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Boaters can help prevent spread of invasive species

If you are one of the many recreational boaters who enjoys wake sport activities, you may be unwittingly contributing to the spread of aquatic...

State of the Lake Report for 2016 released | Clarity up in winter, down...

Clarity levels at Lake Tahoe in 2016 increased in winter and decreased in summer, according to the UC Davis Tahoe Environmental Research Center, which released...

Our Place in the Milky Way Galaxy

Our view of the cosmos is hidden by the light scattering of the Sun during the daylight hours causing the illusion of a blue...

Ultraviolet light used in battle to save Lake Tahoe

The use of ultraviolet light will be tested in open waters of Lake Tahoe to kill aquatic invasive plants in a joint venture by...

Working to protect the Truckee River

  The Truckee River is a jewel that runs from Lake Tahoe through Truckee and Reno and ends in Pyramid Lake. The Truckee River is...

The moons of Jupiter

Jules Verne (1828-1905) wrote adventure stories about a trip “From the Earth to the Moon” and a visit to “The Mysterious Island;” only two...

Plastics impact on world oceans

“The Smog of the Sea” chronicles a 1-week journey through the remote waters of the Sargasso Sea to assess the impact of plastics on...

No dogs on Upper Truckee Marsh

The Upper Truckee Marsh is closed to dogs through July 31 as part of the California Tahoe Conservancy’s annual seasonal dog closure. The purpose of...

Black Wall closed to climbing

The Access Fund and Truckee Donner Land Trust have called for a temporary voluntary closure on the mid-section of Black Wall on Donner Summit...

Erosion closes Tahoe beaches

The California Tahoe Conservancy has limited public access and temporarily closed portions of some South Shore beaches to protect sensitive habitat and limit erosion. After...

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