Nevada Irrigation Districts Lakes and Canals have Unusal Titles

How’s the water out there in Wiskey Diggins Canal? Was the Fiddler Green Canal titled after an early day musician? Did you ever wonder how the DSL Canal was named? The names of water storage and distribution facilities throughout NID are colorful and unusual but, unfortunately, the origination of many of them has been lost […]

Bill Wells Tour of the Delta

httpv://youtu.be/P_GLn8SKwGA Join some Delta rats for a short tour of the fabulous California Delta.  Bill Wells the Executive Director of the California Delta Chambers & Visitor’s Bureau gives a tour of Georgiana Slough and Walnut Grove, Mark Wilson a professional fishing consultant gives some tips for fishing in the Rio Vista area, and finally visit the […]

Scotts Flat Lake January 2013

Scotts Flat Reservoir seems to be very close to the spillway elevation which is approximately 3074.8 feet in elevation. That’s the elevation in which the water starts flowing out due to increase in volume from rainfall or from release of water from upper dams.  As of today, the elevation of the water is 3073 or […]

600lb Black Marlin Jumps in Boat and Lands on the Crew!

httpv://youtu.be/WWaJNXnH1_g Captured on four cameras, a nice black marlin off Cairns, Australia jumps and lands aboard the “Little Audrey.” The crew was lucky to escape with only minor injuries and the feisty marlin was released. Little Audrey Game fishing Charters www.littleaudrey.com.au For all your real estate needs Email or call today: John J. O’Dell Realtor® […]

The Town of Washington (originally called Indiana Camp) Nevada County, CA

By Judy J. Pinegar This little town in Nevada County is located on the banks of the South Fork of the Yuba River. It is located off Highway 20 between Nevada City and Interstate 80. Washington boasts a population on about 200, but that fluctuates seasonally and the town has a lot of tourist traffic […]

Kill All the Striped Bass in the Delta – Bay Delta Canal Plan (BDCP) Update

By Bill Wells 350 angry striped bass fishermen met with Department of Fish  & Game (DFG) officials at the Portuguese Hall in Rio Vista recently.  Marty Gingras a biologist with the DFG spoke of their plans to eradicate the striped bass due to its predation on the salmon.  The reality, as we have explained before […]