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Green Algae in the Trinity River

Green Algae in the Trinity River

Is it Good?  Is it Bad? You may have noticed green algae in the Trinity River this past summer and wondered what it was, where it came from, and why it’s more than usual?  The RCD has put together a simple one-page informative flyer about the algae.  In addition to posting here on TrinityRiver.org, you’ll find the flyer at various river kiosks and river community hubs around the county.  We hope it answers your questions. For more information about how…

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20th Anniversary Trinity River Salmon Festival

20th Anniversary Trinity River Salmon Festival

Join us for the 20th Anniversary (that’s right!) Trinity River Salmon Festival. October 13th, 10am-4pm at the Highland Art Center Meadow on Main St., Weaverville, CA. Special Animal Show at 1pm by the Turtle Bay Exploration Park (Please leave your animal friends at home to protect the wild ones).  Music!  Philosopher’s Tone, Don Hall & The Conrad Gulch Ramblers performing throughout the day. Celebrate and explore salmon through family activities, games, art, music, traditionally prepared salmon dinners, and hand crafted…

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Emergency Flow Change on the Trinity River 7-26-2018

Emergency Flow Change on the Trinity River 7-26-2018

Due to the Carr fire, the Carr Powerhouse is shut down. Releases from Lewiston Dam on 7/26/2018 increased from the summer base flow as follows: 10 am: from 450 cfs to 550 cfs 12 noon: from 550 cfs to 750 cfs. Check water levels before entering the river at trrp.net

Winner of the 2018 Photo Contest Announced!

Winner of the 2018 Photo Contest Announced!

Congratulations to Mike Dixon for winning the 2018 Trinity River Photo Contest! (Click on “Read More” below to see winning photograph) Members of the community, and local schools were asked to submit their best photo that represents any “Trinity River Watershed”. Voting took place through Facebook, tcrcd.net, and at Weaverville Farmers Market. Mike’s beautiful photo of Weaver Creek will be printed on reusable shopping bags, and will be highlighted in the Trinity River Restoration Program’s 2019 monthly calendar. Thank you…

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2018 Trinity River Photo Contest

2018 Trinity River Photo Contest

Calling all Trinity County photographers All Ages!  Submit your photo of the Trinity River, a tributary, or a location within the Trinity River watershed for a chance to to be included in a 2019 Trinity River Calendar and, if you win 1st, your photo printed on re-usable shopping bags that will  be distributed throughout the Trinity River region. To Enter: Must be a Trinity County resident Limit of 1 photo submission per person Entries must be emailed by May 31,…

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