Cape Horn is a concrete and earth-filled dam on the upper Eel River in Mendocino County. About 140 miles north of San Francisco, the dam was built in 1907 and blocks the waters of the Eel to form the Van … Read more
What did natural California look like before the arrival of Europeans? Laura Cunningham paints it.
Record-breaking rainfall drenched much of the Bay Area in late October and again around Christmas, leading to flooding, power outages, snarled traffic — and a great season for a fish that has had it rough in recent years. For East-Bay … Read more
Is bad news good news for the Bay and Delta’s diminishing flows?
A new project from The Nature Conservancy looks into the state of California’s wild salmon populations.