Harry Lyons & Rick McCann, Ecosystem Restoration on Clear Lake
Join us this evening as Harry Lyons and his musical partner Rick McCann will talk (and sing) about Clear Lake and the restoration of Middle Creek, one of the lake’s major tributaries.
Tuesday, January. 15, 7PM
Ukiah City Council Chambers,
300 Seminary Ave. Ukiah, CA
The northern end of Clear Lake adjacent to Rodman Slough and Middle Creek was blocked off with levees, between 1900 and 1940, and the land was “reclaimed” for agricultural use. A project is currently under way to breach the levees, and restore 1,650 acres of lake and wetland. Bloody Island will again be an island. The additional water resulting from the increased lake area will be allocated to municipal districtsView more