Bay Delta Conservation Plan and Delta Tunnels
Controversy continues as more people become aware of the Governor's proposal to divert Northern Calif water south through
two 32-foot diameter tunnels under the Delta. You can read much about this plan on our Stop
the Tunnels page. Below are some recent articles and news:
2013 Late-Summer Supplemental Water Release from Trinity Dam
Websites and Documents for Fish Monitoring, River Levels and Temperatures, and Return Forecast
USBR and Court Documents
TLRA submitted comments on both documents to the USBR
and Department of Interior Secretary Sally Jewell on July 31, 2013.
TRLA has a voting seat on the Trinity River advisory committee, know as the Trinity River Adaptive
Management Working Group (TAMWG), attends TMC meetings, and is a member of the Trinity Count Collaborative Group.