Hughson-area resident Ken West built this air boat three years ago and normally can glide along on the Tuolumne River. Recently, though, he got stuck in a mass of water hyacinth.
Hughson-area resident Ken West built this air boat three years ago and normally can glide along on the Tuolumne River. Recently, though, he got stuck in a mass of water hyacinth. Mike Keckler
Hughson-area resident Ken West built this air boat three years ago and normally can glide along on the Tuolumne River. Recently, though, he got stuck in a mass of water hyacinth. Mike Keckler

Air boat no match for Tuolumne River hyacinth

March 16, 2015 5:24 PM