At Folsom Dam, the U.S. Bureau of Reclamation started releasing Folsom Lake water from the spillway at the top of the dam on March 7, 2016. Spokesman Shane Hunt said water would be released at around 8,000 cubic feet per second, nearly doubling the volume from the previous weekend. It marks the swiftest water releases since December 2012, when the reservoir released 9,000 cubic feet per second.
At Folsom Dam, the U.S. Bureau of Reclamation started releasing Folsom Lake water from the spillway at the top of the dam on March 7, 2016. Spokesman Shane Hunt said water would be released at around 8,000 cubic feet per second, nearly doubling the volume from the previous weekend. It marks the swiftest water releases since December 2012, when the reservoir released 9,000 cubic feet per second. Manny Crisostomo mcrisostomo@sacbee.com
At Folsom Dam, the U.S. Bureau of Reclamation started releasing Folsom Lake water from the spillway at the top of the dam on March 7, 2016. Spokesman Shane Hunt said water would be released at around 8,000 cubic feet per second, nearly doubling the volume from the previous weekend. It marks the swiftest water releases since December 2012, when the reservoir released 9,000 cubic feet per second. Manny Crisostomo mcrisostomo@sacbee.com

Is water wasted if we’ve got nowhere to keep it?

April 01, 2016 5:49 PM