Storms dislodge hyacinth from Tuolumne

Heavy flows on the Tuolumne River in Modesto, California, have cleared out water hyacinth, a nonnative plant that degrades fish habitat and boating, in January, 2017. (John Holland/jholland@modbee.com)
Heavy flows on the Tuolumne River in Modesto, California, have cleared out water hyacinth, a nonnative plant that degrades fish habitat and boating, in January, 2017. (John Holland/jholland@modbee.com)

Storms leave best water outlook in half-decade

January 14, 2017 05:18 PM