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8/29/2014 6:36:00 PM
Gizmodo
[The Sentinel] Image: Mau Horng California needs rain, and they need it bad. How bad? Just have a look at the GIF above. The first image shows Folsom Lake near Sacramento on July… Read…

8/29/2014 7:21:00 AM
kcra.com
Folsom Lake levels are high enough to fend off a 5 mph speed limit for Labor Day weekend -- and boaters are pleasantly surprised, considering the statewide drought. "We get to still use the lake. Summer is not over for us," said Tim Vas Dias, a boater who…

8/28/2014 10:09:00 PM
TheSacramento Bee
401 feet: Water level at Folsom Lake as of Thursday • 399 feet: Water level at which Folsom Lake invokes its 5 mph boating speed limit • 95: Percentage of the Napa Valley region wineries and restaurants that are open after Sunday’s earthquake • 3…

8/28/2014 9:35:00 PM
kcra.com
Folsom Lake levels are high enough to fend off a 5 mph speed limit for Labor Day weekend -- and boaters are pleasantly surprised, considering the statewide drought. "We get to still use the lake. Summer is not over for us," said Tim Vas Dias, a boater who…

8/28/2014 4:23:00 PM
The Record
They were inseparable. She enjoyed the outdoors, especially the water, whether she was at Folsom Lake, on the Delta or just in a swimming pool, of course always with Michael. Sharon is survived by her son, Michael Mendez, parents, Ed Marchese of Stockton…

8/28/2014 11:08:00 AM
San Francisco Chronicle
North state: Castle Crags, McArthur-Burney Falls. Valleys and foothills: Clear Lake, Colusa-Sacramento River, Folsom Lake, Indian Grinding Rock, Lake Oroville, Malakoff Diggins, San Luis Reservoir, Sugarloaf Ridge, Woodson Bridge. Sold out: Bothe-Napa…

8/27/2014 7:26:00 PM
San Francisco Gate
North state: Castle Crags, McArthur-Burney Falls. Valleys and foothills: Clear Lake, Colusa-Sacramento River, Folsom Lake, Indian Grinding Rock, Lake Oroville, Malakoff Diggins, San Luis Reservoir, Sugarloaf Ridge, Woodson Bridge. Sold out: Bothe-Napa…

8/27/2014 6:48:00 PM
Mashable
(Photo by Justin Sullivan/Getty Images) In this before-and-after composite image, full water levels are visible behind the Folsom Dam at Folsom Lake on July 20, 2011 in El Folsom, California. (Photo by Paul Hames/California Department of Water Resources…

8/27/2014 12:44:00 PM
Mashable
(Photo by Justin Sullivan/Getty Images) In this before-and-after composite image, full water levels are visible behind the Folsom Dam at Folsom Lake on July 20, 2011 in El Folsom, California. (Photo by Paul Hames/California Department of Water Resources…

8/27/2014 1:53:00 AM
Chico Enterprise-Record
A gallery of nine before-and-after aerial photos of Lake Oroville and Folsom Lake have been gathered at http://tinyurl.com/o5kvtfe that show the lakes full on July 20, 2011, and with low water levels as of this Aug. 19…

8/27/2014 1:00:00 AM
San Francisco Gate
North state: Castle Crags, McArthur-Burney Falls. Valleys & foothills: Clear Lake, Colusa-Sacramento River, Folsom Lake, Indian Grinding Rock, Lake Oroville, Malakoff Diggins, San Luis Reservoir, Sugarloaf Ridge, Woodson Bridge. Sold out: Bothe-Napa…

8/26/2014 8:48:00 PM
Oroville Mercury-Register
A gallery of nine before-and-after aerial photos of Lake Oroville and Folsom Lake have been gathered at http://tinyurl.com/o5kvtfe that show the lakes full on July 20, 2011, and with low water levels as of this Aug. 19…

8/26/2014 8:47:00 PM
Chico Enterprise-Record
Members of the Chico Triathlon Club competed in the Granite Bay Triathlon (Folsom Lake), which served as the California Sprint Distance Triathlon Club Championship, this past Saturday. The CTC won both the overall club championship and the fastest club honors…

8/26/2014 3:39:00 PM
The Dish
(Photo: Boaters launch their boats hundreds of yards away from designated boat ramps at Folsom Lake on August 19, 2014 in Folsom, California. As the severe drought in California continues for a third straight year, water levels in the State’s lakes and…

8/26/2014 11:48:00 AM
The Grower
click image to zoom Courtesy U.S. Geological SurveyWith a capacity slightly less than 1 million acre-feet, Folsom Lake just east of Sacramento, Calif., is one of the smaller reservoirs within the Central Valley Project. Just when you though the drought in…

8/26/2014 10:04:00 AM
KQED
For instance, as recently as April 2013, Lake Oroville was roughly 90 percent full. In late May 2013, Folsom Lake, pictured last in this series of images, was about 75 percent full. Both reservoirs fell to low levels during the dry, dry fall of 2013…

8/26/2014 9:01:00 AM
The Grower
click image to zoom Courtesy U.S. Geological SurveyWith a capacity slightly less than 1 million acre-feet, Folsom Lake just east of Sacramento, Calif., is one of the smaller reservoirs within the Central Valley Project. Just when you though the drought in…

8/25/2014 10:43:00 PM
The Sun
In these before-and-after images, full water levels are visible around Lake Oroville in Oroville, California and Folsom Lake in El Folsom, California on July 20, 2011 and low water levels are visible on August 19, 2014. As the severe drought in California…

8/25/2014 5:10:00 PM
Contra Costa Times
In these before-and-after images, full water levels are visible around Lake Oroville in Oroville, California and Folsom Lake in El Folsom, California on July 20, 2011 and low water levels are visible on August 19, 2014. As the severe drought in California…

8/25/2014 4:12:00 PM
Daily Breeze
In these before-and-after images, full water levels are visible around Lake Oroville in Oroville, California and Folsom Lake in El Folsom, California on July 20, 2011 and low water levels are visible on August 19, 2014. As the severe drought in California…

8/25/2014 9:42:00 AM
The Reoorter
Instead, Solano (11-7-3 last year) saw Folsom Lake (17-1-4) claim the conference crown and Mendocino grab second place to keep the Falcons out of the playoffs. With a more sophomore-heavy group this fall, Solano is looking to get back to the postseason…

8/23/2014 4:58:00 PM
TheSacramento Bee
Alberta Ciucci had vowed never to marry an athlete. In 1966, Doug and Albie ran into each other at Folsom Lake. Albie must have forgotten that the school’s student body president also was the quarterback and an all-state catcher who was drafted by the…

8/23/2014 2:46:00 PM
The Reoorter
Instead, Solano (11-7-3 last year) saw Folsom Lake (17-1-4) claim the conference crown and Mendocino grab second place to keep the Falcons out of the playoffs. With a more sophomore-heavy group this fall, Solano is looking to get back to the postseason…

8/23/2014 2:28:00 PM
Times-Herald
Instead, Solano (11-7-3 last year) saw Folsom Lake (17-1-4) claim the conference crown and Mendocino grab second place to keep the Falcons out of the playoffs. With a more sophomore-heavy group this fall, Solano is looking to get back to the postseason…

8/23/2014 2:23:00 PM
The Reoorter
Instead, Solano (11-7-3 last year) saw Folsom Lake (17-1-4) claim the conference crown and Mendocino grab second place to keep the Falcons out of the playoffs. With a more sophomore-heavy group this fall, Solano is looking to get back to the postseason…

8/23/2014 12:20:00 AM
WCNC Charlotte
SAN DIEGO (AP) — About 63 trillion gallons of water have been lost to drought in the western United States, enough to blanket the region with 4 inches of water, according to a study published Thursday. Researchers at the Scripps Institution of…

8/22/2014 4:32:00 AM
San Luis Obispo Tribune
Low water levels at Folsom Lake are causing an increase in air pollution from the $900 million Folsom Dam auxiliary spillway project. The lake is filled to just 40 percent of capacity, which has allowed construction to proceed without the use of marine…

8/21/2014 12:02:00 PM
Daily Mail
The result is a landscape transformed. Shocking before and after photos of California's Folsom Lake and Lake Oroville reveal the undeniably shriveling effects of three years of little to no rain up and down the Golden State's vital agricultural belt…

8/21/2014 3:55:00 AM
ABC News
continues for a third straight year, water levels in the State's lakes and reservoirs is reaching historic lows. Folsom Lake is currently at 40 percent of its total capacity of 977,000 acre feet. In this before-and-after composite image, above, the…

8/20/2014 10:11:00 AM
Daily Telegraph
Folsom Lake, shown here behind Folsom Dam, is currently at 40 per cent of its total capacity, exposing large swathes of dry lake bed. No region of California met Governor Jerry Brown’s request for a 20 percent reduction in water, although some were worse…

8/20/2014 8:52:00 AM
International Business Times
A white mineral band often compared to a bathtub ring marks the depleted water level. California's Folsom Lake is currently at 40% of its total capacity, while Lake Oroville is at just 32%. Large areas of the US have been subjected to drought and above…

8/20/2014 8:52:00 AM
News 10
Over the weekend Tessa went missing while they were at Folsom Lake near the Granite Bay Boat launch. Tessa was in the car while they were packing up and leaving, but moments later she vanished. She was last spotted in the nearby woods. "We have just been…

8/19/2014 11:58:00 PM
CBS Sacramento
FOLSOM LAKE (CBS13) — A Roseville woman is asking for help to find the dog she needs to help her hear. Tessa was last seen on Saturday near Folsom Lake. It’s not known whether the dog ran away or was taken. Either way, Sarah Himmelmann and her…

8/19/2014 8:43:00 PM
TheSacramento Bee
Low water levels at Folsom Lake are causing an increase in air pollution from the $900 million Folsom Dam auxiliary spillway project. The lake is filled to just 40 percent of capacity, which has allowed construction to proceed without the use of marine…

8/19/2014 6:12:00 AM
FOX 40
She went missing at the Folsom Lake Granite Bay boat launch Saturday night. After searching for her every day since then with no luck, family says they are now unsure of whether Tessa is lost or was stolen. If anyone has seen the pup, the family asks you…

8/15/2014 10:40:00 PM
Breitbart News
California's drought has been negatively affecting businesses throughout the Golden State, particularly in Folsom Lake, where water levels have shrunken so much that the area which should be bustling with beach-goers and water sport enthusiasts resembles a…

8/14/2014 10:35:00 PM
CBS Sacramento
FOLSOM LAKE (CBS13) — The drought isn’t just Folsom Lake, it’s also draining businesses around it that are dependent on a long, busy season on the water. From boat and equipment rentals to food and drink sales, many businesses are taking a hit, and…

8/14/2014 1:57:00 PM
Merced Sun-Star
Folsom Lake College and the Los Rios Community College District. The hourlong debate is scheduled to begin at 7 p.m. in front of a studio audience of about 100 people. “This is such an important election for us locally, and with the national audience…

8/14/2014 1:33:00 PM
Fresno Bee
Folsom Lake College and the Los Rios Community College District. The hour-long debate is scheduled to begin at 7 p.m. in front of a studio audience of about 100 people. “This is such an important election for us locally, and with the national audience…

8/13/2014 9:49:00 PM
CBS Sacramento
If the bond is approved by voters in November, it would take nearly a decade before the reservoir is filled and ready for use. It would hold nearly double the amount of water in Folsom Lake…


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