“Sacramento will be flirting with 100 degree temperatures for the next couple of days. The high on Wednesday was 97 degrees in Sacramento. That’s the forecast for the city on Thursday and Friday, too.”
From the Northern California Water Association (NCWA) blog:
“The Northern California Water Association has developed a new infographic highlighting the Pacific Flyway lands in the Sacramento Valley. … Every fall, the region transitions into prime habitat for the shorebirds, migratory waterfowl, raptors and other species that utilize the Flyway.
From Water | Food | Environment — The Blog of David Guy:
“In a brilliant new display on the intersection between the natural and human landscape, Butte County photographer Geoff Fricker explores the essence of the Sacramento Valley and reveals why the region is a California treasure that is unparalleled anywhere in the world.”
“The House of Representatives, on a vote of 412-4, approved legislation to move an array of Sacramento-area flood control projects forward, concluding [Rep. Doris] Matsui’s nearly four-year quest for the bill.”
“The East Bay Municipal Utility District this month will begin diverting water from the Sacramento River for the first time ever, a clear sign that the drought is literally causing ripples across the state.”