Folsom lake

Drought forces early removal of boats from Folsom Lake Marina

EL DORADO HILLS, CA - David and Linda Gordon have been boating on Folsom Lake for a quarter-century. Friday found El Dorado Hills couple at the marina, taking their boat out for on ...

El Dorado Hills resident wins 48th annual Camellia Cup

Sailor Craig Lee of El Dorado Hills had been competing in the Camellia Cup, the Sacramento area’s longest running sailboat regatta, since the age of 14. On Sunday, Lee finall ...

Task Force: ‘Human health’ is top priority of California's new drought plan

Flexibility was the word of the day for a multi-agency federal and state drought action plan released Wednesday. In a media conference call, members from multiple agencies fielded ...

Folsom Lake region teetering on deeper water cuts

Water usage continues to top regional agency meetings, ranging from El Dorado Irrigation District, Folsom City Council, San Juan Water District and Placer County Water Agency. EID ...

Solutions for the local water crisis requires action

We know government has no control over Mother Nature, but if there was a plan to store more water for dry years, we would not be experiencing such a water crisis today.  Whet ...

Drought is top of agenda for Folsom-Sacramento regional meeting

FOLSOM, CA - With California Gov. Jerry Brown officially declaring a drought, and Folsom Lake dropping more than 10 vertical feet in a month, local and regional leaders gather ...

H1 Unlimited hydroplanes unable to run at Folsom Lake this year

Officials of H1 Unlimited, the series that brought Unlimited Hydroplane racing back to Sacramento in 2013 after a 45 year absence, have announced that the low water level in Folsom ...

Folsom Lake facing drought level water again

FOLSOM, CA - It may be December and a storm may have blown through mid-month, but the level of water in Folsom Lake dropped 10 feet in elevation in just a matter of weeks. On Nov. ...

San Juan Water District announces Stage 2 water conservation measures

At the Aug. 15 meeting, the San Juan Water District Board of Directors adopted a Stage 2 Water Alert, meaning there is a possibility the agency’s water supply from Folsom Lak ...