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March 1 Snow Results

All the rain and snow is sure piling up outside in the Sierra Nevada. The Kern River Basin is no exception. At 169% of normal for March 1, it looks like we will have a great chance of snow being … Continue reading

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Tree Mortality (Video)

It can be easy to forget about the drought’s impacts on residents of California, especially in the lower elevations. Sure some water restrictions are in place and potentially higher water bills have passed through your mailbox. However, have you had … Continue reading

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Video: Horseshoe Meadow Loop

A group of four head out from the Golden Trout Wilderness for an overnight adventure. It begins and ends in Horseshoe Meadow. Not all the footage in the video is from the GTW, but this may give you a peek … Continue reading

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Snow is Coming

It is nice to see the potential for snow fallĀ in a weather report. The National Weather Service based in Hanford, CA, is currently predicting several days of possible snow falling into the Sierra Nevada mountains. The weather chart above is … Continue reading

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History: Two New Sources

Updated the history section of the site. There are two new history accounts regarding the Golden Trout Wilderness. The first is an old document scanned by Google regarding Golden Trout fisheries surveys in the Southern Sierra Nevada mountains. This document … Continue reading

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Fish Fire Webcam

You can watch the Fish Fire from Sherman Peak. Here are the instructions to do so. Follow this link: http://rockyags.cr.usgs.gov/cgi-bin/camHist_movie.pl From the drop down menu, select “Sherman Peak Webcam #2” Once the page refreshes, click on the “last” button below … Continue reading

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